• ITD 2016 - Tea Plantation Workers

    ITD 2016 - Tea Plantation...

    On the occasion of 12th International Tea Day, tea workers in India demand that minimum wages be determined and fixed for tea plantations as per the norms and principles laid down in 15th ILC and Supreme Court directives. They have demanded that the plantations must calculate wages considering 3 consumption unit for a worker without gender discrimination along with a component of Variable Dearness Allowance to compensate for inflation. They have further demand that all landless workers be allotted permanent homestead land in their existing places of living as per government order and workers should
  • STGs Observe ITD, Writes to Minister of Commerce and Industry for Recognition of their Contribution

    STGs Observe ITD, Writes ...

    On the occasion of 12th International Tea Day (ITD) scores of small tea grower societies who engage in collective leaf trade in Assam and other tea growing states have written a joint letter to the Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Commerce and Industry demanding fair price for our produce by strong and participatory enforcement of Price Sharing formula, ensuring better price for better quality of leaf supplied, and making certified organic manure and pesticides available to them.
  • PPS Assembly: A Celebration of Innovation

    PPS Assembly: A Celebrati...

    An Assembly of Small Tea Growers who are members of Primary Producer Societies (PPSs) from West Bengal, Assam, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram to be held at IIC, New Delhi on 7 June 2016
  • Low Cost Organic Tea Production: A Sustainable Livelihood Option for Small Tea Growers

    Low Cost Organic Tea Prod...

    Workshop-cum-training organised on ‘Organic tea cultivation at low input cost’, Udalguri, Assam.
  • A Sustainable Roadmap for Small Tea Growers of Assam

    A Sustainable Roadmap for...

    Workshop-cum-training organised on ‘Sustainable Livelihood for Small Tea Growers’ of Assam
  • Business Planning Training Programme