A two days Teachers Training Workshop was conducted on Aflatoun Child Social & Financial Education on the 8th & 9th July 2011 at United Mission High School, Bangalore. The workshop was jointly organised by SICHREM, Meljol, HSBC and Department of Public Instruction – Government of Karnataka. 29 teachers from different government schools in Bangalore urban district participated in the training. The training started with a brief introduction about SICHREM and Meljol followed by a session on Child Rights & responsibilities.
The training focused on the implementation of Aflatoun program which includes, Aflatoun Moto, election, club formation, savings, planning & budgeting, spending and bank account. Ms. Sumithra – Director, Meljol, Ms. Reena – Coordinator, Meljol, and Ms. Margaret – Deputy Director, HRE, SICHREM was the resource persons. The program was inaugurated by Mr. Mathews Philip – Executive Director, SICHREM and coordinated by Mr. Prakash – Program Officer, SICHREM.