This year due to the on-going Covid 19 Pandemic, uncertainty, fear, loss of
loved ones and for some even livelihood, struggle for survival, threw
challenges to many. Kolkata Sanved employees rapidly adapted to the new norm
and embraced the new skill of working on a virtual mode. We received enormous support, love and energy
from our program participants, partners, friends, supporters and well-wishers.
Armed with strength and positivity, work went on in full swing, in
spite of all the challenges faced. Taking care of all safety precautions and with
covid19 protocols in place, office premises re-opened from July onwards.
Emergency Support for Covid 19 and Amphan continued and extended to
additional areas. Several field visits were conducted and most of our Dance
Movement Therapy (DMT) intervention program started online, both in West Bengal
Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights (SRHR) being
an experiential process has been resumed by taking extreme precautions. A
total of 30 young adolescent girls were taken through SRHR at NOSKK, Bauria, in
Howrah district. Due to the on-going pandemic, the group was broken into small
groups of 10 participants, thereby ensuring physical distancing during the