Our Women's Federations represent the interests of SHGs and women across regions, with an aim to resolve large-scale grievances and issues. Today our Federations are providing women with access to finance and are improving women's lives - helping them fight for their rights, tackle social issues and earn a respectable status in society.
Governance Support -
We help guide the governance of Federations and support Federation Leaders in the execution of their duties to ensure the smooth and professional running of the Federation in the long term.
Support for Tackling Social Issues -
ACF guides federation on designing programmes on various social issues impacting women in their operation areas. ACF helps them to understand and design appropriate interventions along with a step by step guide to initiate such intervention.
Facilitating Linkages -
ACF ensures linkages of Federations with various organisations for the expansion of their programs. This helps the federation to get recognition in the community and includes connects in the area of sanitation, internet literacy and revolving funds for the IG program.
Capacity Building -
ACF organises regular training of Federation board and team members for strengthening organisational development, governance and program operations.
WOMEN AS BREADWINNERS
Today, Sangita, Poonam and Varsha Bharga bring in Rs 30,000 per month to support their family of 7 after the loss of their father, who passed away in 2014, leaving the family with 12 years of health related debt, and no income source. In order to survive, the mother and sisters opted for daily labour earning just 50 rupees/day. While working as labourer, Sangeeta got to know about SEDI. Hopeful…Read more