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Yusuf Meherally Centre is working in flood affected Kerala

Yusuf Meherally Centre is working in flood affected Kuttanad area. Based at Thalavady village in Alleppey, its volunteers cleaned anganwadis, schools and houses of sick and elderly people in that village. Having worked in relief operations in worst natural calamities like the Gujarat Cyclone, floods in Orissa, Uttarakhand and Jammu

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environment

Environment at YMC Yusuf Meherally Centre runs various project to protect environment in nearby the centre. By Admin The Yusuf Meherally Centre took up an afforestation programme on a large scale during the years 1984-1990. The Centre had received a generous grant of Rs.11.00 lakhs from NWDB ( National Wastelands

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KHADI GRAMODYOG ANDOLAN – ANNUAL REVIEW OF PROGRESS

KHADI GRAMODYOG ANDOLAN – ANNUAL REVIEW OF PROGRESS The Khadi Gramodyog Andolan launched at Rajkot (Gujarat) on January 30, 2005, had its sixth annual review meeting in Mumbai on the Gandhi Nirvan Din, January 30, 2012. Khadi Gramodyog Andolan (KGA) is an initiative of the Yusuf Meherally Centre alongwith, Mumbai

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Paradigm Shift

Since late 90’s of the last century the Centre started talking of a paradigm shift. Its experience of development, in general, and of rural areas, in particular, led it to conclude that all through history those who have strived to achieve development have given something extra to those who already

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Rural Development Model

Definition The Centre has defined rural development as micro-watershed development plus organic farming plus non-conventional energy plus village industries and marketing their products. This definition is a culmination of nearly two and a half decades of experience in rural development. Assumption and Biases There are certain statistics, assumptions and biases.

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