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Women get certificates in soft toy-making

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By EMN Updated: May 20, 2018 9:45 pm
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Samples of soft toys produce by the trainees during a month training.

Dimapur May 20 (EMN): A month long soft toys making training organized by the Family Planning Association of India (FPA) India at Aboi on Mon district under the aegis of the Government of Nagaland and Ministry of Tribal Affairs under Article 275(1) 2017-18 program, has successfully concluded on May 17.
A total of 130 female trainees received their award of certificate on completion, the organizers informed.
Songmeth, and Threingyei, president and secretary of KNSK Aboi unit respectively distributed the certificates to the trainees.
The president exhorted the trainees to carry forward the new skill and help in entrepreneurial pursuits and not just adorning the homes.
She encouraged them to form self help groups and pursue their economic independence dreams where the KNSK will provide full support.
She also thanked the organizers and the trainers for providing free training at a time when people pay to avail such opportunity in long distance centers.
One of the trainees, Pongchoi on behalf of the trainees expressed gratitude to FPA India and trainers for the wonderful experience and the opportunity to learn new skill in friendly and homely ambience with much patience and resourceful teaching.
The general manager of FPA India, Nagaland branch, Vincent Belho congratulated the trainees and urged them to continue their practice of the new skill to perfection and join hands in the form of self help groups for onward ventures.
He exhorted them to recall and reflect on the health topics of discussions during the earlier sessions wherein matters on family planning, HIV&AIDS, Hepatitis and birth control topics were discussed saying Health is wealth and without good health even new skills will not enable profitable economic empowerment.

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By EMN Updated: May 20, 2018 9:45:31 pm