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  Project Name

 

TABLE2008

  NGO

 

Lok Shikshan SansthanPrayas

  Category

 

Peoples Rights

  District

 

Chittorgarh

  State

 

Rajasthan

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 404900

 

  Year Approved

 

2008

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

K J Balakrishnan

 

Austin

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

This project aims to create awareness amongst the local communities (mainly Bheels and othe tribals) about their rights. Chittorgarh district has been selected for National Rural Employment Gauarantee Act (NREGA) since May 2007 and will be the main focus of this project.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

In the past 3 years, LSS has released about 105.3 bighas of land for landless laborer, taken up the issue of securing minimum wages for workers under Government schemes, organized protests against the selection method for defining Below Poverty Line (BPL) families, created awareness amongst villages on the Right to Information (RTI) act.

 

  Goals

 

 

1. Creating awareness about NREGA and its benefits. In particular: a. Working to ensure that the job cards are made b. Proposing works to be taken up in the villages 2.Creating awareness on land based atrocities through theatre

 
 

  


 
 
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