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PACS overview brochure

Brochure: PACS 2009-16 The Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) brochure provides an overview of the second phase of the programme, from 2009-16. It gives an insight into our mission, vision and objectives for the second stage of work. Find more about the first phase of our programme (2001-08) in our history section. Download the PACS […]

Annual Reports

Annual Reports A selection of reports and studies conducted by various international and national agencies and active civil society organisations. Reports on key areas Livelihood security State of India’s livelihoods (PDF 3.4MB on external website) ACCESS report on trends related to livelihoods of the poor. Basic services National Human Development Report 2001 Planning Commission analysis […]


Geographical Fact Sheet

PACS district coverage PACS covers 90 districts in seven states of India: Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Read more about the districts we cover in our programme areas section, or download a full list below.


PACS Posters

PACS promotional posters We’ve produced a set of three posters to promote the Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme. The posters reflect the spirit of the programme – towards inclusive development. Download and print your copies below to use in your office or community. Download a poster

RSBY training manual and handbook

RSBY training manual and handbook

This training course on Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) is designed for participants from Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). The key objectives of this training manual are: Developing shared understanding and sensitization of the participants on RSBY perspective, processes and steps involved in the scheme implementation of the scheme and role of CSOs in RSBY. Enhancing […]

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RSBY Campaign Highlights

This newsletter gives an update on activities and highlights of RSBY campaign by PACS across five states. It also captures stories and case studies from the ground on successes and challenges…

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Change Scape

A newsletter that highlights a selection of stories from partners and socially excluded groups that PACS works…