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  project name ~ 2011 Saathiship for Richa Singh

category ~ Saathi

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

2011 Saathiship for Richa Singh

  NGO

 

Sangtin

  Category

 

Saathi

  District

 

Sitapur

  State

 

Uttar Pradesh

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 187200

 

  Year Approved

 

2010

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

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  Chapter Coordinators

 

Lakshmi Gorrepati
Leena Ranade

 

College Park
Minnesota

 

  Caption

 

 

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  Summary

 

 

Richa singh is the cofounder of SKMS ie sangtin kisan mazdoor sanghatana.They are working to organise villagers to demand their rights thro NREGA. They also have 2 income generating activities a chikan coperative & a milk coperative

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

They have been able to get job cards,& eventually employment benefits thro NREGA in many villages.Where SKMS is active,those villages have got NREGA benefits for 50-90%of villagers. In 2009 they were able to get even unemployment benefits per NREGA rules worth Rs 16 lakhs.This is a major achievement!! SKMS has now spread to include 5000 members.

 

  Goals

 

 

To demand work thro NREGA,and also get payment thro NREGA. TO organise village level committees,& village leadership to fight for rights.

 
 

  


 
 
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