Welcome to Poorbita
An initiative of Egra Agriculture and Rural Development Society (Regd.No. SO134449 of 2005-2006)
From the Field
Being a non-profit organization dedicated towards development of the livelihood status of rural and tribal people of West Bengal, we are involved in numerous activities in daily basis at ground level. Here are few collections of our most significant activities done in the field.
At Poorbita rural development and handicrafts centre located at Sarpukurdanga, Santiniketan and Jadabganj, Guskara, we have started a free educational
In collaboration with Development Commissioner of Handicrafts, Ministry of Textile, Govt. of IndiaTraining of SC/ST and Rural Handicraft Artisans engaged in making Handicrafts, Tribal Art & Culture etc
With financial support of Development Commissioner of Handicrafts, Ministry of Textile, Govt. of India, We organized a 10 day Handicrafts Exhibition at Asansol to promote the poor handicrafts artisans of West Bengal.
With the financial assistance of WBTDCC, Govt. of West Bengal, EARDS organized training program on “Skill Development Training on Cane & Bamboo Crafts” at our handicraft centre “Poorbita'' located at Jadabganj – Purba Bardhaman
With the financial assistance of WBTDCC, Govt. of West Bengal, EARDS provided a training cum workshop program on “Skill Development Training on Tailoring & Embroidery” at Dhaniyakhali (Hooghly district) and Kamalpur (Bankura district).
With financial support of WBSCST & OBC DFC, Govt. of WB, EARDS monitored & supervised the “Community Based Livelihood Pisciculture Scheme for Tribal (SCA to TSP)”.
Training cum Awareness Program on Alcoholism & Drug Addiction ..
Training cum Awareness Program on Menstrual Health & Hygiene among the School going ST girls of West Bengal