Welcome to SAF ( Society for Assistance to Fisherwomen ) Kerala ---- SAF participating in Malsyolsavam-2022 at Putharikandam Maithanam in Thiruvananthapuram District from 18 November to 21 November 2022.....SAF Participating in 41st-INDIA INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR (IITF) Conducted on Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 14 November to 27 November 2022....... Honourable Fisheries Minister Shri. V Abdurahman Inaugurated State level Anti Drug awareness Programme - Sumukthi on 16th October 2022 at Unniyal , Malappuram..... SAF Executive Director Dr.Asha Augustine chaired federation meeting of Textiles and Garments, Fish and Fish processing, Food and Food processing, Supermarkets and provision stores and services categories ..... SAF beneficiaries from Alappuzha, Ernakulam and Thrissur districts (30 beneficiaries) are trained on 'Production and marketing of value added fish products' at NIPHATT center, Cochin from 27th to 29th September 2022 conducted by Fisheries department in association with National Fisheries Development Board(NFDB) ...... Participated in Arogya mela conducted by Vypin block panchayath arranging SAF units stalls in Ernakulam district....Conducted AMT and MT programmes for SAF beneficiaries for the year 2022-23....Participated in rallys ,seminars, awareness programmes as part of Schuchitwa sagara Sundara theeram project....Participated by arranging SAF units stalls in Onam melas conducted in Thiruvannathapuram, Kollam, Kottayam,Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur,Malppuram, Kozhikode and Kannur districts in Kerala...Participated by arranging SAF stalls in Azadi ka mrit mahotsav 2022 conducted in Ernakulam, Kozhikode and Wayanad districts in kerala... Conducted Inauguration of Digital Media & Marketing online course with assistance of ASAP(Additional Skills Acquisition Programme) Kerala and distributed Tablet to 30 trainees selected from Kerala fisher families by SAF Executive Director Dr. Asha Augustine at NIFAM Training center on 25th April 2022 ------ SAF Joint Liability Project 2021-22 : State level Inauguration & Revolving Fund distribution for 400 Joint Liability Groups benefitting 2000 fisherwomen are inaugurated by Honorable Minister for Industries law and Coir Shri. P. Rajeev on 2nd April 2022 at Cochin Municipal Corporation Town hall .............SAF Theeramythri Project 2021-22 : 150 Micro Enterprises are inaugurated by Honorable Fisheries Minister Shri. Saji Cheriyan on 21st March 2022 at Municipal Town hall, Alappuzha.....


The Theeramythri programme is the flagship programme of SAF that encourages, facilitates and handholds fisherwomen to engage in gainful alternate self employment for their economic and social emancipation.

Society for Assistance to Fisherwomen (SAF) was registered under Travancore- Cochin Literary and Charitable Societies Act on 1st June 2005 with the mandate to work for the empowerment of fisherwomen across Kerala state.


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