Kameswaram Times! Edition 1 – September 1, 2020

Amutha Madam’s daughter Angel wins prize for FIN’s vision of a clean village! To celebrate India’s Independence day, on August 15th, an essay competition was held in  Saint Sebastian School in Kameswarm. Here, students were asked to write about their Vision for Kameswaram! The competition was won by Angel David,…

Meet FIN Intern: Ojaswi Sarve

Meet FIN Intern: Ojaswi Sarve

Meet our next intern!   It’s time to meet our next intern, Ojaswi from Mumbai. Get to know about her fascination for art through this post. Hi, my name is Ojaswi Sarve. I’m from one of the most chaotic and hustling cities in the world, Mumbai. I am a Mumbai…

FIN Interns Webinar Series

FIN Interns Webinar Series

The webinar series is a new initiative which is being conducted as during the COVID-19 lock-down period. Our Interns with FIN’s Center for Circular Economy are presenting a series of webinars on Waste Management challenges for the future. Join us in their journey to understand and explain some of the…

Community intervention for behavioural change

Community intervention for behavioural change

FIN’s Community interventions are a method to bring about behavioural changes in a population by identifying and grooming change makers in an area. This is done through education workshops, group meetings and involving community members in activities such as reviving public spaces. Here are a few interventions.  

Education about corona at schools

– Prior to lock-down – March 1-14: During the first half of March, while the staff was informed of the coronavirus situation in Europe by the founder, life continued as usual in Kameswaram. The basic rules of hygiene behaviour for protecting against coronavirus were discussed with our staff. All understood…

FIN celebrates Children’s Day in a unique way!

FIN reaches a milestone in making academic institutions the motor of Green India! FIN celebrates Children’s Day in Kameswaram in a unique way! November 14th the birth anniversary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India and advocate of Children’s rights – is celebrated across India as Children’s…

FIN congratulates the new Panchayat leaders

February 22/02/2020 FIN congratulates the new Panchayat leaders of Viyndamavadi and P.R. Puram Nagalaxmi madam and Meena madam are from the nearby village of Viyundamavadi and hence naturally we want to contribute to their development also. At present we do not know how to do it, but we want to…