SELF HELP GROUP

 

Self Help Group Promotion and Linkage

 

 

Target area

District of Dima Hasao, Hojai, Nagaon, Barak valley and Karbi-Anglong.

 

 

Target group

Poor people in need of small money, victims of money lenders and people who have no power to augment their income.

 

 

Aims & Objectives

Empower the poor people to mobilize the resources of the individual members for their collective economic development: to uplift living condition of the poor; to create awareness about rights and to build up teamwork.

 

 

Goal of the project

Create fundamental respect for social and spiritual dignity of all human beings. A full and abundant life for all; socially, economically, culturally, politically and physically.

 

 

Supporting Agency

National Agriculture Bank of Rural Development, Assam (NABARD), All Nationalised and Commercial Banks.

 

 

Activities

Members of poor community belong to same village or locality within age groups 18-45 are identified, the facilitator exposes them the concept of Self Help and micro credit. In this process the community leaders, village elders are invited to explain the concept benefit of forming SHGs in village. This gives acceptance to the work and gets support for the effort. Training and meeting are the stages of formations of the group.

 

 

Beneficiaries

Poor people of all the districts.

 

 

Outcome

Grass root population empowered through information, awareness education, capacity and skill, it means development of the people in order to manage resources for the people ensuring their participation in nation building.


OUR PROJECTS

- ARYABHATTA SCIENCE CENTRE
- HIV/AIDS
- SELF HELP GROUP PROMOTION
- FOOD & NUTRITION
- EK SAATH PROGRAMME FOR MEN
- ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION