The objective under water Resource development is for increasing the availability of water and hence resulting in fewer incidences of crop failure and also for community capacitating for sustainable use of ground water.
The objective under this programme is for enhancing the crop productivity through reduction in top soil erosion, moisture retention and increased soil micro nutrients. The major target is for land improvement and soil enrichment.
With the purpose of increasing the income of households, promotion of sustainable agricultural practices is done. The major components under this programme are:Promotion of SRI/SWI.
Multiple alternative livelihoods are promoted for the purpose of additional income generation of households. The major components under this programme are:Promotion of scientific fish cultivation and creating fish entrepreneurs
The objective under this programme is for empowerment of village community members and PRIs so as they are capacitated to drive the overall development process.We also work for creating a conducive environment so as rights and entitlement are asserted.
The objective under this programme is to improve the bargaining capacity of farmers through enhancement from primary produce. This programme also aims for improving the credit and agro-inputs availability to farmers. The major components under Establishing farmer’s.
VSK works in two blocks namely Chhattarpur block of Palamu district and Manika Block of Latehar district. The head office of VSK is in Shahpur (Daltonganj), Chainpur and block level field offices are in Manika and Chhattarpur. There are 20 full-time staffs including Programme Manager, Project Coordinators, Thematic leaders, Accountants, Technical Person and Social Activists. More than 15 local field level volunteers are also associated with VSK.
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