Mangaluru: A team from Olivaint Conference of Belgium, comprising of 4 Directors and 10 Students coming from different backgrounds i.e. Science, Law, Economy, Social, etc. visited CODP on 10th July 2019. The team was accompanied by Mr.Norbert Lobo, Professor in Economics, St Aloysius College, Mangaluru.
The team's objective was to understand about sustainable development activities in the region; the various branches/agencies of the government, how they connect and interact with each other and operate as a cohesive system.
Mr Norbert introduced the team and the purpose of their visit. Fr Oswald Monteiro, Director of CODP welcomed the team and briefed about the history of the organization. Thereafter Ms Lenet Gonsalves, Program Manager of CODP gave an in-depth, yet brief, PowerPoint presentation on CODPs intervention and achievements in the developmental field through several projects and also the Self-Help Groups formed and promoted under the aegis of CODP. Mrs Kala Girish briefed about the functioning of SHGs
The program concluded after an interaction with the team.