• Water Resources

    Entitlements such as water related, basic ones such as ration card, job cards for accessing MGNREGA work, widow pension, housing and sanitation is being facilitated.

  • Access to Education

    The goal of Samerth is to achieve the universalisation of elementary education through mass mobilization and the people’s participation.

  • Samerth Talim Centre- for Mentally Challenged Children

    Samerth Talim Kendra started in 2007 for children with special needs. Its aim is to educate special children and aid their mental and physical development based on their individual capacities.

  • Leveraging Government Schemes

    Building water resources, SAMERTH realized that MGNREGA is an ideal option to build resources, generate employment and reduce migration.

  • Future Plans

    Our future plans for Rapar block of Kutch include overall development of ground water with participatory management and conservation.

  • Seasonal School for Migrant Girl Children

    Sitaben Nanjibhai was unaware of what she is going to achieve when she came to this school.

  • Working with the Baigas

    With efforts of the SAMERTH team and community participation the tribal people were able to access government health facilities of which 135 are men and 104 are women.

LIVELIHOOD

​One important dimension of poverty in tribal Chhattisgarh was found to be the situation of chronic hunger and food insecurity. The major brunt of these problems is borne by women and children.

Building water resources, SAMERTH realized that MGNREGA is an ideal option to build resources, generate employment and reduce migration.

EDUCATION

We have focused on training women, empowering the community through RTE and RTI and helped them find their voices in order to demand their rights.

To provide life skills training – (a module specially developed that includes legal literacy, information on rights and schemes, information on men

To create a cadre of 20 women from five different geographical locations of Ahmedabad, train them as paralegal, give them legal support and empower

GENDER

Awareness and information sharing on Domestic violence Act 2005, Zero FIR, RTE, 2013 amendment etc. has increased by making posters and pamphlets and sharing them with police stations, health centers and other NGOs and CBOs

With efforts of the SAMERTH team and community participation the tribal people were able to access government health facilities of which 135 are men and 104 are women.

ARTICLES & WRITE-UPS

January 18, 2016 - 00:34

Guidestar Certificate

April 26, 2015 - 23:38

The Government of India has proposed to free India from open defecation by October 2019 through Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) but the task is not easy as 131 million households need toilets and latrines.

WATER MANAGEMENT

In the month of may 2015 four volunteers from Nourish international participated in creating Rain Roof water harvesting structure at Samerth's Kutc

Samerth planned and organized geo-hydrological training for five of its staff and 7 Jaldoots from resource organisation Arid Communities and Technologies (ACT).

Samerth has initiated work on sanitation issues since 2010.

Our future plans for Rapar block of Kutch include overall development of ground water with participatory management and conservation.

The Advantage

SAMERTH constantly finds ways for its grant partners get the leverage of increased resources and for its donors to get the maximum return on their investments. More..