State Level Review Meeting of RPMU Malappuram and Idukki held on 12th and 13th of July 2015.
State Level review meeting of Project Commissioners and Junior Project Commissioners under the jurisdiction of RPMU Malappuram and Kannur was held on 12th and 13th of July 2015 at Perinthalmanna and Kottayam respectively. Smt.Tinku Biswal.IAS, Executive Director presided the review meetings. The review meeting was based on data entered in JIMS. In her introductory remarks the Executive Director has emphasised the need for strengthening of community participation for ensuring the long term sustainability. The PCs and JPCs are more proactive in keeping the action plan and implement the project as per action plan. Data update in JIMS should be concurrently done to ensure the effective project progress review; she categorically mentioned that from this month onwards the review should be based on the data updated in JIMS. All Directors of PMU and Team of officers from RPMUs attended the review.
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State Level Review Meeting Progressing at Kannur.
State level review meeting of Project Commissioners and Junior Project Commissioners of RPMU Kannur is progressing . Smt.Tinku Biswal IAS, Executive Director is presided over the meeting. The Review is based on the JIMS data back up. In her introductory remarks Executive Director categorically mentioned that the PCs and JPCs should be more proactive in ensuring timely project implementation. Presently the process of community participation is found to be weak and it should be strengthened. Data update in JIMS will be done concurrently for ensuring effective project progress review. All Directors and RPMU team of Kannur has attended the review.
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One day Orientation Programme on Jalanidhi Information Management (JIMS)
Thiruvananthapuram, 31 July: One day orientation Programme on Jalanidhi Information Management (JIMS) held at KWA Training Centre on 31st July 2015. This training was organized to create awareness regarding JIMS to the staff members of Support Organisations (SOs) and Grama Panchayath Action Team (GPAT) of batch 3 GPs. The objective of the workshop is to provide in depth orientation on various aspects like basic activities including inputting data in JIMS software and its application, benefits at various levels. The training Programme was inaugurated by Smt. Tinku Biswal IAS, Executive Director, KRWSA. The Executive Director in his remarks emphasized the roles and responsibilities of SO/GPAT staff are very crucial in time bound implementation of the project. The SO/GPAT staffs should update the JIMS for ensuring the transparency. Mr.M.Premlal, Director (HRD) presided the inaugural session, narrated the importance of JIMS in ensuring transparency and accountability in project implementation. Mr.V.L.Mohankumar, Director (Operations), Mrs.K.Shyamala, Director (Fin & Admn),Mr. Arun Raj.S, Director (M&E), Mr. K. N Suresh Babu (DDHR) attended the inaugural function. Sri. K.Promod, DD(M&E) took classes on various aspects of JIMS. Mr.Nishad and Mr.Noufal from M/s Origami Technologies has provided required support in the training programme. A total of 45 staff from 23 GPs attended the workshop. The feedback of the participants shows that they are able to use the JIMS and update the date on a real-time basis.
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Induction Training to Supporting Organization staff of Batch III - GPs in Kozhikode District held at Perinthalmanna
Perinthalmanna, 30th July 2015:Comprehensive Induction Training Programme for Support Organization staff members of - 7GPs Batch III of Kozhikode District held from 28th to 30th July 2015 at KPM Residency Perinthalmanna. The programme was begins with the commemoration of Sri APJ Abdul Kalam, Former President of India. The new recruits comprising of Team Leaders, Senior Engineers, Community Development specialists, Accountants, and Community Facilitators attended in the programme. The objective of the Programme was to impart the basic philosophy and inculcate the knowledge of various aspects and components of Jalanidhi Programme. Shri. .K N Suresh Babu (Deputy Director - HR) detailed the objectives of the workshop. Shri. Abdul Latheef Regional Project Director, RPMU Malappuram inaugurated the training Programme. A total of thirty five participants attended the programme. The Motivation, communication and team buildings session was facilitated by Dr. Kriparaj K bobby, Trainer, Calicut. Shri. Premlal Director (HRD), Shri. P R Narandra Dev (Sector expert) Shri. Jayachandran, Accounts Officer , RPMU Malappuram, Shri. K N Suresh Babu (DDHR), Shri. George Mathew (Manager- CD RPMU Kannur), Shri. K Pramod (DDME) Shri. M.P Shaheer (Manager-CD Malappuram) and Shri.Shajan Jacob WCS, RPMU Malappuram took classes on various aspects. An experience sharing session facilitated by Shri. Shaji Team Leader, Poothady GP has been included in the training programme. The overall training sessions comprises classroom cum group activities, case study, discussion and experience sharing modes. The evening of the second day was enriched with various cultural programmes by the participants. The feedback of the participants shows the programme was effective and to give them a better understanding of the Jalanidhi Project.
