1998/1999 the Collective has been working with the educated
Youth of this area. No other organisation working in this
area has focused on youth.
context, the objective of the Yuvatha programme is to organise,
motivate, orient and create awareness on the contemporary
issues, the rural youth so that they will stay in the villages,
inculcate new values, develop leadership skills, better their
existing skills, participate in the development activities
of their villages, in time get away from faction politics
and work for social change.
objectives of this project are :
build awareness among the rural youth of Anantapur district
regarding the major social issues, through orientation trainings;
à To unionise the rural youth;
identify and nurture their skills and efficiency in cultural
art forms; à To increase their participation in decision
build leadership qualities among the rural youth;
mobilise rural youth to take up activities to answer social
problems & issues;
encourage rural youth to adapt sustainable agriculture methods;
youth to be a part of development programmes of the village.
support for work with Youth has been received from SDC - Switzerland
and Miserior - Germany through LAYA - Visakapatanam