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Agriculture and Livelihoods

  • Enhancement of Livelihood Security through Sustainable Farming Systems and related farm Enterprises in Champawat, Uttarakhand, NAIP, a World Bank supported project implementing as partner organization with Vivekanand Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan, an ICAR center, based at Almora.2007-14.
  • Establishment of Adarash Nursery for Medicinal Plant under NMP Mission supported by HRDI, Gopeshwar, Uttarakhand, 2011-13.
  • Uttarakhand Livelihood Improvement Project for the Himalayas-Dhauladevi and Bhaisiachana Region, an IFAD (International Fund for Agriculture Development) and Govt. of Uttarakhand supported Project, channelized through PMU, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. 2005-12.
  • Community Livelihood Promotion by Maintaining Bio-Diversity in the Mountain Agriculture in the villages of Kumaon Himalayas supported by Sir Dorab Ji Tata Trust, Mumbai. 2008-11
  • Livelihood Improvement Project for the Himalayas supported by IFAD and Govt. of Uttarakhand, 2009- 2010.
  • Promotion of Beekeeping for Supplementary Nutrition and livelihood supported by FAO of the United Nations, Rome through FAO, New Delhi, 2006-2007.
  • Uttarakhand Livelihood Improvement Project for the Himalayas-II supported by IFAD (International Fund for Agriculture Development) and Govt. of Uttarakhand supported Project, channelized through PMU, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. 2005-09.
  • Empowerment of Women Farmers through Skill Enhancement for Livelihood Opportunities supported by South Asia Women's Fund, Colombo, Sri Lanka , 2005-2007.
  • Diversified Agriculture Development in dist. Almora supported by Department of Agriculture, Govt. of Uttarakahnd, 2004-2005.
  • Integrated Rural Development Support (contd.) in Kumaun & Garhwal, Almora dist. U.A. supported by KZE Germany, 2003-2006.
  • Empowering Women for health & income through Medicinal Plants cultivation, supported by National Medicinal Plants Board, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi. 2004-2007.
  • Development of Technical Capacity Base for the Promotion of Organic Agriculture supported by FAO, United Nations, New Delhi, 2005-2006
  • Development and Promotion of Medicinal and Herbal cultivation, supported by Dewan Foundation, New Delhi, 2002-2004.
  • Diversified Agriculture Development in Uttarakhand, a World Bank programme supported by Govt. of Uttaranchal, 2002-2004.
  • Continuation of Integrated Rural Development Support programme by KZE, Germany, 2000-2003
  • Rural Entrepreneurship Development Programme for Unemployed Youths in Distt. Almora, U.P., supported by NABARD, Lucknow, 1999-2000
  • Dairy Development Programme supported by IGSSS, New Delhi, 1997-1999
  • Agriculture Development Programme supported by MISEREOR, Germany 1992-1995.
  • Horticulture Development Programme supported by CAPART, New Delhi, 1991-1996.

Environment

  • Sustaining Rural Livelihoods through the cultivation and conservation of Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) and Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) in Uttarakhand, India, as partner organization with Himmothan, supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust , Dehradun. 2010-13.
  • Uttaranchal Decentralized Watershed Development project in Chaukhutia & Dwarahat Regions, Uttarakhand, a World Bank and Govt. of Uttarakhand supported Project channelized through UDDWP, Watershed Management Directorate, Dehradun, Govt. of Uttarakhand. 2006-11.
  • Thematic Workshop on Livelihood Options for the Hilly Areas supported by ICEF, New Delhi 2007-2008.
  • Environmental Restoration and Water conservation in Hills of Western Ramganga of Kumaon Himalayas supported by Indo-Canada Environment Facility, bilateral project of Government of India and Govt. of Canada, 2002-07.
  • National Environment Awareness Programme on Solid waste Management supported by Ministry of Environment & Forest G.O.I. through UKSN, 2006.
  • Smokeless Woodstoves through Self Help Groups supported by The Royal Netherlands Embassy, 1996-1998.
  • Integrated Rural Development Programme supported by MISEREOR, Germany, 1993-1998.
  • Social Forestry Programme supported by CAPART, Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India, 1989-96.

Education

  • Conduct on the Spot Study of Project Proposals on Education supported by NEG, in the Northern states of India, New Delhi, 2006-2007.
  • NEG North Zone Resource Center supported by NEG/IGSSS, New Delhi, 2000-2005.
  • Financial Assistance for 5 Single Teachers School supported by NEG, (IGSSS), New Delhi, 2001-2004.
  • Construction of School & Salary of Teachers supported by NEG, (IGSSS), New Delhi, 1999-2002
  • Uttaranchal NEG Sub-Zonal Resource Centre (North Zone) on Elementary Education supported by NEG, IGSSS, New Delhi, 1998-2000
  • Non-Formal Education Centers in the Villages of Western Ramganga Valley supported by IGSSS, New Delhi, 1993-1999.

