Events


Date

Theme

Venue

Location

Organisor

Reports

2016






23-25th September

6th National Convention of the Right to Food Campaign

Ranchi

Jharkhand

Right to Food Campaign

Invite

26-27 July

NFSA Review Meeting

Gandhi Peace Foundation

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Draft set of questions |

State-wise NFSA application information

1 - 10 June

NFSA Survey 2016

10 states

Eastern India

Student Volunteers [Research and Action Team]

Press Release: English | Hindi

3rd May

Maternity Entitlement Jan Sunwai

Constitution Club

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Invite | Background Documents | Case Studies Press Release

From 1st December 2015

Jawab Dehi (Accountability) Yatra

33 districts

Rajasthan

Soochana Evam Rozgar Adhikar Abhiyan

Jawab Dehi Yatra Website

19th February

Public Hearing on NFSA Survey in 8 villages

Manika

Jharkhand

NREGA Sahayata Kendra Manika and Ranchi University Economics Department

Press Conference


15th February

Steering Group Meeting

Badu

West Bengal

Right to Food Campaign

Invite

January 2016

Bangladesh Right to Food Convention

Dhaka

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Right to Food Forum


26 January - 13 February

Jan Adhikar Yatra

across Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh

various organisations including the state Right to Food Campaign

Webpage | Facebook Page

2015






From 1st December

100-day Yatra

33 districts

Rajasthan

Soochna evum Rozgar Adhikar Abhiyan

Yatra Information

20th-21st December

NFSA Workshop

GEL Church

Ranchi

Right to Food Campaign Jharkhand

Invite, one-page survey proform and, guidelines

13 - 17 December

Lok Adhikar Yatra

4 routes

Odisha

various organisations including the state Right to Food Campaign

Photos, Press Coverage

From 1st December

100-day Yatra

33 districts

Rajasthan

Soochna evum Rozgar Adhikar Abhiyan

Yatra Information

28th Nov - 3rd December


Fact finding mission to investigate starvation deaths in tea gardens


Kolkata Press Club


Press Club of India

West Bengal and New Delhi

FIAN International, Global Network on Right to Food and Nutrition, IUF, RTF Campaign India, Right to Food Network, Nepal and Right to Food Network, Bangladesh

Press Conference Invite, Media Coverage

25 November

South Asia Right to Food Workshop

Cirdap Auditorium

Dhaka

Oxfam and FAO



28 - 29 Oct

Convention on Malnutrition

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Maharashtra

Anna Adhikar Abhiyan Maharashtra



Invite | Schedule (Marathi)

15 Oct

RTI 10th Anniversary Public Hearing

Gandhi Peace Foundation, Delhi

Delhi

National Campaign of People’s Right to Information

Poster Invite | Press Release | Photos | Resolution

2 Oct

Anda Abhiyan

Town Hall, Bangalore

Karnataka

Karnataka Right to Food Campaign

Report with photos and media coverage

1 - 11 Oct

Jharkhand Jan Adhikar Yatra

across 4 routes: South Chhotanagpur, North Chotanagpur, Palamu and Kolhan

Jharkhand

various social movements including Jharkhand Right to Food Campaign

Webpage | Facebook Page with videos, photos and media coverage

26 Sept - 9 Oct

State-wide Awareness Campaign Programme

5 routes across 13 districts

West Bengal

West Bengal Right to Food and Work Campaign

Invite | Route Chart

| Blog with updates and photos

22 September

Delhi Rozi Roti Adhikar Abhiyan

Gandhi Peace Foundation

Delhi

Delhi Rozi Roti Adhikar Abhiyan

Invite | Photos | Article

26th July to 5th August 2015

Bihar Jan Adhikar Yatra

Gaya to Samastipur

Bihar

Bihar Right to Food Campaign

Concept note | Route charts | Poster | Parchas | Invite

1 May

1 May NREGA protests

Across India


State Right to Food Campaigns

See state campaigns above

23 - 24 April

Ghar Wapsi Nahi, Haq Wapsi Joint Dharna

Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

The Right to Food Campaign, National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM), Pension Parishad and National Campaign for People's Right to Information (NCPRI)

