Webinar on Decentralised Waste Management

Sustainable and decentralised methods for waste management

The problems related to waste management require decentralized and sustainable approach. With more than three decades of experience in the field of waste management, IRTC paves way for sharing its knowledge and experience and various interventions carried out in the sector to the public.

IRTC is hosting a webinar to give a comprehensive idea regarding the entire domain of waste management in the state including success stories.
The webinar will be inaugurated by A.C. Moideen, Minister for Local Self Government. Sarada G. Muraleedharan IAS will deliver the keynote address.

• Panel Discussion
• Debates
• Discussion

Date: 14.09.2020
Time: 3.00 pm

Please click the link for registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdqe6X18BaStp8L9N-U8GSQMKhP3tIJX_0gl6SKzpzr3oqwTw/viewform

Five day Awareness Programme in Community Mental Health

IRTC Online Courses

Facilitator: Dr. Chinchu C., Psychologist and Associate Fellow, IRTC

Effects of the ongoing pandemic on mental health of the public has opened up new discussions on the topic of mental health all over the world. As part of the response to the stigma and lack of awareness regarding mental health issues among public, IRTC is starting an online awareness
programme via Google meet platform.

  • This is an introductory awareness programme intended to introduce the concepts related to mental health and well-being in the context of Kerala.
  • The programme is designed for students and general public having no formal training in Psychology or Mental Health.
  • This is not a professional development course and students or professionals in the areas of Psychology and allied subjects may not learn anything new from this programme.

There will not be any assessment at the end of the programme. There will be a collaborative assignment in which all participants are expected to participate.
Medium of instruction will be Malayalam.

Dates: From September 14 to 18, 2020
Time: 11.00 am to 12.00 pm (Begins at 10.30 am in the first day)
Fee: INR 1000 (GST &Taxes included)

E-certificates will be provided on successful completion.

If you are interested, Click Here to register
If you are selected, we will get back to you by 12.09.2020 with payment instructions via email or phone.

For further clarification mail us @ ssd@irtc.org.in

IRTC Online Courses to begin shortly

IRTC Announces Short-term Online Courses

IRTC is set to begin short-term online courses in various disciplines including Waste Management, Water Conservation, Research Methodology in Science, Research Methodology in Social Sciences, GIS and Remote Sensing, Community Mental Health, etc. Courses will include video lectures and assignments. Medium of instruction will be based on learner requirements. If you are interested, please use the below form to let us know your preferences and suggestions so that we can plan them accordingly.

Click the link to fill up the form: https://forms.gle/zYnevWpwcRQjK435A

Help desk for return migrants

A help desk has been set up at IRTC to provide a wide range of services to expatriates who have lost or quit their jobs abroad due to the spread of Covid 19 or other reasons. The help desk aims to provide various services to expatriates returning home including guidelines based on their current occupation, knowledge on services provided by the government agencies in Kerala, training and follow-up in IRTC expertise areas, and entrepreneurship training.

Those in need of such services can call the following numbers at the IRTC Help Desk.

Sabu K.V. – 9496603389

Matthew A.K. – 9495111768