News & Updates

C3 Representatives at Human Rights in Childbirth Conference, Mumbai

C3 Representatives- Dr. Aparajita Gogoi, Executive Director, Dr. Leila Caleb Varkey, Senior Advisor- Reproductive & Child Health, Ms. Deepa Jha- Program Officer and Ms. Tina Ravi – Consultant attended the Human Rights in Childbirth Conference held in Mumbai from February 4- 8 at Mumbai. The Human Rights in Childbirth Global Conference in India addressed how … Read more

Mamta, a C3- Unniti scholar wins Gold in National Karate Championship in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh

Unniti Foundation India (UFI) has entered into a partnership with Centre for Catalyzing Change (C3), formerly CEDPA India. The partnership will be titled—C3- Unniti- Small Grants Program. We are happy to tell you that one of the beneficiary of the program– 19-year old Mamta, a resident of Dhoopkarn village in Harda district of Madhya Pradesh, … Read more

Sharing of Udaan- a one of its kind government run school based AEP

Udaan is a one-of-its-kind government-run school-based adolescent education program that seeks to promote positive, comprehensive adolescent development among boys and girls from classes 6 to 11 and establish a cadre of healthy and empowered young people. Udaan has been scaled up across all districts of Jharkhand and sustained over the past decade. This school based … Read more

C3 organised a dissemination meeting on Fertility Awareness for Community Transformation (FACT), October 27, 2016

In India, Institute of Reproductive Health, Georgetown and Centre for Catalzying Change, C3 (formerly CEDPA) have been providing technical assistance for fertility awareness-based methods (FAM) of family planning – specifically, SDM and LAM. Over the last 15 years, this work funded by USAID, has focused the work in the northern states of Jharkhand and Uttar … Read more

C3, WRAI & Packard Foundation organises a round-table discussion on ‘Ensuring Quality in Maternal Health and Family Planning services in India’

C3, with WRAI State alliance and support from the Packard Foundation and organized a round-table discussion on ‘Ensuring Quality in Maternal Health and Family Planning services in India’ on October 25, 2016 in Delhi. The objectives of this round-table was to share learnings, initiate a discussion among key stakeholders on the current levels of quality … Read more

Panel Discussion on FP2020: Qaulity of Care organised in Bihar on October 21, 2016

India’s FP Vision 2020 had committed to reaching 4.8 Crore (48 million) additional users by the year 2020. It is expected that the states with the higher unmet need and population will have to contribute more for attaining the FP 2020 goals. As the third most populous state in India, Bihar accounts for 14.9% of … Read more

C3’s Pahel and Udaan selected for Good and Replicable practices Summit

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India  organized  3rd National Summit on Good and Replicable Practices and Innovations in Public Healthcare System” in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh from 29th to 31st August 2016. The Ministry selected C3’s Udaan and Pahel programs from state of Jharkhand and Bihar respectively were selected as best practices. The summit was attended by more … Read more

A proud moment for C3!

GuideStar India, one of India’s largest and reliable NGO certification agency, has awarded Centre for Catalyzing Change (C3), formerly CEDPA India, the “Advanced Level- GuideStar India Gold Certification” after undertaking different levels of due diligence. The certificate is awarded to organizations which show its commitment to transparency and demonstrates public accountability.  

C3’s Executive Director at Women Deliver 2016, Copenhagen

Dr. Aparajita Gogoi, Executive Director of Centre for Catalyzing Change (C3) and the National Coordinator of White Ribbon Alliance India is in Copenhagen, Denmark for Women Deliver Global Conference 2016. Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016, is the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health and rights in the last decade and one … Read more