In Andhra Pradesh – central-east India – for 24 years Rural Institute for People’s Enlightenment (RIPE), a no-profit voluntary organization is working in the framework for different Rural Development Monitoring & Evaluation programs supported by national and federal government, G.P.C. CEBEMO, NABARD, MHRD-GOI, CAPART, UNICEF. RIPE has successfully completed Third Party Monitoring on A.P. Elect roll on behalf of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Third Party Monitoring on RKVY programme implemented by Department of Agriculture, Indira Kranthi Pathakam (IKP) NPM associated with Development of Management Network (DMN) Hyderabad and an evaluation on Convergence of MGNREGS in association with PRDIS Hyderabad and UNDP New Delhi.
We have conducted several capacity Building trainings to different cliental groups on Free and Compulsory Education (RTE), water, sanitation and hygiene, HIV/AIDS, MGNREGA, Rural Development, PRI trainings, skill development, Self Help Groups for the last 25 Years.
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene:
– Awareness on personal hygiene, water management and sanitation through household toilets in every individual house, public places.
– Motivate beneficiaries for active citizenship.
– Trainings on Water and Sanitation to NGO, communities and schools.
– Trainings to CBOs, on Water and Sanitation.
Community Health programmes, T.B. and HIV/AIDS:
Following the pillar principles of equity, integration and empowerment – activities for effective health care: awareness, preventive, rehabilitation. A holistic approach to community based primary health care to empower people and communities to take care of their own health and take responsibility for the communities’ health.