Women Empowerment through Water Management
Women in rural areas of Barmer district often trek miles for drinking water due to drought situation. There is no greenery left in the areas and we are not getting any supplies from the government. It seems that the world will come to end. Most of the villages of Barmer district are suffering from sharp depletion of ground water.
MMBA Effort That Serves As Compassion
Padariya one of the beautiful village situated on the top of sand dunes at least 200 feet from ground. In a way, this village has tourist attraction but least known to outsiders; which is situated 90 Km away from Barmer district headquarters. Majority of the villagers belongs to scheduled caste and scheduled tribe.
However, this village has its...
From Four Walls of House to National Capital
Anasi Devi, a resident of Rawatsar village of Barmer district, is a simple literate woman, who has got herself empowered and is now empowering not only women of her village but also women of nearby villages. She belongs to a Brahmin family and has husband (Khetaram) and two children. Her husband performs the religious works in addition to...
Pressure Did the Trick
Ramsar Panchayat of Barmer district is habited by 150 families of dalit community. This panchayat of Barmer block is dominated by Rajput community, and hence whenever the developmental works in the area were done, dalits were ignored. The people in the village never raised their voice, whether works in the panchayat were done or not, for the...