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  News Archives (Click on images)  
             
    19/03/2015  

A Health and Hygiene Programme was held during the month of March in Pandrabodi Slum

 
             
    30/12/2015  

Raising Awareness of a number of different issues in the Urban Slums

 
             
    23/12/2015   At Mandawa Village Primary School an Eye Check-up Camp was organised at by Gondwananagar Sub Centre Health staff.  
             
    26/11/2015  

An Eye Check-up Camp was organised at Sawangi Sub Centre for the local villagers by Dr. Lambat

 
             
    15/10/2015  

Eye and General Check-up Camps were held at Gandhi Kapri village under the Lion's Club, Germany programme

 
             
    30/09/2015  

Awareness Programmes on Sustainable Agriculture and Rainwater Harvesting have been organised in Bamhani Base Centre for farmers from local villages by the Sangam's Organic Farming Team

 
             
    03/09/2015  

Raising Awareness of a number of different issues in the Urban Slums

 
             
    22/08/2015  

A Diagnostic Camp was organised at Bhansoli Ashram School testing of Blood and for Sickle Cell disease under the Lion's Club Germany programme

 
             
    15/08/2015  

An Independence Day celebration was organised in the Rainbow Guesthouse for all the Sangam staff and TBA students

 
             
    24/06/2015  

An Eye and General Check-Up Camp was held at Shedeshwar village under the Lion's Club, Germany programme

 
             
    10/06/2015  

As part of Continuing Medical Education a Health Education programme was organised in Sawangi Sub Centre under the Mother and Child Health Project

 
             
    04/06/2015  

Guesthouse Manager and Village Project Co-ordinator raise general awareness of the activities of the Ecumenical Sangam in Nagpur

 
             
    29/05/2015   As part of Continuing Medical Education a Health Education programme was organised in Gondwananagar Sub Centre under the Mother and Child Health Project  
             
   

23/05/2015

29/05/2015

 

An HIV Blood testing Camp was organised in Seva Nagar Slums
A Nutrition Awareness Programme in Seva Nagar Slum Centre

 
             
    27/05/2015  

A Health Education programme was organised at Narayanpur Sub Centre under the Mother and Child Project

 
             
    30/04/2015  

A Continuing Medical Education programme was organised in Sawangi Sub Centre under the Mother and Child Health Project

 
             
    30/03/2015  

A Continuing Medical Education programme was organised in Gondwananagar Sub Centre under the Mother and Child Health Project

 
             
    09/02/2015  

A Dental Check-up Camp was organised at Saraswati Nagar Slum Centre and an Anti Natal Clinic was held in Gujarwadi Slum Centre

 
             
    26/01/2015  

A Health Awareness Programme was organised in Seva Nagar Slum Centre

 
             
    31/12/2014  

On Saturdays Bal Sammelan (Children's Group) Activities are held in Saraswati Nagar and Seva Nagar Slum Centres

 
             
    17/11/2014 and 18/11/2014  

Two Sight Check-Up Camps were held in Rama and Chhotibori village under the Lions Club Coburg Veste, Germany Programme

 
             
    18/10/2014  

A Health Check was organised at Bamhani Base Centre for the students of Kindergarten I & II classes under the Mother and Child Project

 
             
  NARCHI team   01/10/2014  

During the past twelve months 101 individuals have been identified by the Comprehensive Leprosy Awareness Programme as suffering from Leprosy and have started treatment

 
             
    28/09/2014   A General Health Camp was organised at Bamhani Base Centre for adolescent young women, Ante Natal Patients and Post Natal Patients with Dr. Rohatgi and a team of her colleagues from the National Association for Reproductive and Child Health of India (NARCHI)  
             
    27/09/2014   A Continuing Medical Education programme was organised for the B P National College of Social Work in the Conference Hall of the Rainbow Guesthouse in Nagpur  
             
    21/09/14  

A Diagnostic Camp was organised at Sawangi Sub Centre with Doctors from the Lions Club Oshotaj, Nagpur

 
             
    10/09/14  

Teacher – Parent Meeting held for the Kindergarten I & II students in Bamhani Base Centre

