We are happy to communicate that iCFDR has been awarded the 2nd runner up prize at the eNGO challenge award in the Communication and Outreach category on December 4th & 5th, 2013 at India Habitat Center, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.
They recognized, Indian Centre for Development and Rights, campaigns focusing on long term projects and awareness in the areas of education, health, empowerment, environmental protection, human rights, and right to information. They also appreciated our ‘Build a library for rural kids’, which invited people to come forward to donate books. Initially, the campaign was focused in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Delhi.
The event was attended by our supporters Kanchan ji and Rishi ji, who also presented and received on our behalf. The Challenge seeks to recognise, salute and honour best NGO practices using ICT in any parts of the South Asian countries. The eNGO Challenge is a joint initiative of Public Interest Registry (PIR) and Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF).