28th February, 2017, Join Us In Araria Massive protest aganist killings in Raharia and public hearing on Police Accountability

Kamayani Swami, ex General Secretary of JJSS has been nominated to the Central Employment Guarantee Council

2014 Updates - Read About the Activities of JJSS in 2014. Abbki Baar Humara Adhikar, May Day 2014, Cycle Yatras...


25th November 2013 - Pension Parishad one month sit-in to start in Jantar Mantar, Delhi.

The elderly from across the country have been assembling at Jantar Mantar during every parliament session since April 2012 to demand universal pension that would enable the elderly in our country to live with dignity.


November 2013 – Kam Maango Abhiyan in Katihar district as part of the initiative of the PAG (Programme Advisory Group), set up by the Central Government

The PAG has been set up to revive the NREGA across the country, Ashish and kamayani (of the JJSS) are part of National Resource Groups created as part of the PAG.

November-December 2013: Social Audit of Mid Day Meal scheme in Bihar

An initiative of the Central Government and SSAT (AP) of which JJSS is one of the support organisations in Bihar.

2nd February, 2014 – Nation wide mobilisation of the Rashtriya Mazdoor Adhikar Morcha, in Delhi on the poor state of NREGA

The Morcha was formed after the first national convention of the Rozgar Guarantee Sangharsh manch in Bhopal from 18-20th September, 2013. JJSS has been active int he formation of the Manch and hopes that it will be able to build workers’ representatives to take up their own issues


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See the "Activities" section of the website to know how JJSS is working on effective implementation of NREGA in Bihar. Here we list writings of JJSS members and Media Coverage of JJSS's activities.


  •  Jean Dreze and Reetika Khera in collaboration with survey coordinators: Anish Vanaik, Ashish Ranjan, Kamayani Swami, Kartika Bhatia, Karuna Muthiah, Nandini Nayak, Navjyoti, Noor Zaheer, Siddhartha, Sunil Kumar and Zia Khan (2009),"The battle for employment gurantee", Frontline, Volume 26 - Issue 01 :: Jan. 03-16


  • Ashish Ranjan (2009),"Broken Promises", Tehelka Magazine, Vol 6, Issue 10, March 14