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International Women’s Day: 8 March 2020

To celebrate International Women’s Day, many of our community women from Nithari, along with Mera Sahara teachers participated in the march with full fervor to show our solidarity on the multitude of issues faced by women and to hope for a more gender just society.

Talk with Gynecologist: 28th February, 2020

We conducted a talk by a Gynecologist on menstrual health and nutrition for pregnant women and post delivery care in partnership with the Lioness club. They also distributed sanitary napkins to promote better menstrual hygiene and care for the women and girls.

One Billion Rising Movement 2020

JWP has been associated with the One Billion Rising Movement since its inception in India. It is coordinated by Ms. Kamla Bhasin. OBR strives to end rape and violence against women.

Guest Lecture at Shaheed Bhagat Singh College : February, 2020

Assistant Director, Padmini Kumar was invited as a speaker to talk on Women’s Reservation in the Parliament by Shaheed Bhagat Singh College’s Women’s Development Cell in February, 2020

Widows Transforming Lives, Accelerating Change : 19th February 2020

Dr. Jyotsna Chatterji chairing the session on International Day of Single Women and Widows, an event organised by The Guild for Service in partnership with UN Women.

Celebration of Shaheed Diwas and Gandhi Smriti: 30th January 2020

In honour of Shaheed Diwas and
Gandhi Smriti, students, teachers and volunteers of Mera Sahara celebrated 30th January, 2020 as Non-Violence Day.

Republic Day Celebrations: 26th
January, 2020

Republic Day was celebrated at the Mera Sahara Centre and the students prepared a cultural show with dance, songs and poem recitation. Army Veterans Brig. Gupta and Col. Amjad Ali were invited as our Chief guests.

Guest Lecture by Advocate Bulbul Das: January 2020

Advocate Bulbul Das was invited as a resource person JWP to facilitate a discussion on marital discord and domestic violence.

 

Blood Check-Up : December 2020

Blood group and Hemoglobin checked for our community women and children at the Mera Sahara Centre-in partnership with the Lioness Club.

International Day of People with Disabilities – 3rd December 2019

World Disability Day – Awareness presentation was given by Ms. Maheshwari Chaudhary, JWP Resource person

Roko Cancer : 11th November 2020

JWP in partnership with Lioness Club collaborated with a Noida based health organisation called ‘Roko Cancer’ on 11th November, 2019. Awareness around cancer along with a health check up was conducted.

Social Audit in collaboration with
India Alliance for Child Right and
World Vision: October 2019

A social audit was conducted at our Centre to assess the access children have to their rights and the extent to which they can access them, based 20 articles under the UNCRC. Over 50 students between 10 18 years (boys and girls) along with male and female caregivers participated in the audit.

Salesforce event: 12th October, 2019
JWP was invited to participate at the Noida Trailblazer Community Mega event in collaboration with the New Delhi Nonprofit Group and Salesforce as a local NGO partner in October, 2019. Students from Mera Sahara performed a dance to raise awareness about Domestic Violence and a play on the Constitution of India.