Centre for Social Justice & Voluntary Action (CSJ&VA)

The Centre for Social Empowerment and Equity has been constituted by the State Government at TSIRD, Hyderbaad vide GO Ms No. 439 (PR & RD) Department, dated 17.12.2008. The Centre was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Minister for RD Govt. of India Sri. Raghuvansh Prasad Singh on 30th December 2008. The primary function of the Centre is to monitor the progress of schemes and expenditure in respect of SC/ST Sub-Plan and capacity building of SC/ST Elected Representatives of PRIs.

As per the proceedings of the Commissioner, TSIRD, the centre name changed to Centre for Social Justice & Voluntary Action (CSJ&VA) on November, 2012.

This is a new centre adding Social Empowerment and Equity to our portfolio of service areas. This centre was established to study various constraints hampering the flow of benefits intended for bridging the gap between the members of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes communities with the main stream of the society and to improve their awareness levels and also to enhance their capabilities in choosing sustainable livelihoods.

Focus/Objectives:

  • To Build the Capacities of SC/ST Representatives of PRIs.
  • To create awareness about Social Empowerment and Equity among Elected Representatives of PRIs and Government Officials, Youth Volunteers, Members of CBOs and NGOs.
  • To monitor the progress of the schemes under Scheduled Caste Sub Plan and Tribal Sub Plan for Social Empowerment & Equity.
  • To evaluate the impact of benefits derived, to ascertain the preferences of stakeholders and to examine critically other pertinent issues in implementing poverty ameliorative measures for weaker sections to bring qualitative improvement in their social and economic conditions.

Activities of the Centre

  • To secure details of all schemes of the programme earmarked under each department for Scheduled Caste Sub Plan and Tribal Sub Plan with all details department wise.
  • District wise and Mandal wise allocations and the entitlements of beneficiaries.
  • Monitoring of budget releases by Finance Department (Secretariat) and follow up action.
  • Obtaining regulations governing expenditure issued by respective Heads of Departments and involvement of PR Institutions in matters of sanctions, implementation and monitoring.
  • Visiting every month two districts one for Scheduled Caste Sub Plan and one for Tribal Sub Plan for evaluation of the performance, its impact and general public opinion about benefits derived.
    1. Imparting training to SC/ST
    2. MPDOs at TSIRD
    3. ZPTC, MPPs at TSIRD level
    4. NGO Leaders working in various districts to associate themselves in each programme.
    5. Sarpanches and MPTCs at District Level for one day at district headquarters.
    6. Ward Members at Mandal Level.

    Venue based training programmes:-

  • Conducted Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institution Society(TSWREIS) Training Programmes for School Teachers, Principals and Students of TSWR Institutions from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted Telangana Tribal Welfare Residential Educational Institution Society(TTWREIS/ Gurukulam) Training Programmes for School Teachers, Principals and Students of TSWR Institutions from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted Telangana General Residential Educational Institution Society(TREIS/General Residential Institutions) Training Programmes for School Teachers, Principals and Students of TSWR Institutions from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted Telangana Minorities Residential Educational Institution Society(TMREIS) Training Programmes for School Teachers, Principals and Students of TSWR Institutions from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted SCERT Training Programmes for Teachers from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted Tribal Welfare Department Training Programmes from 2012-13 to till date.
  • Conducted Social Welfare Department Training Programmes in the year 2013-14 to till date.
  • Key Projects / Programmes Handled

    Our Team

    S.No. Name Designation Phone No. eMail ID
    1 Sri.K.Anil Kumar Centre Head CSJ&VA 9440546101
    2 T.Brahmanandam DTP Operator +91 9958650153

    Resources

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