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Water security in Thar Desert, India / Enhancing water security, ensuring gender equality

Water security in Thar Desert, India
Water security in Thar Desert, India

GRAVIS works for integrated rural development of the Thar Desert communities in India with a focus o communities led drought mitigation and climate change adaptation. It has taken up important interventions to address water crisis. Our key activities and accomplishments are construction of water harvesting tanks to ensure water security at the household level. Till date, over 7,000 ranks have been constructed. Construction of percolation wells , over 550 have been constructed. Construction of over 5,500 farming dykes. Our work impacts the lives of over 1.5 million people including 700,000 women and girls with emphasis on gender equality.

Client / Manufacturer

Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)

Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Jodhpur, India

Client / Manufacturer

Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)

Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Jodhpur, India

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Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)

Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS)
Jodhpur, India