 
             
    01/09/14  

A donation of more than 26,000 Euros was received by the President of DIZ from the Lemken Agricultural Company

 
             
    30/08/14  

A Health Education programme was organised at Bamhani Base Centre under the Mother and Child Project

 
             
    12/08/14  

A Health Awareness programme was organised at Butibori village by staff members of the Ecumenical Sangam

 
             
    05/07/14  

A General Health Camp was organised at Gondwananagar Sub Centre by the Ecumenical Sangam

 
             
    20/06/14  

A Health Awareness programme was organised and run at Jangeshwar village by staff members of the Ecumenical Sangam

 
             
    20/06/14  

A Diagnostic Camp was held at Sawangi Sub Centre with a doctor from the Lions Club, Nagpur

 
             
    20/05/14  

A General Health Check-Up Camp was organised at Devali village under the Lion’s Club Coburg Veste, Germany Programme

 
             
    17/05/14  

A Diagnostic Eye Camp was held at Sawangi Sub Centre

 
             
    29/04/14  

An Awareness Evening organised by the Sangam’s Farming team on Organic Farming and Water Management for local farmers at Narayanpur Sub Centre

 
             
    01/04/14   A General Health Check-Up Camp was held at Bamhani Base Centre Under the Lion’s Club Coburg Veste, Germany Programme  
             
    25 - 29/03/14   During this week Teacher – Parent Meetings were held for the Kindergarten I & II students in Bamhani Base Centre and the two Sub Centres at Narayanapur and Sawangi  
             
    15/03/14  

An Eye & Dental Check-Up Camp was held at Bamhani Base Centre under the Lion’s Club Coburg Veste, Germany Programme

 
             
    11/03/14  

An Eye Check-Up Camp was organised in Chkur village which comes under the Narayanpur Sub Centre

 
             
    23/02/14   A General Health Check-Up Camp was held at Bamhani Base Centre  
             
    22/02/14   A Continuing Medical Education programme was organised at Gondwananagar Sub Centre  
             
    11/02/14   A Diagnostic Eye Camp was held at Narayanpur Sub Centre  
             
    01/02/14   The planning and construction of the new Community Hall in Bamhani Base Centre completed and the Hall was officially opened.  
             
    22/01/14   A General Health Camp was organised at Bamhani Base Centre by the Ecumenical Sangam with Doctors from the Lions Club, Oshotaj, Nagpur  
             
    19 & 20/12/13   Two Evening Farmers Meeting were organised in farmer’s homes in Shingori and Borgao villages  
             
    27/11/13   A Microfinance training day was held by the Microfinance team at Bamhani Base Centre  
             
    25/11/13   Two Continuing Medical Education Seminars were organised in the Conference Hall of the Rainbow Guesthouse  
             
    23/11/13  

An Orientation and Training Programme was organised at Bamhani Base Centre for all the Sangam’s Kindergarten Teachers under the Mother-Child Project

 
             
    14/11/13  

First of a new series of meetings on the Continuing Leprosy Awareness Programme was organised at the Government Health Centre in Bhandewadi District, Nagpur

 
             
    13/11/13   A General Health & Eye Check-Up Diagnostic Camp was organised at Bamhani Base Centre with Doctors from the Lions Club, Oshotaj, Nagpur  
             
    27/10/13   A General Health Diagnostic Camp was organised at Bamhani Base Centre under the Mother-Child Project in collaboration with NARCHI, Nagpur  
             
    02/10/13   A Mahali Mela Health Event was organised in Mamta Hospital at Bamhani Base Centre under the Mother-Child Project  
             
    02/10/13   Farmers Mela on Organic Farming and Water Treatment Project was held at Bamhani Base Centre on the Model Farm to run in parallel with the Health Event  
             
    19/09/13   A Continued Medical Education programme was organised at Gondwananagar Sub-Centre under the Mother-Child Project.  
             
