-Swabhiman coordinated many activities in diffrent schools for Spinal Injury Awareness Day and organized a "walk for the cause" from lower PMG to Master Canteen with 100 persons and children with spinal cord injury
-In Koraput Dr. Sruti Mohapatra visited one school, one college and one university as an "Inspirational Speaker." On 25th Aug she addressed students of Koraput Government Girls High School founded in 1968.
-Since the past 11 years, IIMC Dhenkanal has been inviting Swabhiman to conduct an awareness workshop on "Disability" for the students. On 3rd September , Dr. Sruti Mohapatra with Swadhin Khatua (Project Officer Training and Networking), Poonam Naik (Project Officer Anjali), volunteers Shreedata Mohanty and Tapaswini Routray (BijuPattanaik College of Social Work) reached IIMC. Dr. Mohapatra spoke on disability issues, challenges in her life and then "Disability and Media." Exhibition of Swabhiman's publications, simulation activities for the students and foot and mouth painting were some activities conducted.
-An awareness programme on Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan was held in hotel Mayfair on 19th August 2016.Apart from bureaucrats and dignitaries 200 students from different colleges attended it.Dr. Sruti Mohapatra addressed the gathering. She interacted with students on access, accessibility and inclusive society.
-On 6th August, 2016 in Hariharananda Balaashram, Swabhiman team members Poonam Naik (Project Officer) and Sarah Banoo (Media and Documentation) conducted 2 hours program for students from 4 schools - Hariharananda Balaashram, M. S. High School, Jagarnath Bidya Pitha and Arua High School from Kendrapada. They talked about environment, it's degradation by human activities and how to protect and preserve it.
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