Connected Learning Initiative (CLIx) has been selected for the 2017 edition of the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education. There were a total of 143 applications worldwide from across 78 countries.
The FAPs have, over the years, demonstrated interventions with a wide variety of marginalised group (women, children, youth, rural and urban communities) and issues (violence against women, formal and non-formal education,
physical and mental health, communalism, human rights, child rights).
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TISS launches iCall helpline for troubled souls
Post earthquake intervention in Nepal
Prayas is a social work demonstration project of the Center for Criminology and Justice, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, established in 1990. Prayas focus is on service delivery, networking, training, research and documentation, and policy change with respect to the custodial/institutional rights and rehabilitation of socio-economically vulnerable individuals and groups. ...
iCALL - Initiating Concern for All, is a pioneering and an empowering mental health project which was started in 2012 by School of Human Ecology, TISS - Mumbai. iCALL endeavours to provide professional and free counseling via telephone, email and chat to anyone in need of emotional support, irrespective of ...
Vision: Towards creating self-reliant NT-DNT and marginalized communities and the fulfillment of their fundamental rights, to create an equitable, inclusive, productive, healthy, educated, informed and dignified society by addressing inequalities in education, health and livelihood by enhancing knowledge, information, skills of the community and by effective advocacy.
works on issues relating with children with a special focus on Juveniles in Conflict with Law (JCL), and contextualizing them within the child protection arena
To update policy level information on food security schemes through regular interaction with the state executive machinery
TISS Initiative on Homelessness and Destitution Our vision is to have a society that is just and equal where poverty is not criminalised. Koshish addresses the inter-related issues of beggary, destitution and homelessness through a combination of measures, pitched at varying levels of providing support for basic and immediate needs, ...
effort aimed at eliminating violence against women (VAW). It is a service provided to women survivors by trained social workers, strategically located in the police system with a clear understanding that VAW is a crime and that it is the responsibility of the State to prevent and counter it.
was initiated in response to the April 2015 Earthquake.
continues to work with the most marginalized survivors and affected families. Policy advocacy and networking of survivors are the key focus of long term interventions
Multi Stake Holder Partnership/ Inter Agency Group for Disaster Management in Maharashtra Discription
A TISS Initiative for Inclusion & Accessibility: Students with Disabilities in Higher Education
Community based project that addresses social and economic determinants of health in the tribal padas around Aghai Panchayat.
an initiative of the Tata Trusts in eighteen mostly rural locations in Eastern and Northern India that had reached over 17,000 underserved children by 2015 and continues to grow.
To enhance the human development in the ward through concerted outcome based interventions in health, education, livelihood and housing
AAPTI : An Avenue for psychosocial and Therapeutic Interventions - Mumbai Chapter
Legal Service for Marginalized & Vulnerable People in Society
Promotion of national and emotional integration through voluntary service on Gandhian lines and to conduct activities and programmes for the welfare and all round development of the people of Nagaland and the North East India.
work towards ensuring that every child and adolescent has access to mental health services, within a sensitive and conducive environment with full participation of the various social systems
TEMP is a 2 year masters programme offered by TISS, designed for teacher educators in collaboration with the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan & Teacher Educator Dept, Govt of Afghanistan.
World Bank has commissioned a research study on ‘Traffcicking in Persons: Addressing Women and Children’s Risk from Enhanced Regional Connectivity in Assam and Mizoram’ to Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, to assess the risks associated with safety and security of women and children, arising out of improved connectivity ...
conceptualized as a community based recovery model for women recovering from mental disorders. At the core, the project addresses issues of Self, Shelter and Livelihoods.
Saksham has three major grants in the area of HIV & TB counselling, capacity building and community engagement.
Mumbai Education Research Innovation and Training (MERIT) Society
The RCI-VAW was started in the year 2008 under the Centre for Equity for Women, Children and Families, School of Social Work. The experience of engaging with survivors of violence, through Special Cell for Women and Children led the faculty of the Institute to realize the need for Centre which ...
Centre for Science, Technology & Society, School of Habitat Studies, TISS, Mumbai
To offer scalable and sustainable quality teaching and learning experiences for English, mathematics and science with values and hands on learning, enabled through technology, to strengthen the foundational competencies and confidence of students and teachers, critical to their success in the 21st century.
Elearning for Community Technology ( ELeCT) modules offered at the Mpower CLIx learning lab through i2c are age, gender, culture and school-class agnostic. Duration and training modalities designed to be open, blended and flexible to fits into the life routines of people from Mward community.
Inclusive Disaster Preparedness and Risk Reduction Program in Bhivandi
The overall objective of the project Chunauti is to ‘Strengthen systems for the care and rehabilitation of mentally challenged children, and to create a model of rehabilitation.
Inclusive Community Based Rehabilitation” (iCBR) project began through a fellowship program instituted by Tata Institute of Social Sciences during its Platinum Jubilee celebrations in 2011 wherein fellowships were provided to graduated students to support them in undertaking innovative interventions in the field. Thereafter in 2013 it became a field action ...
To experiment and demonstrate the impact of social determinants of health on the health status of the urban poor
Develop skills, competency and knowledge of students to intervene in an equal and sustainable manner in the social and economic development of people. Foster socially conscientious students grounded in respect for people and concerned about the welfare of others. Gain a Certificate/Diploma in a specific career oriented domain in addition ...
TISS-Tata Motors Fellowship for Development Practice
To work as a bridge between affected community and administration to raise address issues of concern in relief and rehabilitation through documentation
A field intervention based fellowship offered to the alumni of the School of Law and the School of Social Work, TISS. The core idea behind this initiative has been to encourage new areas of work, especially where there is a dearth of trained human service professionals, and to demonstrate the ...
TISS provides academic support to DIETs in Karnataka to emerge as vibrant educational resource centres, and effectively implement the DIET's programmes and build teacher educators capacity through the post graduate certificate programme – Contemporary Education Perspectives.
to do village level rapid initial assessment, planning for longterm intervention & participate in response work
Facilitating growth and well-being among individuals, couples and families approaching court settings for their matrimonial disputes.
Dialogue on criminal justice nad rehabilitation: an invite of Prayas
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