Project Title

Strengthening of Panchayati Raj Institutes

Year

2003-2007

Project Area

57 villages in Block Narkhi (Kotla), district Firozabad

Achievements

  • Total trainees: 2,198
  • Exclusive IEC and reading material on PRI developed
  • 59 village volunteers called Gram Panchayat Mitra (GPM) (Change Agent) developed
  • Knowledge level/sensitivity of local people on PRI enhanced
  • 43 education/health committees formalised
  • 60 primary schools activated
  • Stakeholders support found good and district administration actively involved
  • Other Interventions done through GPMs

            - Organised community meetings: 1,440
            - Organised community level rallies: 1,440
            - Repair hand pumps through community donation: 22
            - Repair and cleaning of drain through community donation: 27
            - Total immunization in children and pregnant women: 6,233
            - Total non-going children going to school: around 1,500

  • Total women vasectomy: 90
  • Widow pension: 05, old age pension: 07, motherhood benefit:- 05
  • Organise campaign at village level on following issues: 1. Prohibition of alcohol, 2. Dowry, 3. Tree planting 4. Water and sanitation, 5. Gambling, 6. Mid Day Meal, 7. Handpump and drain repairing, 8. School Chalo Abhiyan, and 9. Immunisation
Funder

Konrad Adenauer Foundation, New Delhi