Who we are
BRIEF HISTORY OF THE ORGANISATION ( DCEC)
- In the year 1987-88, a few educated young people belongs to the Bishnupur District, Manipur analysed the situation and given a thought of the horrible future of the District as well as Manipur State and other parts of India. The young people were concerned for their own people with commitment. They started working with and sensitising the issues which are controlling their living standards.
- In the interest of the General Public, I.S. KONTHOUJAM ( Ibochouba Singh Konthoujam), a resident of Ningthoukhong Ward No. 9, Bishnupur District, Manipur-795126(INDIA) inspired himself to do Social Activities for Rural Areas & Weaker Sections of the Society.
- Actually, Dr. I.S. Konthoujam, Founder Chairman of the Organisation started thinking himself from his class-VIth standard for the Development & Upliftment of the Society as he found Social problems during his study as well as he was from a poor family. So, he took a great role to establish such an Organisation namely DEVELOPMENT ON COMMUNICATION, ARTS & CULTURE, SCIENCE, ECONOMIC AND EDUCATION CENTRE (D-CACUS-EDUCATION CENTRE), DCEC. Organisation was established on 23rd December, 1998 & registered under Manipur Societies Registration Act-1989 (Act No. 1 of 1990 ) on 25th February,1993.
- D-CACUS-EDUCATION CENTRE is one of the Registered Voluntary Organisations working in the field of Science, Technology, Environment, Indology, Fine Arts, Literature, Economy, Culture, Health, Eradication of Social Evils, Empowerment of Women & Youths, Income Generation, Agriculture, Horticulture and Education etc. in Manipur (A State of India in the North Eastern Region).
Above all, the most rural areas were under developed and people needs Education, Good Health and Good Environment for the betterment and Development of the Society. Without any support from Government or any others’ support, the youths destined to work with people. The interaction with people has opened the eyes of Youth.
In the beginning, resentment of people, Oppression of upper caste and class people has intensified the commitment and activities. They started believing that outside help is futile until & unless we build our capacities and be part of our own development. They changed their attitude and in turn started changing the attitude of people and established the Organisation.