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  project name ~ Utthan 2010 Gender Program

category ~ Women Empowerment




  Project Name


Utthan 2010 Gender Program






Women Empowerment



Bhavnagar, Amreli, Dahod and Panchmahals




  Budget Approved


Rs 360000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Khushbindar Lally
Dhanaraj Thakur


San Diego









Utthan is an NGO thats involved in the following focus areas: 1. Gender Empowerment 2. Livelihood Generation 3. Peace and Harmony They are requesting $ 24,000 for the year 2009-2010 to support their efforts in the above developmental areas.

More information here : http://austin.aidindia.org/projects/current/utthan-iii





In the past Utthan has helped achieve a degree of water self-sufficiency for the people of Bhal in Gujarat through water harvesting techniques and other systemic programmes. This in turn helped empower the marginalised sections of society in the area to demand better representation and governance by the aforementioned majority.





Utthan seeks to educate and empower people in general and women in particular on developmental issues through partnerships with local women''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''s and youth federations using such tools as conferences, workshops and demonstable development activities and counselling.



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