The Italian Bishops Conference project for “Strengthening of Rural Poor through Formation of Self- Help Group & Literacy” had its successful completion during the year 2010. Two major activities of the project were Formation of Self-Help Groups and Literacy Programmes. The main objective of the project is to provide support for the socio-economic empowerment of poor rural women by organizing Self-Help Groups and Literacy Programmes under 14 centers of the CMI Congregation.
Literacy Project – CEVA initiated Literacy project for the empowerment of the illiterate rural people of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh & Maharashtra. The project was supported by the Italian Bishops Conference of Germany.