Professional Skill Training & Consultancy participated in recent flood relief operation by distributing 150 bed-sheets & some clothes in the rain affected areas of Tiruvallur along with Pudhu Vaazhvu Project team.
About Pudhu Vaazhvu Project
Pudhu Vaazhvu Project is an empowerment and poverty alleviation project implemented by the Rural Development and Panchayat Raj department of Government of Tamilnadu with World Bank assistance. The project is implemented over a 6 year period extended upto September 2014 at an outlay of Rs 717 crores. The Project covers 2509 village panchayats in 70 Backward Blocks in 16 districts. Though the project was launched in November 2005,effective implementation has commenced only from August 2006.Now with additional financing, the project has expanded its operations to 10 more additional districts covers 1665 VPs in 50 backward blocks till September 2016 with an outlay of Rs.950 crores.