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Phone: +91-9658-808-914
AT-SUNDHIMUNDA , PO- CHANDOTARA
VIA - SINDHEKELA , DIST - BOLANGIR

BOLANGIR
Alaska 767035
India
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Target demographics: The deprived communities,Farmers,Childrens,The Environment,backward rural womens and empower the vulnerable sections of the society

Direct beneficiaries per year: 83000

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Connect and empower individuals and communities in need of vital health or social services that can improve their quality of life and set us all on the path to a more equitable future.

Geographic areas served: The area of operation of AJSA is throughout the Orissa rendering the service for the betterment of Tribal,socio-economically backward community, Disabled persons, small farmers, landless &women community. AJSA is working on 3 district of Orissa (Bolangir,Kalahandi,Ganjam). AJSA selected its area of operations initially in bongomunda block of bolangir district and later expand to other districts of Orissa. This geographical coverage area is complex, diverse and risk prone and considered among the most backward regions of the country. This region of the rural Orissa generally have had remained neglected by the state and main stream development agencies in the country for generations.AJSA is currently working in 183 villages spread over 4 blocks in these 3 backward districts. It covers around 83,000 people directly. Through its programs of Agriculture, Sustainable Livelihood, natural resource management, self-help affinity group development, watershed management, capacity building and campaigning, vocational skill building and non-farm enterprise promotion, primary health, primary education and locally essential infrastructure development, AJSA is directly touching the lives of over 83000 people .The target population of AJSA are Scheduled (or aboriginal) Tribes, Scheduled Castes and socio-economically backward communities

Programs: To realize its vision and mission, AJSA has been implementing several social, economic, educational, environmental and self-sustaining development initiatives since its inception.AJSA is actively working to bring about social welfare for the needy: work in each Village of its Operational areas. For this manner, AJSA Focus its work for the development of underprivileged communities, tribal communities, environmental awareness, child education, women empowerment and supporting underprivileged communities are AJSA’s major concerns because of the magnitude of these problems. AJSA also manage and uphold “Income Generation Projects” to support needy and poor people. Self help groups were formed, trained and various income generation activities were undertaken by AJSA for vulnerable sections and communities, all of which aims to bring about social, economic and financial stability and sustainability to the society.

AJSA have been undertaking the following activities in its Operational districts of Orissa in India.

1-Activities relating to Natural Resource Management.
2-Training and capacity building activities.
3-Advocacy campaign and public education on issues of public interest.
4-Relief and rehabilitation activities.

Mission:
Our mission is to utilize the natural resources,Human resources and physical resources most judicially for the Sustainable Socio-economic development of the society and empower the unprivilised sections,SCs,STs,Women,Disabled persons,Small and marginal farmers.Such that they too can become the part mainstream development activity.

Over all,To establish a society where there will be no poverty and injustice and where the people play the role as subject in the economic social,cultural and political process that affects their life.And to build a society where people have constant access to decision making process and the Power that affects their life.
Results:
AJSA’s approach is to adopt inclusive and empowering
ways of working with the most marginalized groups in
society that respect and promote equality. Our
experience has shown us that effective development
requires maintaining long term relationships with people
and working to understand their needs and situation
holistically in order to enable their self-driven journeys
towards empowerment and self-sufficiency. Thus, we
emphasize a people centered integrated livelihood
approach pointing the way directly towards adopting a
facilitating role, developing local leadership, and
supporting several pronged development projects.
To realize our vision and mission, we have been
implementing several social, economic, educational,
environmental and self-sustaining development
initiatives since our inception. AJSA is actively working to
bring about social welfare for the needy: work in each
Village of its Operational areas. For this manner, AJSA
Focus its work for the development of underprivileged
communities, tribal communities, environmental
awareness, child education, women empowerment and
supporting underprivileged communities are our major
concerns because of the magnitude of these problems.
We also manage and uphold “Income Generation
Projects” to support needy and poor people. Self-help-Groups were formed, trained and various income generation
activities were undertaken by AJSA for vulnerable sections and
communities, all of which aims to bring about social, economic
and financial stability and sustainability to the society.
AJSA have been undertaking the following activities in its
operational districts of Orissa.

1. Activities relating to Natural Resource
Management.
2. Training and capacity building activities.
3. Advocacy campaign and public
education on issues of public interest.
4. Relief and rehabilitation activities.

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09/29/13
One of the most dynamic and professional organisations in orissa (India) with a clear focus on ecologically balanced social and economic developed of hitherto marginalised communities. The team has a good balance of local people and specialists, men and women, young and the experienced. Also one of ... more »
09/21/13
AJSA has made consistent efforts to counter inequities and injustices that are manifest in the society around us. Over the two decades of working in rural Orissa, we find that while the nature of inequities may have morphed from one form into another, the fundamentals persist.Our efforts on ... more »
08/11/13
AJSA is a really very Good organisation, they are doing few life changing activities through Its Adarsh Gram Gathan Abhiyan. Recently i came to know about their Innovative approaches on Food securities and Disaster Risk Reduction through Planning Commisssion's Report and Human Devlopment Report Govt... more »
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