Health & Hygiene

  • Rejuvenation and Promotion of traditional healthcare system in the villages of Kumaon Himalayas, supported by G.B.Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Almora, MOEF, Govt. of India,Uttarakhand. 2007-12
  • Development and operationalisation of ASHA Resource Centre under Public Private Partnership under National Rural Health Mission, supported by District Health & Family Welfare Society (DHFWS).2008-12.
  • Promotion of easily accessible Reproductive & Child health Services (RCH) support programme by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India through State Health Department, Uttarakhand.2006-12.
  • ASHA 6th Module training supported under the National Rural Health Mission Programme, Govt. of India, through State Govt. Health Dept. Dehradun.2010-12
  • Community Health service support through operation of Mobile Health Multi Utility Clinic in Almora, Kumaon Division, supported by Uttarakhand Health and Family Welfare Society, Dehradun.2009-12
  • Coordination and strengthening of ASHAs, as partner with District Health & Family Welfare Society (DHFWS), Almora.2008-12.
  • Coordination and Trainings of VHSC (Village Health and Sanitation Committees) for all of district Almora, as partner with Distt. Health and Family Welfare Society, under NRHM.2009-12.
  • Coordinate and increase IPC (inter personal communication) capacity of ASHA, of the whole Almora district through workshops and trainings as partner for Health and Family Welfare Society, under NRHM.2009-12
  • Capacity Building on Interpersonal Communication of ASHA Distt. Health and Family Welfare Society, Almora under National Rural Health Mission programme in India 2009-2010.
  • Trainings for Village Health and Sanitation Committees of panchayats in Distt. Almora, supported by Govt. of Uttarakhand a Health Mission Programme in India, 2009-10.
  • Mobile Health Clinic Van for Salt and Syalde Block Distt. Almora, supported by Uttarakhand Health and Family Welfare Society, Dehradun 2009-2010
  • ASHA 6th Module training for District Almora under National Rural Health Mission Programme, Govt of Uttarakhand, 2009-2010.
  • ASHA 5th Module training for District Almora supported under national Rural Health Mission Programm , Govt. of Uttarakahnd, 2008-2009.
  • District ASHA Resource Centre under Public Private Partnership under National Rural Health Mission supported, Govt. of Uttarakahnd, 2008-2009.
  • Training of the ASHA workers for the Nishchay Programme of community health, supported by Hindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust, Noida, 2008-2009.
  • Midwifery and Emergency Obstetric Care Development supported by CEDPA, New Delhi, 2008-2009.
  • Awareness Creation on Food & Drugs Safety in the rural areas supported by Govt. of India, as partner of the nodal agency for North India by Lady Irwin College, New Delhi , 2008-2009.
  • Promotion of accessible & affordable community based health care in Kumaon Himalayas - Phase 2 supported by Simavi, Netherlands, 2007-2008.
  • Kishori Utthan Project for Adolescent girls in Uttarakahan, supported by HIHT, Dehradun, Uttarakahnd, 2007-2008.
  • Provide Limited Curative & Preventive Health Services in Dhari Block, Distt. Nainital supported by World Bank through U.A. Health Systems Development project, Govt. of Uttarakahnd, Dehradun., 2006-2007.
  • Mother NGO for RCH in the district Almora supported by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi, 2006-2007.
  • Promotion of accessible & affordable community based health care in Kumaon Himalayas U.A. supported by Simavi, Netherlands 2003-2007.
  • Revival and Revitalization of Traditional Health Care System supported by Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Mumbai, 2003-2006.
  • Promotion of Medicinal Plants for Livelihood & Health Care of Rural Poor in the Kumaon Himalayas supported by IDRC, New Delhi., 2003-2004.
  • Revival of Traditional Health Care Systems supported by IGSSS, New Delhi, 1996-2000.

