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  project name ~ 2010_Richa_Saathiship

category ~ Saathi

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

2010_Richa_Saathiship

  NGO

 

Sangtin

  Category

 

Saathi

  District

 

sitapur

  State

 

Uttar Pradesh

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 187200

 

  Year Approved

 

2009

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Leena Ranade

 

Minnesota
College Park

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  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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