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Project Outreach : Rural Stations


Along with a Technology Demonstration Lab (nodal center) at the institute, Rural Stations serve as a Lab cum Resource centre for researchers, farmers, students and other users. The Rural Stations and the Nodal Centre aim to empower rural people through information dissemination in appropriate technology know how and easy access to experts. They will also act as a pedagogical medium for students and researchers for learning and intervening in rural areas. The rural stations serve as a link between the institute and the village communities, with the following objectives:

  1. The institute will make available its Social Science Knowledge to facilitate integrated development of village communities and to learn from these communities.

  2. To achieve above, the institute will share with the community members its knowledge about innovations, technology and resources.

These stations are situated at:

  • Asepur

    The Rural Station at village Asepur, is concerned with Community support for girl's education, vocational Training to school going girls, and capacity building of teachers by organization of Kala - Jathas.

  • Sansarpur

    The Rural Station at village Sanasarpur, in partnership with village Panchayats and SHGs is involved in Micro Level planning, developing medicinal plants chain, capacity building of rural producers, networking with organizations engaged in vocational training, awareness for right to education and organizing health camps.

  • Shankargarh

    The Rural station at village Shankargarh is focusing on Micro-Enterprise including training, Rural Education with special emphasis on education of disadvantaged children through community participation and health participation in collaboration with an NGO SANKALP.

  • Shahabpur

    The Rural station at village Shahabpur, in partnership with Manav Vikas Sangrahalaya and village panchayat is working on developing cultural stations and for providing community support for elementary education.

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