Photos

Press note and Parchas


April - May

Regional solidarity meeting of convergence initiative

4 zones: North, South, East and West

t.b.c

Abki Baar Humara Adhikar (which includes The Right to Food Campaign, Pension Parishad, the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha, the National Alliance for People’s Movements and 176 other organisations)


12-19th March (t.b.c)

Week of Action and seminar on Shantha Kumar High Level Committee Report

t.b.c

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign


2nd March

(t.b.c)

Press Conference to discuss budget constraints to social security

Indian Women Press Corp

New Delhi

Abki Baar Humara Adhikar


24 Feb

Repeal Land Ordinance Maha-rally

Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

National Alliance for People’s Movements

Invite

23 Feb onwards

Demonstrations in collaboration with Zameen Adhikar Abhiyan

Across 16-18 blocks

Gujarat

Anna Adhikar Abhiyan, Gujarat


20, 21, 22 Feb

State Convention on Right to Food and Work

Social Development Centre (SDC), Purulia Road, Ranchi

Ranchi

Jharkhand Right to Food Campaign

Invite

Photos

22-24 Feb

Telangana Food Sovereignty Summit-2015

Mathadiguda village, Utnoor Mandal,

Adilabad

Food Sovereignty Alliance

Invite

13 Feb

Planning meeting of solidarity-convergence initiative

NAPM office, Jangpura,

New Delhi

Abki Baar Humara Adhikar

Invite

12 Feb

Steering Group Meeting

PHRN office, Jangpura

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Decisions

4 Feb

State-level Consultation on Management of Mid-Day-Meal in Odisha

Red Cross Bhawan

Bhubaneshwar

Right to Food Campaign, Odisha

Report

2 Feb

Dharna on NFSA and NREGA

across 9 districts

of Uttar Pradesh

Right to Food Campaign, Uttar Pradesh

Press Release

Photos

2 Feb

Press Conference on NREGA

Indian Women Press Corp

New Delhi


Press note and 10 annexures

31 Jan

Steering Group Meeting

t.b.c

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Invite

2014






15 Dec

Convergence Protest Rally against one year of the new state government and its anti-poor policies

Udyog Bhavan, Statue Circle

Jaipur

65 organisations

Photos

12 Dec

State level Public Dialogue on PDS



Guru Tegh Bahadur Hall, G.E. Road, Ambedkar Chowk


Raipur

Right to Food Campaign Chhattisgarh

Invite

2 Dec

Abki Baar Humara Adhikar: Maha Rally

Ambedkar Stadium to Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

The Right to Food Campaign, Pension Parishad, the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha, the National Alliance for People’s Movements and 176 other organisations

Invite

Parchas

Press Release

Website

Videos

Posters

Facebook

Twitter

30 Nov - 1 Dec

People’s Assembly


Ambedkar Bhavan, Jhandewalan

New Delhi

Same as above

Schedule

Photos

20 Nov

Jan Elaan: Demonstration and Public Hearing on Economic and Social Rights

Gossner Theological College

Ranchi

Right to Food Campaign Jharkhand, Pension Parishad and other organisations

Announcement

Jan Gohna Patra

Parchas

Media Coverage



1 week Nov

‘Movement Convergence’ Meeting

t.b.c

Hyderabad

‘Movement Convergence’ in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana


4 Nov

‘Movement Convergence’ Meeting

t.b.c

Bangalore

‘Movements Convergence’ in Karnataka


3 Nov

Right to Food Meeting

t.b.c.

