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Tamwed (Tamil Nadu/West Devon) was set up to build links between communities in South India and the South West of England and support projects that benefit the most needy in Tamil Nadu. The organisation's founders have long standing professional and personal links with community groups in the area and have collaborated on projects over many years.
We are a voluntary organisation that is entirely dependent on the goodwill of donors to support our projects which are delivered through NGOs and developed in response to the needs of the most marginalised and isolated rural communities.
Our partner NGOs are CRUSADE, GAWDESY and the ISLAND Trust which work with Scheduled Caste and Tribal communities. Respecting Gandhian principles, much of their work centres around the welfare of women through the formation and support of Women's Self Help Groups and micro-credit systems. Tamwed's Co-ordinator in Tamil Nadu monitors our projects.
We currently support community health, herbal medicine and climate change projects. More about our work can be found on links to the relevant project.
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Gellings Park, West Harewood Rd
Calstock, Cornwall PL18 9QN
Registered Charity No: 1113533
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A tasty South Indian Meal
AND Pig Racing!
Saturday 30th November at 7.30pm
Brentor Village Hall - booking essential!
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