Our activities

DEVA = 4 programs = 4 activities

Together, the DISCC and DEVA Europe support the following activities in Varanasi:

  • Medical activities
    • A rehabilitation and awakening structure for mentally handicapped children, the DEVA Center is at the origin of all our projects
    • A program to provide assistance and emergency aid to children and their families, the “Help Line
    • At the Ananda Clinic, we treat and care for the greatest distresses and slightest injuries for the impoverished
  • Educational activities
  • Social activities
    • A meeting place in a village close to Varanasi where young women can get together to acquire social and practical skills (sewing, cooking) as well as to learn about hygiene and family planning – the Annapurna Center

How the DISCC can create change

  • By organizing exhibitions, meetings, seminars, workshops, information meetings in town and in the countryside, exhibitions, cultural programs in the form of questions/answers
  • By informing the media — radio, television and articles in the popular press
  • By organizing training programs for parents
  • By publishing the results obtained through articles, brochures and films