Knowledge Connectivity Kalam Award presented to NMCT
NMCT is a Non Profit Organization registered as a Public Charitable Trust in the year 1988 under the Indian Trusts Act 1882.It covers the Geographical areas of Coimbatore District as regards to Integrated Livelihood Supports for Tribes, Care & Support for the HIV infected families, Health and Nutrition Education for Women & Children. Both Coimbatore and Tirpur Districts are covered for Targeted Intervention for Migrant Industrial Workers. Silai School Project covers 10 Districts namely Coimbatore, Tirpur, Erode, Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri, Nilgris, Dindigul, Karur,and Namakkal. .The areas of Environment Protection, Education, Health and Livelihood Development are focused on long term commitment with an integrated approach to address the underlying Social and Economic causes.
NMCT has been focusing on achieving maximum impact in the areas of Health interventions and Livelihood generation. Around one thousand families infected by HIV/AIDS have been provided with care and support for treatment services, nutritional food supplements and health care activities in 8 blocks of Coimbatore district. The health and nutrition education in Anamalai block covering school and community children, adolescents & women has impacted thousands of children, adolescents and women in practicing healthy lifestyle through regular nutritious food. The targeted interventions among the migrant industrial workers in Coimbatore and Tirupur districts by and large supported and supplemented the efforts of the Government initiatives in reducing prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the above districts. The South Zone Board of Continuing Education appreciates the above projects implemented by Shri.A.S.Sankara Narayanan.
The South Zone Board of Continuing Education takes pride in conferring upon Shri.A.S.Sankara Narayanan, Managing Trustee of NMCT, the Knowledge Connectivity Kalam Award for the year 2016-17on 25 th September 2017 at Kalai arangam Triumanamandapam, Trichy on the occasion of International Literacy Day Celebration.