Ms. Sanchari Baral, Mr. Jiten Mahato and Mr. Subhash Topno of Social Welfare Institute are in Darjeeling at Mineral Springs for a training in Natural Resource Management. Dr. Joachim S. from Germany is the main resource person. Ms. Shivangi Gupta of SWI is in Guwahati, Assam for the entire week for a training in Monitoring and Evaluation, specially of Community Based Disaster Preparedness Programs. Both these workshops have been arranged by Caritas India and Catholic Relief Services, with support from ABCD. Mr. John Hembrom, Mr. Budhan Mardi and Mr. Robi Lakra were in Kolkata, at the CRS office for discussions on Phase Over Plan for the boarding feeding program. The boarding feeding program that supports 7,810 is scheduled to be closed by September 2009.