Norway Students from Sharana visit Rural College for Women

As a first such joint initiative between Women Studies’ Department- Pondicherry University, Kasthurba College for Women-Villianur, and Sharana collaborated in a half day program at the Kasthurba College for Women titled GENDER, RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION: AN INTERFACE.

While Sharana regularly receives students pursuing Continue reading

Friends International and Sharana – A workshop and a Partnership

An intense rich and layered workshop by Mr. Vuthy, ChildSafe Alliance Coordinator for Southeast Asia and Ms Marie, Technical Advisor ChildSafe from Friends International was the first milestone achieved by Sharana with arguably the most esteemed partner in the field in the immersion and proposed formulation and implementation of a Child Safe Alliance policy and embarking of the Child Safe Movement programme.

This workshop was the culmination of three years of Continue reading

Sharana’s Diary- Vetrimaran’s Story

- as penned by Alo Sud, board member- Sharana
The Vocational Training in Carpentry is a programme that enables school dropouts to take up a respectable viable career option in an otherwise hopeless life.
This note on the programme is as true as calling the Pyramid a tomb. The interest is in the extended definition and the beauty is in the layers.

Vetrimaran’s life we may safely claim is already transformed. Continue reading