Leadership building among most marginalized communities directly and through partners in 6 states.
Work and Achievements
Madhyanchal Forum is a network of organizations working on a range of issues such as sustainable agriculture , child nutrition ,capacity building, gender mainstreaming ,local governance, livelihood ,climate change, and in six states – M.P, U.P, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan,Himachal Pradesh & Uttarakhand.
1. Sustainable agriculture:
Madhyanchal Forum has long been associated with sustainable agricultural practices to improve the livelihood of small and marginalized farmers.
2. Child nutrition:
Working with malnourished children specially with Korku and Saharia tribe is another area of intervention. It has encouraged more than 1000 families to grow & consume vegetables by providing samplings to the families.
3. Capacity building:
Leadership building among the most marginalized community , among dalit & adivasis is one of the focus area . More than 500 youths have been trained & active in their community & helping them in accessing in government resources.
4. Gender mainstreaming :
Madhyanchal Forum has effectively integrated gender mainstreaming or gender equality in all its designs, programmes, approaches and strategies.
5. Local governance :
Madhyanchal forum firmly believes that strengthening local self governance is the key to creating a space for the poor and the marginalised in the decision making.
6. Livelihood :
Madhyanchal Forum is working for many diminishing tribes in many north, central and western regions of India ensuring food and social security entitlements for them.
7. Climate change & disaster risk reduction:
Madhyanchal Forum works intensively with people prone to or affected by natural calaminity/ disasters. It has played a key role in rescue & relief work during floods in M.P & Uttarakhand.
Fund Utilisation Statement
For supporting and nurturing youth leaders from most marginalized community specially MUSAHAR , PVTGs and other diminishing tribes directly and through partner organizations.