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Central Region Yatra

by amar last modified 2010-03-29 18:16

The first of the series of Yatras covered the Central Region from 8th-12th September 2009. The yatra comprised of three trails each anchored by a locally active NGO as follows:

Marathwada trail- anchored by Sahyog Nirmithee based in Latur. The trail covered districts of Latur, Osmanabad, Ahmednagar and Aurangabad. This trail had a strong focus on habitat processes, especially understanding the potential contribution that can be made by different stakeholder groups in improving the living conditions in rural India.

Vidarbha trail- anchored by Centre of Science for Villages, in Wardha. The trail covered districts of Wardha and Nagpur. This trail had a strong focus on ‘alternate’ and energy efficient habitat technologies and their application.

Bundelkhand trail- anchored by Development Alternatives in Jhansi. The trail covered districts of Jhansi, Datia and Tikamgarh. This trail included projects that demonstrated learning on both- alternate technologies as well as the process of their application with different stakeholders in a catalytic role.


basin South Asia 2009 Designed and supported by OneWorld South Asia