   

19/09/13

  Effluent treatment system is installed at Mamta cottage hospital, Bamhani with the design and technical assistance of NEERI  
             
   

12/08/13

  An Evening Meeting was held at Shedeshwar village in a farmer’s home to promote Organic Farming Awareness and Rainwater Harvesting  
             
   

24/07/13

 

First of a series of Organic Farming Awareness and Watershed Management programmes were held at Bamhani Base Centre

 
             
   

14/06/13

  A Continued Medical Education programme was organised at Narayanpur Sub Centre under the Mother-Child Project  
             
  Gondwananagar Sub-Centre  

12/05/13

  A General Health Camp was held at Gondwananagar Sub-Centre for patients over 40 years old from the local villages  
             
  Sawangi Sub-Centre  

13/04/13

  A General Health Camp was held at Sawangi Sub-Centre for eye patients from local villages  
             
   

10/04/13

  Sangam Leprosy team have been co-ordinating Leprosy Outreach Camps for both old and new leprosy affected patients  
             
    15/03/13   Work starts on the construction of the Community Hall at Bamhani Base Centre  
             
    16/02/13   Leap team held their 100th CME seminar in the Conference Hall of the Rainbow Guesthouse  
             
    02/01/13   Farewell Ceremony for the 2012 batch of TBA students and welcome for the new 2013 TBA students held in the Conference Hall of the Rainbow Guesthouse  
             
    22/12/12   3 day Orientation Programme was held in Bamhani Base Centre in collaboration with Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai  
             
    30/11/12   Weltwäert volunteer Annika Bauer helps to expand the Fair Trade activities of the Sangam into Sewa Nagar slum centre  
             
    01/10/12   A four day Weltwäert Partner Conference was hosted by the Ecumenical Sangam in the Rainbow Conference facilities  
             
    12/09/12   Three Health Camps were organised at Mamta Hospital in Bamhani Base Centre in cooperation with the Lions Club of Nagpur Osho Taj  
             
    08/09/12   Physiotherapy camp was organised in Saraswati Nagar Slum Centre by Ms. Sandhya Wasnik (Slum Coordinator) and her Slum Team  
             
    03/09/12   An awareness building seminar on Nutritive food was organised by the Counselling Cell at Zillah Parishad School, Butibori  
             
   

18/12/11

  Physiotherapy Camp held in Mamta hospital at Bamhani Base Centre  
             
   

30/11/11

  A two day Microfinance Workshop was organised for the Sangam team in cooperation with the Community Development Society  
             
   

24/11/11

  Nutrition programme and development work in Sanjay Nagar Slum  
             
   

23/11/11

  Ruth Maria Wissmann completes 3 months as a ‘Senior Volunteer’ working alongside members of the Counselling Cell  
             
   

18/11/11

  A weekly Clinic with Dr. Mukerjee in Narayanpur Sub Centre  
             
   

10/11/11

  Distribution of prizes and certificates for winners of the Rangoli and Mehendi competitions in Saraswati Nagar slums and 15/11/2011 - Craft session on pot decoration  
             
   

07/11/11

  Vocational programme on detergent making and 17/11/2011 - prize and certificate presentations for the Rangoli and Mehendi Competitions in Sewa Nagar  
             
   

05/11/11

  Visit by a team from the Ecumenical Sangam to an Organic Farming project in Yavatmal  
             
   

30/10/11

  A Dental Camp was held in Bamhani Base Centre for the children of the Kindergarten classes  
             
   

03/10/11

  A Rangoli Competition was arranged by the Sangam in Bamhani village.  
             
   

30/09/11

  A Candle Making Workshop was organized by the Counselling Cell at Buti Bori  
             
   

28/09/11

  Mehendi Competition held in Sewa Nagar Slums  
             
   

24/09/11

  Novartis team visits the Rainbow Guesthouse  
             
   

23/09/11

  Rangoli competition was organised for the young women in Saraswati Nagar slum centre.  
             
   

18/09/11

  Diagnostic Camp held at Bamhani Base Centre.  
             
   

17/09/11

  Savings Workshop over 3 days organised in association with FIDA International.  
             
   

13/09/11

  Sandhya Wasnik and Aparna Campbell join the Sangam Team.  
             