Drinking Water and Sanitation

  • Planning Phase: Water and Sanitation Project under Himmotthan Pariyojana, Phase-III, supported by Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai. 2011-13.
  • Water Implementation finalization and Operation and Maintenance Phase of Water Supply and Sanitation Project of Himmothan Pariyojana Phase-II, supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai.2010-11.
  • Water Catchment Area Protection and Finalization of Individual Items of the entire water construction Works, Implementation Phase of the Water Supply and Sanitation Project of Himmothan Pariyojana Phase-II, supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai.2009-10.
  • Pre Feasibility Survey for water supply construction and distribution schemes as partner organization to Himmothan Pariyojana Phase II, Uarakhand. supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai, 2007-2009.
  • Drinking water supply in villages through Installation and aftercare of India Mark II Hand pumps supported by U.P. Jal Nigam for Almora, 1998-2002.
  • ‘SWAJAL’ Drinking Water Project supported by World Bank through U.P. Govt., 1998-2002.
  • Potable Drinking Water through Hand pump Installation supported by DRDA, Almora, 1996-1998.
  • Training on Hand pump Installation supported by IGSSS, New Delhi, 1995-1997.
  • Drinking Water through Hand Pump Installation supported by Water-Aid, London, 1994-1996.
  • Drinking Water through Hand pumps supported by CAPART, New Delhi, 1989-1997.

Studies, Trainings and Consultancies

  • Agro-diversity Hotspots Mountain Communities and Food Security in a Changing World, Study of agro biodiversity site in Uttarakhand supported by ICIMOD, Nepal 2013-14.
  • Preparation of people’s Biodiversity Register (PBR) and Bio Cultural Community Protocol (BCP) in selected MPCA Bastiya, Champawat, Supported by Uttarakhand Biodiversity Board, Uttarakhand. 2012-13.
  • Livelihood enhancement for rural women of Kumaon region of Uttarakhand through value addition of crops grown locally by using bio-mass based dryers supported by DST, Delhi. 2010-13.
  • Village Resource Centers supported for teleconferencing advice on different problems to community in the area by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Deptt. of Space, Govt. of India.2007-12.
  • Monitoring and Streamlining MGNREGA Convergence, pilots in three districts of Uttarakhand viz. Champawat, Nainital and Pauri Garhwal for United Nations Development Programme & Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India.2009-10.
  • Country wide survey on spurious drugs based on statistical model provided by Indian Statistical Institute supported by Govt. of India, Central Drugs Standard Control organization (North Zone) Ghaziabad, 2008-2009.
  • Northern Regional Review Meeting of UNDP supported by UNDP, New Delhi, 2007-2008.
  • Survey of 104 Gram Panchayats in dist. Almora for Total Sanitary Programme supported Govt. of Uttarakhand , 2004-2005.
  • Socio-Economy Study BPKF Mahakali Project supported by Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi , 2003-2004.
  • Social Responsibility Audit of ONGC supported by ONGC, New Delhi, 2002-2004.
  • Seminar on Traditional Knowledge Systems supported by The Infinity Foundation, America, 2002-2003.
  • Women's Empowerment through Formation and strengthening of SHGs supported by KFB, Austria, 2000-2004.
  • Sensitization of Youth through Workshop, Seminar supported by IGSSS New Delhi, 2001-2003.
  • Documentation of Youth Situation in Uttaranchal supported by IGSSS, New Delhi, 2001-2003.
  • Formation & Strengthening of Women's S.H.G supported by NOVIB, Netherlands, 1996-1997.
  • Trainings on Income Generation Programmes for Women supported by OXFAM, Lucknow, 1995-1997.
  • Endogenous Tourism Project in and around Jageshwar, Almora, U.A. for promotion of tourism in lesser known places in the country, supported by Govt. of India & United Nations Development Programme, 2005-2008.

Ongoing

Ongoing Projects

  • Mobilizing and supporting youth in sustainable agriculture in the Kumaon and Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarakhand supported by MISEREOR (KZE), Germany 2015----
  • Pre feasibility survey for water and sanitation in 40 villages of Distt. Rudraprayag and Distt. Uttarkashi of Uttarakhand supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai and Himmotthan Society, Dehradun 2014----
  • Maximizing Mountain Agriculture Project supported by Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai C/o Himmotthan Society, Dehradun 2013----
  • Implementation cum Operation and Maintenance Phase (Part 2) of the Water Supply and Sanitation Project under Himmotthan Pariyojana Phase-III supported by Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai. 2012---
  • Enhancing Dairy-based Livelihoods in India and the United Republic of Tanzania through Feed Innovation and Value Chain Development Approaches Facilitated by International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) supported by International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD). 2012---
  • Local innovation and experimentation: an entry point to climate-change adaptation for sustainable livelihoods in Asia supported by Misereor, Germany Joint project of Li-BIRD Nepal, INHERE India and CEDAC Cambodia. 2012---
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