UDMRD Activities 2007 - 2008

17th May 07 205 drivers took advantage of the HIV-AIDS program, organized in Patiala by Dr. Raj Kumar.
   
13th Sept 07 We organized a hygiene sanitation, nutrition & diet camp for 2 days at Shiella, Meghalaya as a follow up to the previous year’s program for adult education, conducted on 02nd Oct 2006. The focus again was on adult education for better livelihood.
   
14th Nov. 07 The Australian High Commission has kindly agreed to help operate the embroidery cum tailoring center at Sant Nagar. Knitting classes were also held where 40 women were given wool free of cost to knit beautiful sweaters.
   
25th Dec. 07 24 boys & girls were given free computer training (Basic course & internet) at 9 Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 21.
   
8th March 08 Legal awareness camp was organized at Sant Nagar, Burari to education women on their rights.
   
24 & 25 April 08 A 2 days legal awareness camp was organized at Aizwal where 120 local women were educated about their rights.
15th July 08 Our representative visited North Cachar to determine requirement for pipeline from water source to taps at Kelolo village. This work will be commenced with active support of Kirloskar.
14th Aug. 08 Flag hoisting & counseling for education with SHG.
23RD Aug. 08 A team was sent to Lalit pur, Jhansi (BundelKhand area) to study possibilities of constructing water preservation tanks.
   
01 st Sept. 08 President & team travelled to Rajasthan & Madhya Pradesh to present Rape Victims’ Report to National Commission for Women.
   
22nd Sept. 08 A team of 5 volunteers went to Madhepura (Bihar) to offer support to flood victims.
24th Sept. 08 Acting High Commissioner of Australia went to Burari’s "The stitching & Knitting" project and distributed certificates to students who had successfully completed the course.
   
22nd Nov. 08 Our Burari institute participated in the "OZ Haat" Mela at the AHC (Australian High Commission Complex).