Welcome to Ekalavya Foundation
One of the initiatives taken up by Ekalavya foundation in this project is identification of voluntary Village Volunteers or Grama Sahayaks. They are primarily local youth identified and allotted by the villagers through farmer clubs. Initially these volunteers will be empowered by trainings and skill development who would act as change agents in the village. They will monitor bookkeeping, strengthening of farmer clubs, supervision of Natural Resource Management works and package of practices of chemical free agriculture. This would empower the villages to sustain the development, carry forward the maintenance activities of the projects executed by Ekalavya Foundation and future convergence activities with the supporting agencies. Currently the program is implemented in 20 villages and will be extended all villages where Ekalavya implementing some project.