Health and Awareness:-
Attempts were made by organisation for the involvement of people and to make active the members of Gram Sanjivani Samiti in the health services through Orientation training of 76 Gram Sanjivani Samiti, formed under the 7 Primary Health Centers in Bardoli block of Surat District. Organisation has continuously contacted members of committees and Primary Health Centers and provided guidance on their issues.
Our organization is participating with Government mechanism in “Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan”. Organisation has got support from NABARD to carry out the activities of cleanliness and wellness in project area village of Jafrabad block and in Amreli city. Organisation, Municipality and schools were joined together for Cleanliness Campaign.
Education and Child Right
Awareness about education is found after RTE act, but equality in education is found less. In the interior area, education ratio of girls found less in compare to boys. Parents scarified their daughter’s education for housework, caring for younger brothers and sisters and sometimes farm and labor work. People judged the Government education system with doubt whereas private education system praiseworthy. In such situation our organizational team continuously working to promote girl child education and provided right information about law in filed area with their other work. Our improved education system show their commitment to provide free and compulsory education to every child up to 14 years. In our operational area we have provides information and dialogues with school management committees and parents about their responsibilities in implementation of RTE Act. We have aware children about their four basic rights and to ensure this our filed team informed them during their field visit through various games.
Generate Self- Employment and Micro Finance:-
Considering issues of people living in interior villages about their livelihood, from starting organization has been formed Self Help Groups of male and female. Organization provided training about village level business and inspired them for saving. Also we have provided training of management. 100 Self Help Groups have been formed in 24 villages of Khambha block of Amreli district and 44 SHGs have been formed in Dharampur block. Some of the groups have been completed process of the Loan. Many of groups started occupation based work to improve their income. During entire year organization provide refresher training and educational support to these SHGs.
Skill Development Training Centre
Organization has made continuous efforts so, that groups of women has form and they will become self-reliant and get self-employment. Organization provides skill development training to women of SHGs in program area. Organization has planned various training in training centre. Also trainings were organized at village level in field area. During the year organization has organised Handicraft, Eye brow and Mahendi training in various villages. For this training organisation has got support of NABARD.
Natural Resource Management:-
Organisation has been worked in Government Project for natural resource management and conservation in inaccessible area of Dharampur through people participation. Organisation has been working for such a program of Biodiversity conservation in coastal area of Amreli district of Saurashtra region which is full of biodiversity. Organization has been joining with Gujarat Biodiversity Board as Technical Support Group (TGS) to form Biodiversity Management Committee (BMC) and to prepare Peoples’ Biodiversity Register as per Biological Diversity Act 2002. Organization has formed Biodiversity Management Committees in 10 villages and prepared People’s Biodiversity Register in 2 village of Jafarabad block. We have also organized a workshop cum training to make understand the necessity and importance of biodiversity conservation with villagers.