30 th & 31 st OCTOBER 2018

KROSS organized the Review Meeting cum Training for the staff of three DSSSs (BDSSS - Belagavi, BDDS - Ballari, & SSDS - Kalburgi) implementing the “PAUSTIK” program on 30 th & 31 st October, 2018 at KROSS Resource Centre, Bengaluru in which 13 staff members participated.

Mr. Varghese, Project Officer, PAUSTIK welcomed the participants and the KROSS Team. Rev Fr. Sebastian Fernandes, Director, KROSS briefed the participants on the mode and implementation of the programme so that the desired target is achieved at the end of the 3 year program. The staff of the three implementing partners, BDDS, BDSSS and SSDS presented their report for the last 5 months. Based on the report a thorough assessment of the program was done and the feedback was given by the Director, Mr. Varghese, Mr. Clement Fernandes, Manager - Program Support and Sr. Zita D’Souza, Project Officer, WEP. Mr. Richard Martis – Manager Finance presented the budget and asked DSSSs Staff to carry out their activities based on the budget.

This was followed with a Training on Screening of Severely Acutely Malnourished Children, Importance of Breast Feeding and Child Rights which was facilitated by Mr. Krishna Murthy, Directorate of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Karnataka.

The program ended with a vote of thanks by Sr. Jeevalatha, Coordinator, BDSSS, Belagavi.