Some of the projects we did in summer 2015:

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