   

07/09/11

  Completion of the new Sawangi sub-centre provides a permanent base for development work in this group of twelve rural villages.  
             
    30/08/11   Three day training programme on Organic farming and Watershed Management at Bamhani Base centre.  
             
    29/08/11   Counseling Staff and Health workers from Bharatiya Adimjati Sevak Sangh made a visit to the Ecumenical Sangam.  
             
    24/08/11   24th August 2011: Diagnostic Camps were organized at Narayanpur sub-centre and at Bamhani Base Centre.  
             
    17/08/11   Workshop organized on ‘chikan-kari’ embroidery for young women from the Urban Slums  
             
    08/07/11  

Sangam’s Leap team ‘Exhibition on Wheels’ for the Leprosy Awareness Programme

 
             
    05/07/11  

Success Story for Pankaj Bhagat of the Sustainable Agriculture Team

 
             
    12/06/11  

Seminar at Buti Bori Police Station outlining the role of the Ecumenical Sangam’s Counselling Cell in dealing with some of the problems which women are experiencing.

 
             
    05/05/11  

Usha Bende - Co-ordinator of the Village Development Work makes a 3 week visit to DIZ, Germany.

 
             
    14/04/11  

The Ecumenical Sangam receives ISO 9001: 2008 Accreditation

 
             
    31/03/11  

Four new ‘Weltwäert Volunteers’ arrive to work with the Sangam

 
             
    01/03/11  

Inauguration of the New Sub-Centre building at Narayanpur.

 
             
    20/02/11  

Progress being made on the development of Fair Trade goods in Saraswati Nagar and Motibag Slums.

 
             
    01/01/11   Eleven young women on the 2009/10 Trained Birth Attendant’s Course successfully complete their 12 months training  
             
    14/12/10   Fair Trade development in the Urban Slums  
             
    30/11/10   Sangam’s commitment to Leprosy Elimination Action Programme enters its fourth year.  
             
    01/10/10   Ms. Prachi Bhopie joins the Sangam’s Counselling Cell based at Butibori Police Station  
             
    24/09/10   Rainbow Conference Hall dedicated to the memory of Dr. C.S. Dawn  
             
    20/08/10   50th Leprosy Awareness Seminar held in the Rainbow Conference Centre.  
             
    02/07/10   Inauguration of Computer Courses to be run at Bamhani Base Centre with the help of the Government Polytechnic College  
             
    01/05/10   Slum Centre has moved across Nagpur city from Gond Moholla Slum to Motibag Slum  
             
    11/03/10   Construction work has started on the three purpose built Sub Centres in Narayanpur, Sawangi Burj and Gondwananagar villages.  
             
    05/03/10   A Reunion was held for all the Trained Birth Attendants in the Rainbow Conference Centre.  
             
    04/03/10   3 new ‘Weltwaert’ Volunteers join the Sangam to work on projects in Nagpur and in the rural villages.  
             
    04/03/10   Organic Farming Demonstration Day organised by the Sangam’s Sustainable Agriculture Team.  
             
    17/02/10   Four German Medical students visit the Ecumenical Sangam.  
             
    23/01/10   Continuing Medical Education Seminars on Leprosy were run on the 18th, 19th and 23rd January by the Sangam for students studying Pharmacy, Nursing and Laboratory Sciences.  
             
    12/12/09   The four ‘Weltweart’ Volunteers currently working with the Ecumenical Sangam in Nagpur.  
             
    11/11/09   Twelve young women on the 2008/09 Trained Birth Attendant’s Course successfully complete their 12 months training  
             
    25/09/09   Land Purchase and ground breaking ceremony for the Sangam’s first purpose built Sub Centre at Narayanapur village.  
             
    15/09/09   Shrikant Bhalerao’s (Office/Village Facilitator) three month visit to Germany  
             
    25/08/09   Summer Work Camp 9th to 25th August in Bamhani Base Centre.  
             
    20/08/09   A renewed and modified Counselling Cell run by Devayani Gabhane who took over in March the Sangam’s Counselling Cell for women in distress.  
             
