Tag Archives: NAPM

Sea is for the fishing communities – Coastal Yatra by NFF in Tamil Nadu

As the Central Government proposes to privatize the coasts of India through the ambitious Sagarmala project, civil society groups working with fish workers under the umbrella of National Fishworkers Forum, have launched a campaign to highlight these anti-fisher community policies. … Continue reading

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Workers Yatra for Land and Livelihood Rights Concludes in Chennai

Over 500 workers from across Tamilnadu participate in the demonstration on 1st March Unorganized workers from across the state took out a van yatra from 21st Feb to 1st March to highlight the issues of eviction, farm distress, bonded labour, … Continue reading

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Working Class Families voice out against selective evictions

Women workers, many carrying their children, assembled in a human chain, in Marina Beach on 21st Jan 2016. They were protesting the recent spate of evictions of working class families from city slums to urban peripheral resettlement sites. Making it … Continue reading

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Slum dwellers Protest Eviction under Rajiv Awas Yojna

Blassy Boben, Cinthya Anand (Asian College Of Journalism)  Chennai: Slum dwellers across Chennai gathered outside the State Guest House in Chepauk on April 9  to demand the provision of pattas as well as to protest against the existing government policy … Continue reading

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Protect Rights of Migrant Children: Unions demand NCPCR

With an increasing inflow of migrant workers from Andhra Pradesh and Central India pouring into Chennai, there has been an acute problem in assimilating these workers and their families into welfare programmes of the State. The deplorable condition of the … Continue reading

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