Praxis has a two-pronged approach to its commitment towards participatory development. As a consultant it offers its services to external organizations interested in getting a people's perspective into their work.
As an activist, Praxis shares its knowledge and expertise with other organizations (NGOs, CBOs etc) and engages in issues that help bring the voices of the poor and the marginalized to the table.
From Beneficiaries to Agents of Change was launched in Chennai on January 23rd in the presence of members of marginalised communities who can use the self-administrable tools in the book to assess their community mobilisation process. The book has been put together and validated by Praxis with inputs from several community-based organisations in Tamil Nadu and Manipur. It can be used for anybody wanting to assess community preparedness for vulnerability reduction.
Praxis Institute for Participatory Practices successfully launched its Read Aloud series of participatory storybooks for children and young adults at Odyssey’s flagship store in Adyar, Chennai
Praxis and the Avahan-India AIDS Initiative
Understanding development from a people's perspective
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