Interim Meeting, June 2013

Between June 17-18 2013, the three partnering organisations – IT for Change, KMVS and ANANDI – met at Ahmedabad, to share  implementation experiences across the three sites, six months into the project period. The  objective of the meeting was  to enable all three partners to take stock of key insights and challenges to be addressed across the three sites and consolidate plans for the next six months. Ms. Cynthia Stephen, State Programme Director, Mahila Samakhya Karnataka – in partnership with whom IT for Change is implementing the project in Mysore – also participated in the meeting.
On the Second Day, officers from UN Women and the Gujarat State Resource Centre of the National Mission for the Empowerment of Women joined the meeting. Ms. Anita Gurumuthy from IT for Change made a consolidated presentation about the project progress across the three sites, the key challenges the project has had to encounter and the revisions in the strategy that has been neccesitated by on-ground developments.