Energy Conservation Awareness Campaigns
Energy Conservation Campaigns: 2015-16
CISSA’s Energy Conservation Campaign series in selected Residents Associations of Thiruvananthapuram District for the period, 2015-’16 was held successfully with the support of Energy Management Centre, Government of Kerala. Federation of Residents Association, Trivandrum (FRAT) has provided due support in spreading the campaign’s reach through various localities.
|Date||Residents Association name||Location|
|09th May 2015||Maruthankuzhy||Maruthamkuzhy|
|12th Sept 2015||Sangeetha Nagar||Pangappara|
|21st Sept 2015||Sangeetha Nagar||Chenkottukonam|
|24th Sept 2015||Vishnu Nagar||Powdikkonam|
|27th Sept 2015||Aliyiltharatta||Njandoorkkonam|
|02nd Oct 2015||Kamaleswaram||Payattukuppam|
|14th Nov 2015||PTP Nagar||PTP Nagar|
|20th Feb 2016||Kochar Road||Sasthamangalam|
|28th Feb 2016||Chittatthinkara||Maruthamkuzhi|
|26th Mar 2016||Udaarasiromany||Vellayambalam|
|17th April 2016||Poojappura||Poojappura|
URJA KIRAN : 2015-16
URJA KIRAN– Energy Conservation Awareness Campaign were held in an impressive way with people’s participation, in two Legislative Assembly Constituencies of Thiruvananthapuram District with the support of Energy Management Centre, Government of Kerala. The campaign was themed on Energy efficiency and Conservation.
|Date||Legislative Assembly Constituency||Location|
|21st Feb 2016||Nedumangad||Karakulam|
|28th Feb 2016||Vattiyoorkkavu||Nettayam|
ANNAM GOOD FOOD MOVEMENT: State wide campaign on Eat Smart
Kondotty, Malappuram, 20 August 2016
CISSA’s Annam Mass Movement against junk and fake food has got an extra impetus at Kondotty, Malappuram district of Kerala on 20 August 2016. Thanks to Gandhi Darshan for the local support it has provided to make the event a grand success. The event, envisaged as ‘One-day Seminar on Good Food for Good Health’ was inaugurated by Hon. MLA, Shri. T.V. Ibrahim. General Convener of Gandhi Darshan, Shri. P.K. Narayanan and teacher, Govt. High School, Smt.Latha spoke on the occasion. CISSA General Secretary, Dr. C. Suresh Kumar offered keynote speech and Vice President, Shri. Ajith Venniyoor provided class on ‘Food is also medicine’.
Manjeri, 01 May:
On the International Workers Day, CISSA gifted something special for Manjeri. It was a day of workshop on Food and Health from 10am to 2pm at Government Girls Higher Secondary School auditorium. There was nice participation of mainly a group of enthusiastic teachers and the most needed listeners – the school children. The programme was inaugurated by Prof. V.P. Sasidharan, Principal, Govt. Medical College, Manjeri. He lauded the activities CISSA has been doing which must be emulative for others.
Mr. Mohammed Basheer, AEO was the chief guest. Also present were Mr. Narayanan Master, District Convener, Gandhi Darshan; Mr. C.P. Krishnakumar, Secretary, Kerala School Teachers Association; and Mr. Jayadeep of Kerala Sasthra Sahitya Parishad. Convener of the Organizing Committee, Mr. Vasudevan Namboothiri welcomed participants and representative of Oushadhi, Mr. P. Krshnadas proposed vote of thanks. The inaugural function was followed by elaborate talks on good food and its health implications. Dr.C.Suresh kumar and Shri.N.Sreekumar made presentations. Shri. Praveen Chandran co-ordinated the organizing part.
During lunch, matching to the messages upheld by the event, ideal local and traditional food items like Kanji, kappa and chammanthi were served for free to all participants. A doze of irrefutable moru with all necessary ingredients was also distributed. Not to finish, the food was served on serene dry leaves of arecanut; and spoons made of jackfruit tree leaves, which brought hearts closer to nature, evoking huge nostalgia for many.
North Paravur, 07 April:
If small contributions lead to bigger impacts, CISSA has the gratification about the World Health Day observance it could make at North Paravur. For the mission, joining with CISSA on the occasion, were a group of able local organizations.
Amrita Diabetic Welfare Association, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Paravur Town Merchants’ Assocation, Paravur Taluk Merchants’ Association, Love All Charitable Trust (LACT) and BUSITUNE Business Consultancy and Entrepreneur Development Centre were there, making the occasion memorable.
The day-long celebration started with a walkathon at 8.30 am, flagged off by the Municipal Chairman Sri. Ramesh D. Kurup. Following this, there was a public meeting at Vyapara Bhavan, North Paravur wherein leaders of the participating organizations addressed an exciting audience.
There was a free diabetic clinic, offering service for the most needy. Around 200 people were benefited by the camp.
In order to provide necessary education on preventing and managing the disease, Dr. Usha Menon offered a useful lecture. From the part of CISSA, the undersigned gave a presentation on ‘Socio-economic and health impacts of changing food styles’.
Furthering the event’s worthiness there were pure organic rice soup served in natural arecanut plates; and display of posters by CISSA. As usual, the book stall run by CISSA could fetch public attention.