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  NGO Name

GC (Gana Chetana)

  Year Established

1991

  Primary Contact

Mr Mohan Mahanta

  Address

At-HATINOTA, Po-MISHRAMAL

 

Via-JANGHIRA

  District

Dist-KEONJHAR

  State

Orissa

  PIN

758 052

  Email

n/a

  Phone 1

94 371 39616

  Phone 2

06766 236011 (Tarani Mahanta)

  Fax

n/a

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Tribal area awareness

  Website

n/a

  Annual Budget

n/a

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Peter Bokas (Multiple visits in 2003 & 2004)
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AID Orissa
7 Apollo Vihar, Neelandri Vihar,
Bhubaneswar, India 751 021
Ph: 9437185069


Mr. Prasad Subramanian (February 2004)
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IUCAA, P.O Bag 4, Ganeshkhind, Pune - 411 007, India
Phone: (020) 2569 1414, ext. 304; FAX: (020) 2569 0760
e-mail: psubrama@iucaa.ernet.in

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  3

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

  -

 
 
  +  Austin / Anitha Sampath
 
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Gana Chetna

$ 2000

 

  +  Demonstration Farm for sustainable devel..

$ 2800

 
 

 Total 

$ 4800

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

a) To lead a life of Ashram with demonostration firm of different scheme
related to Agriculture, Horticulture, Herbal gardening that would have a
practical impact over people's and organisatonal sustainability.
b) To provide necessary technical guidance for Income Generation activities
in rlation to preparation of field for herbal gardening and uses of herbal
medicines.
c) To facilitate women to take lead in maintaining a more...

  Achievements

 

DETAILS OF ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED SO FAR BY GANA CHETANA SINCE ITS INCEPTION

1. Survey 1991
2. Environment Awareness camp 1991 to 2002
3. Rally on Environment protection 1992
4. Formation of 15 forest protection committee 1992 to 2002
5. Community organisation formation and
village meeting on forest protection and
development awareness 1992
5. Women Leadership Cam more...

  Summary

 

Summary of the Area where GC is working
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GanaChetana is working in the tribal area in Kheonjhar district of Orissa.These villages are mostly inhabited by Juanga, Bhuyan, Bathudi, Kisan, Munda tribal groups. Tribal constitute about 70%. SCs are 15% and Backward caste constitute 15% of the population. Almost all the villages came under the hilly area and forest coverage.The main source of income of the people comes from forest products, shifting cultivation, daily wages and agricultural activities. Their little income does not meet their basic requirement. 100% population being under poverty line and people do not get full employment at the locality. So few people are migrating to the nearby towns during off- season and back when monsoon returns more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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