    27/07/09   Following the success of the Microfinance initiative for technical and tailoring class students the scheme has been extended to help to improve and expand existing small businesses.  
             
  260509   26/05/09   Four young ‘weltwaert’ Volunteers from Germany are currently working alongside the Sangam staff.  
             
  140509   14/05/09   Shrikant Bhalerao (Office/Village Facilitator) and Mrs. Mamta Walde (Slum Health Nurse) will be arriving in Germany for a visit to meet the Sangam’s German Partners.  
             
    15/04/09   Inauguration of a new Tailoring Class in Gond Mohalla Slum  
             
    01/04/09   Devayani Gabhane takes over the Sangam’s Counselling Cell based in Butibori Police Station.  
             
  270309   27/03/09   Amit Potode joins the Sangam staff as an Assistant in the Administration and Accounts Department assisting the accountant Kedar Kashyap in the Rainbow office.  
             
  220309   22/03/09   Leprosy Elimination Action Programme: Raising awareness in Jaitala Slum: Continuing Medical Education Programme for Paramedic Students: Extending awareness on Leprosy to the Central Railway Hospital and to staff in the Manganese Ore India Mines.  
             
    18/02/09   Following the completion of the new Two Wheeler Workshop. It was officially inaugurated by Masters Vincent and Louis Dohrmann.  
             
  241208   24/12/08   News from Steffan on the Model Farm at Bamhani Base Centre on planting and progress on the conversion to organic farming methods  
             
  Dec 08   20/12/08   English lessons for the young women in the Sewing Class and VHSWs Course and for the young men in the Technical College  
             
  301008   30/10/08   Amir Gujar takes over as Instructor on the Two Wheeler Course  
             
  131008   13/10/08   Heinrich Böll Foundation Workshops on Water Management and Microfinance  
             
  011008   01/10/08   Steffen, Amelie and Helena  
             
  240909   24/09/08   Ms. Surekha Shende appointed as Project Coordinator to lead the Microfinance Cell based at the Bamhani Base Centre     
             
  080908   08/09/08   August/September 2008: In Bamhani the Work Camp members worked alongside the young men from the Technical School to line the inlet and outlet gulley on the Watershed Project.  
             
  170808   17/08/08   The Hohenlohe Brass Quintet makes a third successful visit to the Ecumenical Sangam  
             
  150808   15/08/08   Independence Day celebrated at Bamhani Base Centre and Shedeshwar, Gondwananagar and Narayanpur Sub-Centres.  
             
  Benerike and Marie   01/08/08   August 2008: Berenike Vittmann and Marie Lessing join Sangam as ‘Weltwärts’ Volunteers  
             
  Microfinance   01/07/08   July 2008: Microfinance project started with inauguration meeting for Tailoring class students  
             
  Health Care   15/06/08   June 2008: From Health Care to Home Art Education – Sangam’s Slum Development Programme  
             
  Construction Work   01/06/08   May/ June 2008: Construction work on 2 - Wheeler workshop and new staff member joins Health Team at Bamhani Base Centre  
             
  31-03-08   31/03/08   Visit report - Narayanpur Sub Centre . . .  
             
  03-03-08   03/03/08   Developing Civil Society through Rule of Law . . .  
             
  24-11-07   24/11/07   Pediatric Camp at proposed new Subcentre
at Narayanpur
. . .
 
             
  01-11-07   01/11/07   Tailoring & Sewing Classes start in three Slums . . .  
             
  22-10-07   22/10/07   VHSW Training Course . . .  
             
  12-08-07   12/08/07   German Brass Ensemble back in Nagpur . . .  
             
  21-07-07   21/07/07   Pediatric Camp held by Dr. Sukhadeve . . .  
             
  17-07-07   17/07/07   Slum Work Coordination . . .  
             
  14-07-07   14/07/07   Legal Awareness Camp in Saraswati Nagar held . . .  
             
  01-01-07   01/07/07   New Two-Wheeler Repair course kicked off . . .  
             
  From the Counselling Cell       From the Counselling Cell . . .