6 days Leadership Development training under Nai Roshni Scheme of Ministry of Minority Affairs Govt.
of India was organized in Summer Public School, Chandan Gaon Fareedi Nagar, Indira Nagar, Lucknow. Since
21 to 26 June, 2014 for minority women. Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H.Khan, President, introduced
the organization and Nai Roshni project.
In the 1st session, Rakesh Pandey, Project Coordiantor, described about schemes and programs for the welfare of the minorities implementing by
Ministry Of Minority Affairs. In brief she described about all schemes such as pre and post metric scholarship of minorities, merit-cum-means
scholarship for professional and technical courses, free coaching and allied scheme, Maulana Azad education foundation, NMDFC, term loan scheme,
micro finance scheme.
Shri. Harish Srivastava, Representative District Probation Officer, Lucknow, described about different
issues related to women specially domestic violence, female feticide and sex selective abortions, sexual harassment,
dowry, chilled marriage, trafficking law related to crime, what is Public Interest Litigation (PIL), terms and condition
to lodge Public Interest Litigation (PIL) etc. He told that district probation officer become protection officer for domestic
violence. So any case related to domestic violence can report to the district probation officer. He can solve the problem by
calling both parties or punish to the person who is responsible in the case. He describe about domestic violence Act, 2005 and
provisions to protect the women who are suffering from the cases related to domestic violence.
Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H.Khan, President, Project Holder Organization, presented sentences of Moral Awareness such as
behavior, living style, relation between family, relation between neighbor, sweet talking etc.
Smt. Shabnam Shaikh, Social Worker presented their views about leadership of women which is very important topic of this training.
She described qualities of a leader, capacity to express their views effectively, communication skill, educational qualification,
social expertise, technical capacity, capacity to understand problems, role and responsibilities of leader etc.
After Lunch 2nd session was started by Mr. Q.H. Khan, President, Project Holder Organization stated about life skills.
Sub topics of life skills were problem solving, decision making, sympathy, self awareness creative thinking, and emotional
intelligence enter personal relationship, effective communication etc. He also described about employment of women and need
of vocational training, self employment, wage employment, importance of wage importance. He told about some training institution
running by different ministries and providing vocational training. He also told about National Rural Employment program, National
Rural Employment Guaranty Act, occasions of labour employment such as small skill industries, shops, government and semi government
organization, private institutes and Agriculture.
Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H.Khan, President, Project Holder Organization, expressed his views about need of education specially
Shri. Devendra Shukla, Advocate High Court, discussed about the government mechanism such as panchayat, panchayati raj system, village
level panchayat, role of administrative officers, benefits provided by the govt. to the women, different schemes for the person living
in BPL category, redressal forum etc. 25 minority women were presented in the program. 2 women were belongs in non muslim category.
After Lunch 2nd session was started by Fariyal Khan. She described women related issues in details such as rights of women right
to liberty, right against exploitation, right to education, right to personal security, right to vote, reproductive right, right
to conserve once language scrip and culture, right to admission to any educational institution without discrimination. She described
about educational schemes for women specially national literacy mission, Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS), National Institute of open
Schooling (NIOS), Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS). She also stated about employment schemes
such as Prime Ministerís Rozgar Yojna (PMRY), Employment Guarantee Schemes, Swarna Jayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojna (SGSY).
Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H. Khan, President, Project Holder Organization, expressed his views about National Integration,
Communal Harmony, and National Festival etc.
Rakesh Kumar Pandey, Project Coordinator, discussed about home management. This topic was very interested and useful to the
participants. He described mainly savings such as benefits of savings, investment, investing in the Bank, Post office, advantages
of keeping records of expenses, weekly and monthly accounts, annual accounts, maturity and rate of interest, tax benefits, withdrawal
of money, time management, factors to be included in a time plans. He also described about sanitation and safe drinking water, how to
keep to water save for drinking, home infections, illness caused by contaminated water, home treatment for Cholera, Diarrhea, Hepatitis, Typhoid.
After Lunch 2nd session was started by Smt. Shabnam Shaikh, Social Worker. She described about public distribution
system such as what is Ration Card, how can get ration card, fair price shops, Right to Information Act, how can get
information, who are public information officer. She also described about electricity supply, electricity meters,
electricity bills and payments of electricity bills, who are responsible about electricity supply matters, who are
responsible for new connection, how can get new connection of electricity.
Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H.Khan, President, Project Holder Organization, expressed his views about Indian Culture,
Brief Indian History, cultural heritage etc.
Dr. Fehmina consultant, Care Hospital Lucknow, discussed about health and hygiene. Specially personal hygiene, good habits,
physical activity, types of physical activity, yoga, what is the reproduction cycle, menstrual cycle, hygiene practices during
menstruation, general problems related to menstruation, HIV AIDS, HIV is transmitted through, HIV is not transmitted through,
signs and symptoms of AIDS, prevention of AIDS, first aid, why we need first aid, how to make a first aid kit, what to put in
your household kit. Explain the concept of health, Recognise the importance of physical, mental and spiritual health, Appreciate
the importance of hygiene, State the necessity of personal, environmental and food hygiene, Bathing your child, Brushing their teeth,
Washing hands, Using a sanitizer, Cleaning their private parts, Wearing clean underwear, Tipss for when your child has a cold, Putting
the toilet cover before flushing, Stopping bad habits.
After Lunch 2nd session was started by Dr. Fehmina, Consultant Care Hospital Lucknow, She described about common childhood
illness and immunization. Specially common childhood illness, signs and symptoms prevention and control, what is immunization,
the need of immunization schedule, home remedies. Baby Development, Children's Vaccines, Fit: For Kids, Kids' Dental Care,
Parenting, Raising Fit Kids, Teen Health.
Before starting 1st session Mr. Q.H.Khan, President, Project Holder Organization, expressed his views about Moral Responsibilities.
Rakesh Kumar Pandey, Project Coordinator, described about waste water sanitation, and solid waste disposal,
Generation of waste, Waste minimization, Recycling and reuse, Storage, collection, transport, and transfer,
Treatment, Landfill disposal, Environmental considerations, Financial and marketing aspects, Policy and regulations,
Education and training, Planning and implementation, Methods of disposal, Landfill, Incineration, Recycling,
Sustainability, Biological reprocessing, Energy recovery, Resource recovery, Avoidance and reduction methods,
Waste handling and transport, Benefits, Challenges in developing countries, Technologies, Central principles of
waste management, Scientific journals.
After Lunch 2nd session was started by Dr. Abdul Waheed (M.D), PHC, Pihani, Hardoi, discussed about Need of
Nutrition such as why is food necessary, functions of food, nutritional deficiencies and prevention, healthy
cooking and eating habits, nutrition during pregnancy and lactation. He also told about different types of
contraceptive method of family planning, effective of the contraceptive methods and other methods of family
planning. After completed last session Rs. 300/- was distributed to each woman by Mis. Fariyal Khan, Social Worker.