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Thematic approach

The Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme focuses on two key themes in our work to help socially excluded groups in India: non-discriminatory access to livelihood opportunities and the right to basic services. Sustainable livelihoods In the seven PACS-targeted...

health and nutrition

Health and nutrition

The Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS) Programme seeks to increase non-discriminatory access to healthcare systems and services for socially excluded groups, through programmes including National Rural Health Mission, Janani Suraksha Yojana, RSBY and ICDS. Our work on health and...

Access to resources

Status of implementation

2007 To monitor the implementation of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA), launched in February 2006 and operational in 200 of India’s poorest districts, the Wada Na Todo Abhiyan comprising several civil society organisations, together with PACS Programme...