SIEDS

Project Brief: Training shelter for women near Kolar, Karnataka
Project Type: One Time / Infrastructure (description)
Primary Focus: girls (description)

Secondary Focus: other

Area: Rural
Supporting Chapter Contact: Seattle
Status: completed - requirements ended
Project Steward: B. Ashok
Project Partner(s): Madhu R
Other Contacts:
Project Address: , No.33/1-9, Thiagaraj Layout, Jaibharat Nagar, M S Nagar Post,,Bangalore,
KARNATAKA  560033
Tel: 080-25492782/ 3 / 1
Stewarding Chapter: Seattle
Dec 2005SeattleUSD 4000

Total = $4000

This is for a training shelter for women near Kolar, Karnataka. The women are from backgrounds related to personal violence such as wife beating, physical and mental abuse, alcoholic husband, bigamy seeking judicial intervention in cases of separation, divorce, maintenance, child custody, sexual violence within marriage, retrieval of marital property and so on.

Asha supported infrastructure costs for computers, class furniture and a tv/dvd system for the shelter.
SIEDS has been working since 1976 in a range of areas like women's upliftment, rural, urban and tribal communities, environment and ecology, film and communications, art and culture, peace and militarisation, housing and building craft, civil and democratic rights et al.