Fact Sheet: Pandemic, Poverty and People-Reality of the Urban Poor of Ahmedabad city, Gujarat during the lockdown. Read More

CHETNA’s efforts to ensure safety and wellbeing of the communities…

CHETNA’s efforts to ensure safety and wellbeing of the communities…

We provided relief to communities...

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We travelled in a boat to provide food grains to communities in a remotest village, not connected by road, in Madhya Pradesh.
  • 2000 migrant labourers from Madhya Pradesh,
    were listed for linkages with the Government Relief efforts.
  • 2232 families from Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh,
    were provided food grains and supplies.
  • 1900 children aged 3-6 years from Rajasthan and Gujarat,
    were provided learning kits.
  • 230 households from Gujarat,
    were provided Hygiene kits.
  • 559 Anganwadi Centres in Rajasthan and Gujarat,
    were provided first aid kits.
  • 91 ASHA and Anganwadi Workers in Rajasthan,
    were provided Sanitizers and Masks.
  • 5500 Adolescent Girls and communities in Rajasthan,
    were provided Cloth Masks.
  • 115 pregnant women in Gujarat,
    were provided Medical Masks.

We spread awareness about COVID-19 precautions...

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  • 781 women leaders,
    from Madhya Pradesh.
  • 34,981 household members,
    from Gujarat
  • 500 children aged 3-6 years,
    from Gujarat
  • 120 truckers,
    from Gujarat
  • 459 Adolescent girls
    from Gujarat.
  • 47,347 women and household members
    from Rajasthan
  • 885 children age 3-6 years,
    from Rajasthan
  • 127 Anganwadi Workers, Helpers and ASHAs
    from Gujarat.
  • 976 Frontline workers
    from Madhya Pradesh
  • 87 ASHAs and Anganwadi Workers
    from Rajasthan

We listened to...

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  • 2193 women on their experiences of COVID-19 and access to MCHN Services,
    from Rajasthan.
  • 1746 women on Breast feeding and COVID-19 Pandemic,
    from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
  • 297 tobacco vendors for placing spittoons near their shops,
    from Ahmedabad City.

We developed materials for COVID-19 communications...

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  • 1,73,000 picture booklets,
    for communities, in 10 different languages.
  • Set of seven flipcharts,
    for communities, in Hindi and Gujarati language.
  • Set of 10 flipcharts
    for ASHAs in Hindi language.
  • 300 Posters
    for communities in Gujarati language.
  • Videos
    for communities in Kuchchi language

We facilitated Virtual and physical trainings to...

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  • 325 NGO members
    from Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat.
  • 77 ASHA Anganwadi Workers
    from Rajasthan and 92 from Gujarat.

We provided health services

  • 115 pregnant women from urban dwellings of Ahmedabad City
    were provided check ups

We acknowledge the support provided by the following partners:

Cairn Foundation
Centre For Catalyzing Change
DP World Mundra
HDB Financial Services
TRI - Transform Rural India