Women and Mental Health

Sunday, November 25th, 2007

The next Patana Sadass which was held on 25th November 2007 was on ‘Women and Mental health’. The paper on this topic was presented by Smt. Sunitha T.V., Lecturer in Malayalam, Zamorins Guruvayurappan College, Calicut. She spoke on various aspects like physical, mental and sexual assaults on women, social and economic disparity, poverty, lack of […]

Training Programme for Self Help Groups

Saturday, September 29th, 2007

Workshop for Self Help Groups: A one day workshop for SHGs was held on Sept 29, 2007 at Youth Hostel with an aim to empower women and to promote the concept of self help groups. Presided by Smt. Radha Iyer, and inaugurated by Mr. M. Balakrishnan, Lead Bank Manager, Canara Bank, the workshop gave useful […]

Works of V.T.Bhattathirippad – Their role in Creating Social Awareness

Saturday, September 22nd, 2007

A Patana Sadass on “the works of V.T. Bhattathirippad and their role in creating social awareness” was held on 22nd September 2007. The paper on the topic was presented by Smt. Preeta K; Lecturer in Malayalam, S.N.College, Chelannur She talked about the role of V.T.Bhattathirippad, who through his writings fought against social evils of the […]

Distribution of Sanitary Kits

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

On Independence Day, Streechetana volunteers distributed sanitary kits to patients, at the Mother and Child Care Section of the Calicut Medical College hospital on 15 August 2007.

Women Magazines

Sunday, July 8th, 2007

Patana Sadass on “women‘s magazines” was conducted on the 8th of July 2007. Dr. K.S. Jayasree, General Secretary, Streechetana presented the paper on the topic and guided the discussions. She pointed out that while all such publications on women depict domestic and casual matters, they fail to bring out the fact that a family is […]

Distribution of Notebooks

Saturday, June 2nd, 2007

Notebooks were distributed to needy students at Kannanchery near Kozhikode jointly by Streechetana and ‘Wings” – a Charitable Trust on the 2nd of June 2007.

Panchayath Raj and Women

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

Smt. Meenakshi C.S, Asst. Engineer, Water Resources Dept. spoke at the 7th discussion session conducted on 24th March 2007 on the topic ‘Panchayati Raj and Women’.  She emphasized the need for empowerment and participation of women to ensure the just and equitable distribution of production, wealth and money as envisaged by the Panchayati Raj system. […]

Women and Challenges of Globalization

Women and Challenges of Globalization

Tuesday, March 6th, 2007

Symposium – Women and Challenges of Globalization Smt. Nirmala Apte, All India coordinator of Bharateeya Stree Shakti, delivered the keynote address in the symposium organized by Streechetana on May 6th 2007 on the impact of globalization.  She pointed out that it is the women in the lower strata of society who are most adversely affected […]

Family Courts – an Analysis

Saturday, December 16th, 2006

This was the topic presented on 16th December 2006 by the leading advocate, Smt. P.A. Sarala, practicing in the Family Court.  She pointed out that the main objective of family courts is to bring about amicable solutions to domestic problems.  She also opined that Family Courts have been able to resolve problems and enable speedy […]