Bangalore

Karnataka Right to Food Campaign


25 Oct

Planning Meeting for Jan Elaan

HDRC

Ranchi

Several organisations

Appeal (English | Hindi)

26-27 Sept

2nd Joint Planning Meeting: A Dialogue between People's Networks, Movement Alliances and Unions

Raja Ram Mohan Roy Memorial Trust (Brahmo Samaj) Hall

New Delhi

Pension Parishad, the Right to Food Campaign, the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha and the National Alliance for People’s Movements

Detailed decisions and other documents


14 Aug

Social Security Now campaign planning meeting

Indian Social Institute

New Delhi

Nidan, Alliance for Right to ECD and PWESCR

Invite | Text

5 Aug

Joint Planning Meeting: A Dialogue between People's Networks, Movement Alliances and Unions

Raja Ram Mohan Roy Memorial Trust

New Delhi

Pension Parishad, the Right to Food Campaign, the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha, Jan Swasthya Abhiyan and the National Alliance for People’s Movements

Invite

4 Aug

Public Hearing: Securing Social Services and Security for All

Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

Same as above

Invite | Concept note |  Press release | Photos


3 Aug

State-level Meeting

Human Resource Development Centre

Ranchi, Jharkhand

Right to Food Campaign, Jharkhand

Invite | Press Release

1 Aug

Public Hearing on NREGA

Hethgoa village

Khunti district

NREGA Sahayata Kendra

Press Note (English | Hindi)

Photos

1 Aug

NFSA Meeting


Patna, Bihar

भोजन का अधिकार अभियान (बिहार)

Invite

25 July

NFSA Rally: गोदाम खोलो, अनाज बांटो: ग्रामीणोंनेकिया खाद्य सुरक्षा केलिए संघर्ष | Godam Kholo, Anaj Banto

Jharkhand

Latehar

NREGA Sahayta Kendra Manika, Gram Swaraj Kendraand others

Press Note (Hindi | English) | Photos | Memorandum


11 July

Press Conference:

Budget gives BJP Manifesto commitment of 'Universal Food Security' a miss

Women’s Press Corps

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Press Statement and Charter of Demands | Short Film: Modi's Doublespeak: Universal Food Security

6 July

Press Conference

t.b.c

Patna

Bihar State Campaign


5 July

Press Conference

t.b.c.

Kolkata

West Bengal State Campaign

Press Release | Photos

5 July

NFSA Dharna

t.b.c

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh State campaign

Press Release | Photos

4 July

Anda Abhiyan


across Jharkhand

Jharkhand State Campaign

Press Release (English | Hindi)| Photos | Memorandum | Media Coverage

6 - 7 June

Steering Group Meeting

HRLN

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign

Minutes

30 - 31 May

Consultation on Maternity Entitlements and ICDS Model Rules

NLU

New Delhi

Alliance for RTE ECCD and National Law University


18 -19 May

Right to Food Campaigning Eastern Region (West Bengal, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand) Meet

HDRC, Club Road

Ranchi, Jharkhand

Jharkhand Right to Food Campaign

Invite

Photos

Report

Minutes

Media

7 April

Jan Samvad

Udyog Maidan

Jaipur

Jan Samvad

Media Article

5-6 April

Convention for ‘Strengthening the Non-Party Political Process’


Raja Ram Mohan Roy Memorial Trust

New Delhi

Jan Awaaz

Concept Note

(Hindi, English)

Invite

27 March -

4 April

Ration-Pension Yatra

20 public meetings across the city

New Delhi

Right to Food Campaign and Pension Parishad

Photos

Route Map

Media Coverage

30 March 2014

लोकसभा चुनाव जन घोषणापत्र 2014

अभियानों की साझा पहल


स्काडा बिजनेस सेन्टर, सोन भवन, आर. ब्लाॅक

Patna, Bihar

भोजन का अधिकार अभियान, जन स्वास्थ्य अभियान, दलित अधिकार मंच, बिहार, शोषण मुक्ति अभियान, बिहार विमेन्स नेटवर्क, वोलंटरी फोेरम फाॅर एजुकेषन, बिहार

Invite

28-29 March

National Convention

Indian Social Institute

New Delhi

Jan Swasthya Abhiyan

Invite


26 March

Consultation on Implementing the NSFA: Initial Experiences and Challenges?

