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  NGO Name

MARAG

  Year Established

1994

  Primary Contact

Neeta Pandya

  Address

B/10, Siddhi Darshan Apt., Shyamal Road

 

Vejalpur. (Satellite)

  District

Kutch

  State

Gujarat

  PIN

363 520

  Email

maragad1@sancharnet.in

  Phone 1

(079) 673 0657

  Phone 2

-

  Fax

-

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Development and empowerment of weaker communities

  Website

www.

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Gautam Desai, AID-Raleigh

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

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  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  MARAG Education Programme

$ 13000

 
 

 Total 

$ 13000

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

• To enable marginalized communities and groups, particularly
women, children, Maldhari community and unorganized laborers to
improve their social and economic status.
• To mobilized and build capacity of communities for equitable
and sustainable development with their participation.
• To develop effective approaches to promote education, health
and environmental issues.
• To act as an advocate for human issues.

more...

  Achievements

 

In Surendranagar we have reach to about 17 villages in Chotila and
18 villages in Sayla since 1995. In Kutch we are working in 31
villages in Bhuj and Rapar taluka.

We have emphasized on Community Based Organizations in work with
women in communities which take over responsibility of the
activities initiated in communities. The organizations plays
important role in capa more...

  Summary

 

MARAG is a developmental organization working in rural areas of
Surendranagar district of Gujarat since 1994. It works with people
from the weaker sections, especially shepherd community, in rural
parts of Gujarat for their development. It was initiated as Maldhari
Rural Action Group. Its goal is to ‘Empower weaker communities
through social and economic equity and perseverance of natural
resources through culturally sensitive and relevant alternatives for
sustainable development’. Work in Kutch was initiated after the
disastrous earthquake, which hit Gujarat on January 26, 2001.

The focus of MARAG is on Natural Resource Management and Human
Resource Management. Since its inception, MARAG has worked with more
than 78 villages in Surendranaga more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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