Livelihood Projects

There many war affected families particularly single women who
struggle to meet ends meet without any employment or livelihood
opportunities.

To address this problem, Sivan Arul has implemented following projects:

1. Revolving Fund Projects- Groups of 12 women are selected with the
help of Rural womens group, livelihood projects identified ( according
their capabilities) and these projects are funded (Rs30,000) as a loan
without interest. Projects are monitored and helped if in
difficulties. Once the loan is returned, it is then revolved into
another project. To date 200 such projects have been completed giving
livelihood to almost 2500 women.

2. Monthly financial support to 30 paraplegics

3. Monthly financial support for individuals who cannot work due to
serious war injuries.

4. Single women headed families are identifies and rehabilitated with
a livelihood project such as home farming, cattle raring, small home
business etc