PARTNERS

The grant from Arghyam helped build individual household toilets and bathing rooms, and establish piped water supply systems in more than 30 villages across six districts in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2010 - 2013

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

The Care Today Fund helped Gram Vikas to provide individual household toilets and bathrooms to more than 200 households in Odisha and Anganwadi buildings as part of the Odisha Disaster Recovery Project after Cyclone Phailin.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - 2016

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions,

charity: water funded community-owned and managed piped water supply systems in more than 100 villages and 12 schools; and individual household toilets and bathrooms in 22 villages in Odisha.The ongoing project will support deepening of this work in another 18 villages.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2012 - 2015

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

The more than ten years of partnership with Christian Aid helped improve the quality and increase the reach of our Rural Health and Environment Programme; brought water and sanitation access to more than 160 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2003 - 2012

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

The ongoing support from EKOenergy brings Solar Home Lighting Systems to more than 100 families in six villages in Odisha, and built skills of the village youth in the maintenance of these systems.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2017 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods,

FRANK Water's support brought clean drinking water, to more than 300 families, through community-owned piped water supply systems in eight villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2013 - 2014, 2015 - 2016

FOCUS AREAS

Village Institutions, Water,

Through its CSR initiative Parivartan, HDFC BANK funds ‘Holistic Rural Development Programme’ with a focus on education, livelihoods, and natural resource management; health and sanitation, and financial inclusion in 17 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2017 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene,

Collaboration with ICCO in 1984 through a consortium helped Gram Vikas develop the MANTRA approach thereby expanding our reach and impact to more than 300 villages in Odisha reaching over a lakh of individuals with access to safe water and sanitation.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

1984 - 2014

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

Interglobe Foundation is enabling erstwhile forest-dependent communities, in Kalahandi in Odisha, to create, own and manage their own productive forests in 60 acres of land.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2018 - 2019

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods,

KKS supported a holistic development project with a focus on ensuring water and food security to over 1000 families in 27 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2012 - 2016

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

Gram Vikas is partnering with with Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) to develop five model villages with a focus on establishing community-owned piped water supply systems and individual household toilets and bathrooms benefitting more than 300 families in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2018 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

NABARD supported an integrated livelihood development project to ensure income generation for tribal families through horticulture and vegetable cultivation in 24 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2011 - 2017

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Village Institutions, Water,

With NALCO's support, Gram Vikas implemented model school toilets and piped water supply systems in more than 100 schools in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2015 | 2017 - 2018

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

The support from OPGC brought clean drinking water, individual toilets and bathrooms to more than 500 families in eight villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2015 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

ONE DROP™ supported Gram Vikas to install Electro Chlorinators and establish piped water supply systems bringing clean and safe drinking water to 100 villages of Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2012 - 2015

FOCUS AREAS

Village Institutions, Water,

Oracle Giving, through CAF India is funding a pilot on the use of technology to address information separation between small producers and markets on one hand and maternal and child health service (ICDS) users and service providers on the other. In the past, they supported establishing Smart Classrooms in the four Gram Vikas residential schools.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2015 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Education, Habitat & Technologies,

Practical Action supported Gram Vikas to install solar and wind hybrid power systems bringing electricity to 60 families in two villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - 2015

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods,

Gram Vikas provides socio-technical assistance, under the Partnership for Women’s Empowerment and Rights (PoWER) project, to aid the establishment of community-owned and managed piped water supply systems and toilets and bathing room units for every household in 105 villages of Odisha and Jharkhand.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2013 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

With the support from Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP), a subsidiary of SAIL, Gram Vikas provided piped water supply systems and built individual household toilets and bathrooms in 19 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2009 - 2018

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

SCIAF supported a community-based development of natural resources, of land, water and forests, to ensure food and livelihood security of tribal and Dalit communities in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2003 - 2009

FOCUS AREAS

Livelihoods, Village Institutions,

Skoll supported capacity building of the team and institutional development to scale up our water and sanitation programme to reach 1,00,000 families in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2007

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

Gram Vikas used the award money from Stars Foundation to establish community-owned and managed piped water supply systems giving access to clean water for more than sixty families in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2013

FOCUS AREAS

Village Institutions, Water,

Sunlit Future supports Gram Vikas to install and maintain solar water pumps to ensure uninterrupted piped water supply in 21 villages in Odisha and Jharkhand.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2015 - 2018

