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  project name ~ 2012-AnandMazgaonkar-Saathiship

category ~ Saathi

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

2012-AnandMazgaonkar-Saathiship

  NGO

 

AID India

  Category

 

Saathi

  District

 

Narmada

  State

 

Gujarat

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 96000

 

  Year Approved

 

2011

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Sunita Mani

 

Dallas

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

Anand Mazgoankar is an activist based in Gujarat working on Developmental issues affecting the poor and the underprivileged. A Summary of his work is below:
1. Raising awareness and outreach programs.
2 Training programs
3 Specific Issues, struggles and organization building
4 Alliance building and networking
5 Generating Material, writing articles etc.
6 Studies and Documentation
7 Special programs, one-off or short term commitments

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

Anand''s achievements in the last year include: 1. Raising awareness amongst people regarding the improper implementation of the Scheduled Tribes and Other Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights Act, 2006) Act by the government. 2. Mobilizing locals against the setting up of a nuclear power plant near Bhavnagar. 3. Organization of a satyagraha against the newly proposed Land Acquisition and Resettlement Act . 4. satyagraha meetings were set up with various ministers and Government officials.to highlight the Forest Rights, nuclear power and displacement by the river linking project. 5. Holding youth training camps during vacations to orient school and college students on agriculture, biodiversity, environment and economic policy issues. 6. Set up a group in Baroda to support Anna Hazare''s campaign against corruption, by organizing vigils etc.

 

  Goals

 

 

Over the past few years Anand''s goals have been focused on encouraging, supporting and coordinating people''s struggles and campaigns for their rights on their own lands

 
 

  


 
 
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