Water Resource Management

By , June 11, 2009 4:54 am
  • It is strong requirement of the area is to construct more Check dams, Well development, Gully Plugs, Water Dykes, Recharge of Open wells, bore wells, Farm pond, Deepening of village Pond, Rainwater harvesting structures such as roof top tank etc.

Policy Advocacy

By , June 11, 2009 4:53 am

People’s organizations would be nurtured to pressurize state on the issues of:

  • NREGS (National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme) and right to information.
  • Active participation of women candidates in Panchayati raj institution.
  • On issues of women’s rights to own land and property and change the social institutions that uphold patriarchy
  • Preventive programmes that promote women’s health should be strengthen
  • Increased capacity for raising issues such as Right to food and employment, domestic violence against women and girl child, education.

Federation of SHGs

By , June 11, 2009 4:52 am
  • More exposures and workshop/seminars for the strengthening the block and district level federation.
  • Develop the capacity of the members for taking the issues related to women health and gender, linkage with the government.
  • Mahila Bank by SHGs
  • Motivation of the SHGs members for insurance
  • Advocacy on government health policy (reproductive)
  • Alternative income for the federation.

Women Self Help Group (SHG)

By , June 11, 2009 4:52 am
  • There is a need to form new SHGs in the same area and new area.
  • It should link with banks/other financial institutions or government schemes.
  • Income generation training for the member.
  • Linkages with the various government departments for the development in all aspect.
  • Active involvement in Panchayati raj
  • Information on Legal aid and health issues especially women related.
  • Motivation for requirement of Federation.
  • Motivation for Insurance of SHGs members
  • Alternative income for the SHGs members
  • Literacy program with SHGs.

Panchayati Raj

By , June 11, 2009 4:49 am
  • The area is still requiring a strong role of women in the panchayati raj institutions. The women panchayat members including Sarpanch are not much active in their respective role. The male are still dominates the women in the panchayati raj activities and important decisions. Through the various training and workshops/exposure we can sensitize the men and women and develop their capacity for leadership skill.

Legal aid

By , June 11, 2009 4:49 am
  • The violence against women at all the level is very high which affects the women’s health.
  • The women of area are having various problems related to physical and mental, exploitation and violence against women. They are not well aware about the human right. The sex ratio is very low in Gujarat.
  • The various stakeholders require the capacity building regarding the human right which can helps to reduce the exploitation of women.
  • Due to no economic empowerment among the women they could not fight for their rights so women of the area should well aware about the concept of equity and equal right at all stages.

Health Program with Male

By , June 11, 2009 4:46 am

Local Panch/Panchayat members:

  • The local leaders and Panch are still require for having more training related to gender and health which can help to improve the reproductive health in the area.

Adolescent Boys:

  • The adolescent period should count from age of 14 and there is strong need to give the education to the youth on the sex, body changes, gender, various sexual diseases including HIV/Aids. To make more effective this, we should organize the district level seminars/workshops and have to invite the experts on various subjects. So, this way we can reach with more people and they can also convey the message.
  • The schoolteachers and other stakeholder of the village have to get the information on the need of the adolescent program through the workshop/seminars/training.
  • There is a need to involve the non-school going adolescent boys in the program. To make more effective this we should provide them various training on income generation activities.

Program with adults:

  • The program with adults in require in the area. We should cover the various subjects through the village meetings/camps/workshops and seminars.

Reproductive Health

By , June 11, 2009 4:43 am