Jalanidhi observed Human Rights Day
Tvpm,10th Dec: Jalanidhi observed World Human rights Day . Inorder to spread human rights literacy worldwide, and for Jalanidhi , Executive Director Sri. T Bhaskaran IAS recited the human rights oath, and the whole staff of project management unit pledged. Executive Director explained about the importance of human rights, in his address.
Paramkunnu scheme inaugurated
8 Dec , 2014: The Paramkkunnu scheme of KRWSA is inaugurated by Sri. Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, Deputy Opposition Leader.The scheme is a premium model, he said in the address. More schemes to be commissioned at the gramapanchayath. The commissioned scheme costs 46 lakhs.
Kashmir Relief Fund
Shri.T.Bhaskaran. IAS, Executive Direct, KRWSA handing over the Jammu and Kashmir Relief fund collected by the employees of Kerala Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (KRWSA) to Dr.K.M.Abrham. IAS, Additional Chief Secretary, Finance, Government of Kerala on 9th December 2014.
New recruits of KRWSA trained in project activities
Tvm, 14 Nov: The new recruits of KRWSA comprising of Senior Engineers, Project Commissioners, Accountants, and Junior Project Commissioners were given an Induction cum Technical Training from 11th to 14th November 2014 at Hotel highland, Trivandrum. Twenty Five new recruits of the above category attended the programme. The objective of the programme was to inculcate the basic philosophy and impart the knowledge of various aspects of Jalanidhi project including implementation aspects. The programme was inaugurated by Shri.S.Sreevalsan, Director (F&A) in the absence of Shri.T.Bhaskaran IAS, Executive Director. Shri. M.Premlal (Director (HRD), Shri.V.L. Mohan Kumar, (Director (Operations) Sri.K. Mohan (Director (Technical) and Shri.S Arun Raj (Director (M&E) took classes on various aspects. External Sector experts, Management Experts were also delivered lectures on various topics. The training session was practical cum classroom, case study, experience sharing modes. The participants got an opportunity for learning by doing the customised version of Tally and WATER CAD. The practical sessions were done in the lab of KWA, Trivandrum. The feedback of the participants shows the programme was result oriented and to give them a better understanding of the Jalanidhi Project. During the course of the programme Shri.T.Bhaskaran.IAS, Executive Director had a detailed interaction with the participants. ED has emphasised the need for timely completion of the project and achieving the project goals. The participants were given course completion certificates.
Challenge the Change
Kotayam, 21 Oct: KRWSA organized two days programme on MTR Preparation cum Team Bonding Workshop christened as Challenge the Change on 21st and 22nd of October 2014. All staff members from PMU and RPMUs from the level of Directors to Team Assistants attended. The programme was organised at Hotel Abad Whispering Palms, Kumarakom in an enchanting atmosphere. The objective of the programme was to plan the next years of KRWSA activities and build team cohesion among the different levels of the staff. The first day of the programme exclusively set apart for the team bonding and second day scheduled for a detailed discussion on the preparation of mid –term review. The programme was inaugurated by Shri.T.Bhaskaran.IAS, Executive Director. All Directors attended the inaugural function. Team bonding programme was chiefly facilitated by Shri.Venugopal, Senior Trainer (HRD), JCI. The training session was enriched with vibrant team exercises that brought the participants to retrospect their team efficiency and ways for improvement. The evening of the first day was supplemented with various cultural programmes by the participants and a stage show by Mr.Sabu and team, Vaikom. The second day the participants had detailed and elaborate discussion on the preparation of Mid-Term Review to be scheduled by the World Bank during the last week of November 2014.The feedback of the participants shows the programme is an eye-opener in improving the team efficiency to achieve the desired goal in the time frame.
BG Federation Training conducted at Kannur RPMU
Wayanad,10 Jul: KRWSA organized district level one day training for the office bearers of BG Federation in all project districts under RPMU Kannur. The main objectives of the training is to equip the Office Bearers of BG federation and concerned SO staffs & GPST on relevance of BG federation, to familiarize the SO staff and GPST with the BG federation Bye-law, to orient BG federation office bearers on the roles and responsibilities of BG federation and to make realize the BG federation office bearers on the scope of sustainability of Jalanidhi Projects.
KRWSA arranged 3 batches of training programme has been organised under RPMU Kannur, on 08.07.2014 at Kasaragod, 09.10.2014 at Kannur and 10.07.2014 at Wayanadu respectively. In each programme, the participants of the programme comprised from SO TL, CDS, PCs and 3 office bearers from each GP
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The World Bank Short Technical Mission reached Thiruvananthapuram
4 May, Tvpm: The World Bank Short Technical Mission reached Thiruvananthapuram. The team arrived to review the project progress and to evaluate the operations of Jalanidhi II. The team have meetings with PMU officials as well as RPMU officials, on the project implementation. Team led by Sri. Abdu Muwonge, TTL, and Sri. GV Abhyankar, Sr. WATSAN Specialist, Dr. DM Mohan, , Sri. Luiz Andrez, Sri. George Joseph reviews the project. Representative of Department of Economic Affairs, Govt. of India is also participating in the mission. Sri. T Bhaskaran IAS, Executive Director, KRWSA and the Directors and officials attends the meeting. The mission is upto 7th May.
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Jalanidhi conducted O& M Manual vetting workshop
28 Apr, Trissur: Jalanidhi conducted Operation and Maintainence Manual vetting workshop at the office of Socio Economic Unit Foundation , Peringavu, Thrissur. The pre-final draft of O&M manual is discussed and vetted in the workshop.The workshop is piloted by Sri. Premlal M,Director HRD, and Sri. PV Lalachan, Sri. Sureshbabu, - Dy. Dtrs, Sri. Shaheer MP, Sri. George Mathew, Sri. Jose James - Mgr. CDs, Sri. Christin M Joseph, Sri. KA Yohannan - TDSs and Sri. Subhash - Trg. Splt attended.