June, 2018, Assam
NEN has started 3 Gramin Mahila Kendra in three districts of Assam namely Darrang, Kamrup(R) and Golaghat. The objective of opening the Kendras is to provide psycho-social counselling services to women facing violence and linking them with other referral services.
These Kendras also aims to provide space for livelihood opportunities to disadvantaged Women/ domestic violence survivor and promote creative activities for youth. The idea is to adopt a holistic approach to end gender based discrimination, promote gender equality and bring social justice. The initiative is supported by Azim Premji Philanthropic Institute (APPI) of Bangalore.
Glimpses from the Inauguration Events-