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Water,

Tata Sponge Iron Ltd. (TSI) supports Gram Vikas to provide water, sanitation and hygiene facilities to families settled in the peripheral villages of the Sponge Iron Plant in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2015 - Present

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

Vitol Foundation supported Gram Vikas’s institutional strengthening efforts through technical and non-technical capacity building of intervention staff and expanding the reach of the water and sanitation programmes.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2013 - 2015

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

SDC's long-term support helped Gram Vikas establish the first Vertical Shaft Brick Kiln, implement rural housing, and initiate work in rural energy; expand the reach of our sanitation programme and rehabilitation efforts after Super Cyclone in 1999 besides supporting institutional development.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

1997 - 2009

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions,

Tata Social Welfare Trust (TWST) supported Gram Vikas to provide water and sanitation facilities, impacting more than 9000 families in 215 villages in Odisha, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2007 - 2010

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Water,

Gram Vikas partners with Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water Department, Government of Odisha, Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin), Government of India to help rural poor avail the INR 12,000 incentive from the Mission, provided by the Department, to build individual household latrines and make set up community-owned water supply systems in villages in our six clusters, in Odisha and Jharkhand.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

1992 - present

FOCUS AREAS

Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

In close collaboration with Odisha Tribal Empowerment & Livelihoods Programme (OTELP), Gram Vikas facilitates access to government initiatives for watershed-based land development, wasteland agricultural development initiative plantation, and training and exposure visits for individuals from more than 6000 households from 128 villages in Odisha.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

December 2004 - present

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods, Village Institutions, Water,

As the socio-technical partner, Odisha Tribal Empowerment & Livelihoods Programme (OTELP) under the Odisha Disaster Recovery Project of OSDMA, Gram Vikas strengthened the community through the transfer of technical knowledge for disaster resilient house construction, supported community mobilisation and conflict resolution, and skill development in masonry for alternate livelihood in 175 villages.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - 2017

FOCUS AREAS

Habitat & Technologies, Livelihoods, Sanitation & Hygiene, Village Institutions, Water,

Aguaclara Reach partnered with Gram Vikas to design and deploy Hydrodoser, a gravity based, sensor and pump free, technology to provide piped, safe drinking water to more than 200 tribal families in Odisha; and trained the Village Water and Sanitation Committees to operate and maintain the system.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2017 - 2018

BRAC Social Innovation Lab helped Gram Vikas to strengthen community mobilisation in new intervention areas, resource mobilisation, and capacity building of staff to expand and scale up the MANTRA approach to reach at least 15,000 new families in the villages of Odisha, Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - 2015

A global IBM employee team visited Gram Vikas, as part of IBM’s Corporate Service Corps (CSC) programme, and helped develop programme monitoring systems and communication strategy for our Decade V approach.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2018

Gram Vikas partnered with 3ie to build capacities of local sanitation institutions to enable individual behaviour change, influence social norms to make open defecation unacceptable, and set up a system for post-construction technical support for toilet maintenance and repairs in five districts of Odisha; and to evaluate the impact of this intervention.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2017

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), United Kingdom, Emory University, United States of America, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Bhubaneswar and Gram Vikas partnered to assess the extent to which our Water and Sanitation programmes increased access to and use of improved water supplies and sanitation, reduced exposure to faecal pathogens in the environment and prevented important disease associated with poor water and sanitation.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - 2017

Prayas supported Gram Vikas to improve electricity service delivery to the poor by building their capacities to address grievances, participate in regulatory interventions and bringing on board private suppliers and government to fix accountability in service delivery.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2007 - 2009 | 2010 - 2012 | 2014 - 2016

Gram Vikas partners with SBI Foundation to host young professionals from SBI-Youth for India fellowship, mentoring and guiding them to develop local solutions to rural problems

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2014 - present

Our partnership with SuSanA helps in the exchange of ideas, knowledge and experience with a network of voluntary and individuals to improve our work in sanitation towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation.

YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP

2018 to present

FIELD NOTES

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Partnership for sustainability

The Government of Odisha on their long term partnership with Gram Vikas.

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Everything is not about money

Odisha State Disaster Management Authority representative on what he learnt from partnering with Gram Vikas.

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Thought of no one but Gram Vikas

Tata Sponge Ltd. on partnering with Gram Vikas for reliability and assured outcomes.