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  project name ~ Swaraj Phase 2 - Community Empowerment in Deoria, UP

category ~ Community Empowerment




  Project Name


Swaraj Phase 2 - Community Empowerment in Deoria, UP



Asha Parivar



Community Empowerment






Uttar Pradesh

  Budget Approved


Rs 384000


  Year Approved








  Chapter Coordinators


Vishal Kudchadkar


Los Angeles
Anti Corruption Team










The support sought in this proposal is for the community empowerment activities in the Eastern Uttar Pradesh districts of Deoria and Kushinagar. Through the use of RTI and public participation, Asha Parivar ensures correct implementation of government schemes such as Indira Awas Yojana, Pension schemes, NREGA wages etc. Activities also include exposing corruption and working with govt officials to improve governance





Impact by Numbers (Benefit Amount) 209 families provided funds to build homes. ($182,700) 400 workers got their wages under MNREGA ($21,500) Pensions for 195 elders, widows and backward families. ($18,700) 50 toilets built ($2,000) 7 Road improvement projects ($ 21,500) Over 500 trees planted ($ 2,700) Over 60 families provided foodgrains and kerosene ($3700)





Ensure benefits of government schemes reaches rightful beneficiaries Expose corruption by government officials in the implementation of government schemes Increase public participation in scheme implementation and decision making process



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