Recent Activities

A team of 3 members led by Dr. Uma Tuli visited Mauritius from September 9 to 12, 2012 . The main aim of the visit was to explore the possibility of collaboration in promoting Inclusive Education, Teachers’ Training and Abilympics.  The response was very positive. A highlight of the visit was the Book release – “Inclusion – The Amar Jyoti Way” and a CD on Inclusive Education by Dr. the Honourable Vasant K. Bunwaree, the  Minister of Education and Human Resources, Mauritius.

Mr. Chetanand Bundhoo, General Manager, Training And Employment of Disabled Persons Board, Maruritius visited Amar Jyoti Charitable Trust on October 18, 2012.  His visit is a step forward towards a possible collaboration between the two organizations.

An X-ray Machine donated by Nargis Dutt Foundation, USA was inaugurated on October 22, 2012 by Mrs. Shammi Singh,  a key member of the prestigious Foundation. The said machine in addition  in routine diagnostic use can detect some of the cancers like lung/breast cancer and spread of other cancers.

Amar Jyoti  has embarked  on a new journey with  the opening  of  a unit  for  Children with Deafblindness and  Multisensory impairment  in collaboration with Sense International   (India).  The main effort of the unit would be  training and management of these students  in various  life skills  and   to prepare  them for social inclusion  and  to mainstream them  in  academic  classes if possible .  

The unit was inaugurated by Ms. Vrinda Sarup,  Secretary, Dept. of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development  in the presence of officials from Sense International (India) .