Tailoring Class: Women being trained to make ladies dresses

Woman weave durry with waste cloth

Regular gender sensitisation programmes are conducted for community workers, grassroot government functionaries, police personnel, those in authority in the public and private sector, NGO administrators, etc. The methodology used for this training is prepared by JWP.

Training is conducted for JWP staff including school teachers and those responsible for the functioning of the education and care centres.

Systematic skill training programmes in computer use, tailoring and embroidery are conducted for girls in the age group of 12 to 20 years in the slums to provide an alternative to domestic work. Training is also imparted to young women to become health workers.