Two Days State Level Workshop on IEC for Supporting Organization and One Day Team Leaders meet held at Kovalam
Kovalam, TVM: July 22, 2015: Two Days State Level Workshop on IEC for Supporting Organization and One Day Team Leaders meet for Batch III GPs held at Kovalam.The three days Programme was organized from 22nd to 24th of July 2015 at Hotel Udaya Samudra, Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram. The main objective of the workshop was to familiarize the Communication Strategy for the batch 3 SO/GPAT teams. The participants get an opportunity to interact with various IEC professionals in the development sector. . Mr. M. Premlal, Director HRD, presided over the session and detailed the objective of the workshop. The workshop was facilitated by Smt. Vandhana Mehra Communications Officer, The World Bank and Smt. Surekhapillai, Consultant, The World Bank. Smt.Tinku Biswal.IAS, Executive Director, addressed the participants and emphasized the need for strengthening the community participation in ensuring the sustainability of investments made. External experts from Kudumbasree, KSACS and CCDU and Experienced Team Leaders from Batch II GPs shared their success stories and best practices respectively. The work shop demonstrated various IEC tools such as role play, documentation exercise, group activities and deliberations. On 24th of July 2015 the Team leaders Meet was held. All Team Leaders from Batch III GPs attended. Shri. Suresh Babu K. N, Deputy Director (HRD),Shri, Jose James Manager (CD), Shri. Shaheer M. P, Manager (CD), Shri. Christine Joseph, Shri. Yohannan A, Tribal development specialists, Shri. Mini. K, Shri Subhash M, Training specialists attended the Programme.
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Induction Training to Supporting Organization staff of Batch III - GPs of Palakkad and Malappuram District Organized at Aluva
Aluva, 18th July 2015:Comprehensive Induction Training Programme for Supporting Organization staff of Batch III - GPs in Palakkad and Malappuram District Organized at Aluva. The new recruits comprising of Team Leaders, Senior Engineers, Community Development specialists, Accountants, and Community Facilitators attended in the Programme. The Induction training Programme was held from 15th to 17th July 2015. The objective of the Programme was to impart the basic philosophy and inculcate the knowledge of various aspects and components of Jalanidhi Programme. Shri.M. Premlal, Director HRD presided over the session and delivered the keynote address which details the objective of the Programme. Dr. Sabu Varghese, Regional Project Director, Idukki, Shri. Abdul Latheef.K.V.M, Regional Project Director, Malappuram, facilitated the training Programme. All together 30 participants attended the training Programme.
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One day BG Sustainability workshop held at Adimali
Adimali: 10th July 2015:One day workshop was organized by KRWSA at Adimali for evolving strategies for BG sustainability of Tribal BGs of Idukki District. The Programme was held on 10th July 2015 at Hotel MGS Residency, Adimali, Idukki. The Workshop was felicitated by Shri. V L Mohan Kumar Director Operations, KRWSA. Shri.M. Premlal, Director HRD presided the workshop proceedings. The participants of the workshop are Social Development Officers of KRWSA, Officials from Tribal, Forest Departments, GP Presidents, SO Directors, Team Leaders, and experts from the water sector and tribal sector. The Programme was proposed to develop an approach paper on the strategies for sustained support both institutional and operational in long run to the BGs and to formulate strategies, plans, and plan of action by the GPs and BG Federation. Altogether 30 participants attended the Programme.
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Induction Training to GPAT staff of Batch III - GPs in Idukki District started at Thodupuzha
Thodupuzha, 7th July:Comprehensive Induction Training Programme for GPAT staff members of Batch III - GPs in Idukki District started at Thodupuzha. The new recruits comprising of Team Leaders, Senior Engineers, Community Development specialists, Accountants, and Community Facilitators attended in the programme. The Induction training programme is organised from 7th to 9th July 2015 at Sicilia Hotel Thodupuzha. The objective of the Programme was to impart the basic philosophy and inculcate the knowledge of various aspects and components of Jalanidhi Programme. Shri. .K N Suresh Babu (Deputy Director -HR) detailed the objectives of the workshop. Dr. Sabu Varghese, Regional Project Director inaugurated the training Programme. All together 30 participants attended the training programme.
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- One Day Workshop on Sustainability of Water Supply Schemes held.
- One Day Workshop of JIMS started at PMU, Trivandrum
- Comprehensive Induction Workshop for Grama Panchyath Action Team (GPAT) of Kasaragode and Kottayam Held
- Workshop to develop post implementation support strategy for Tribal BGs held at Kalpatta