Some of the projects we did last summer:
Model Village (Saansad Adarsh Graam Yojana)
“India lives in her villages” – Mahatma Gandhi.
We worked with Ganesh Singh, Hon’ble Member of Parliament Lok Sabha, in realizing the national dream of creating model villages in every constituency.
Project Mentor – Ganesh Singh, Hon’ble MP, Satna
Location – Satna, Madhya Pradesh
Social Dynamics at Grassroots
GRAAM (Grassroots Research and Advocacy Movement) is a public policy research and advocacy initiative focusing on advocacy based on empirical evidence that reflects community “voice” and is characterized by a collaborative approach. The project interns worked with GRAAM to develop community consultation tools.
Project Partner – Grassroots Research and Advocacy Movement
Location – Mysore, Karnataka
E-governance in Karnataka
A team of five tech students from different IITs was deployed at the Center for -e-Governance Karnataka. The team assisted the government in developing next-generation tools and digitizing the government processes.
Project Partner – Center for e-Governance, Govt. of Karnataka
Location – Bangalore, Karnataka
Skill Development in Saharyia Community
Saharyia is a primitive tribal group in Rajasthan. We worked with Indian Institute of Rural Development on imparting livelihood skills to the youth of the community.
Project Partner – Indian Institute of Rural Development
Location – Baran, Rajasthan
Policy and Legislative Reforms
We worked with Professor Madhu Kishwar of CSDS and studied the problems faced by traditional street performers: Nats, saperas, madaris, Baul singers, etc.
Project Mentor – Prof Madhu Kishwar
Location – Delhi