Amrita Team Takes Measures for Women Empowerment in Karnataka
AMMACHI Labs team along with Amrita SeRVe and Mata Amritanandamayi Math, Manglore, introduced a machine that makes Areca nut plates in Byse village of Karnataka. These eco friendly and biodegradable nut plates are made from the leaves fallen from Areca nut trees. The production of these plates comes in two sizes- 10'' & 4.5". This initiative is expected to generate income for the women in Byse and be a suitable replacement for the widely used plastic plates. The team from Amrita has successfully completed the skill training for the women in Byse village.
Portugal University Professor Visits Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Coimbatore Campus
Dr. José Soeiro Ferreira, a professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the University of Portugal visited Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Coimbatore campus, on April 30, 2017.
Amrita RITE Organises Summer Camp for Tribal Children
Amrita RITE organised a Amrita Bala Kendra summer camp for the village children at the Mothakkara ashram in Wayanad on 29th April, 2017. Around 70 tribal students from Class 1 to 10, from 7 tribal colonies attended the camp.
Dept. of Communication to Host a Hair Donation Campaign for Cancer Patients "Give Today 2017"
A hair donation campaign for cancer patients organized by the Department of Communication, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, on 11thof March 2017 will be flagged off by popular South Indian and Bollywood playback singer and actor, Vijay Yesudas.