Amaltas Hall, IIC

New Delhi

Centre for Equity Studies

Invite

24-25 March

All India Convention on “Right to Sanitation”


Speaker’s Hall, Constitution Club

New Delhi


Right to Sanitation (RtS) Campaign


Invite and Schedule

22-23 March

People’s Education Assembly

Gossner Theological College, HRDC

Ranchi, Jharkhand

BGVS

Invitation

Concept Note

Ranchi Chalo Parcha

Ranchi Declaration

1-3 March

National Convention

Dalit Shakti Kendra, Sanand

Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Right to Food Campaign

Feedback and Thanks

Photos

Convention Declaration

(English | Hindi)

Media Coverage

and more

24 February

Jaganyachya Hakkache Andolan

Azad Maidan

Mumbai

Jaganyachya Hakkache Andolan

Invitation

Concept Note

Schedule

Photos

Key Demands

21 February

Uttar Pradesh State Convention

Gandhi Bhavan

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

The Right to Food Campaign

Invitation

20 February

Odisha State-Level Consultation on ‘National Food Security Act’

Red Cross Bhawan

Bhubaneswar

Odisha Right to Food Campaign


11-12 February

Rajasthan State Right to Food Convention

School for Democracy

Bhilwara

Rajasthan Right to Food Campaign

Announcement

English | Hindi

10 February

Maharashtra Public Hearing on Social Security Pensions

t.b.c

Maharashtra

Pension Parishad, Maharashtra

Announcement

7 February

Dharna for Grievance Redressal Bill and the Whistleblowers Protection Bill

India Gate to Jantar Mantar

New Delhi

National Campaign for People’s Right to Information

Photos

Press Release

3 February

West Bengal Second State Convention on Right to Food and Work

Khadya Bhavan

Kolkata, West Bengal

West Bengal Right to Food/Work Campaign

Announcement

1-2 February

Bihar State Right to Food Convention

Bihar Vidyapeeth

Patna, Bihar

Bihar Right to Food Campaign

Invitation

Photos

31 January

West Bengal Second State Convention on Right to Food and Work

Khadya Bhavan or CASA Office

Kolkata, West Bengal

West Bengal Right to Food/Work Campaign

Announcement

17 January

National Public Hearing (Jan Sunwai) on Social Security Pensions

Deputy Speaker Hall, Constitution Club, Rafi Marg

New Delhi

Pension Parishad, HelpAge India and Tata Institute of Social Sciences

English and Hindi Parchas

Photos

9 January

NFSA Dharna, 2013

Azad Maidan

Mumbai, Maharashtra

Anna Adhikar Abhiyan

Parcha (Marathi)

2013






22 December

Tribal Sub-Plan and Scheduled Caste Sub-Plan Jansunwai (Public Hearing)


Ranchi, Jharkhand

Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

Photos, Press Note and Report

19-20 December

Organisational Convention

Guruji Ashram

New Delhi,

Right to Food Campaign

Condensed Report | Photos


30 November

Workshop on the Kaam Mango Abhiyan

Nagar Bhawan, Medini Nagar

Palamu, Jharkhand

Kaam Mango Abhiyan

Photos and Press Coverage

3 December

National Mid day Meal Convention

A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Gandhi Maidan

Patna, Bihar

Bihar Right to Food Campaign and Oxfam India


21 November

Consultation On National Food Security Act

Tribal Museum, Koraput

Koraput, Odisha

Odisha Khadya Adhikar Abhiyan


26 – 27 October

Jharkhand state Convention

CASA campus, Khunti

Khunti, Jharkhand

Right to Food Campaign, Jharkhand