We are social worker doing advocacy for Forest rights ACT Implementation for tribal people to get Land Pattas for their cultivation lands , we wanted to do advocacy through Mobile phones and computer and focus discussions with Journalists, to send tribal voice for Government officers to get land Pattas through Forest rights Act proposed project was implemented in Buttaigudem mandal in WestGodavari District IN Andhrapradesh in INDIA
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
Target Population are belongs to indigeious people who are doing cultivation in forests since four fathers time , and not getting Land Pattas for theire lands as per FRA act which is given by Government of india,I am social worker and having 15 years working experience on indigenous development in tribal villages , i have clouse professional relation ship with target people hence i wanted to do advocay to tribal people as to get Lands and Titles
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
I Wanted to do observations of local situation of tribal families how they are not getting benefits from Government even though Government of India sanctioned
FRA act, and what is really situation of tribal and negligence of Government officers ,forest departments, and revenue departments , and to send voice with Mobile phones and computers emails to implementation officers ,and to organise press meet for tribal rights and to do documentation
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
Computer internet technology
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
we are using cell phones and computer to solve tribal problems , we are identifying families who are not getting FRA benefits we can done phone calls from Tribal villages to minister of tribal welfare , and higher officers to send tribal voice regarding their pending Land Pattas, then they can do immediate actions and also we can use computer with internet and we send pititions through complaint websites for Primeminister,Chiefminister,district
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
130 villages and 1300 persons can participate and they can solve their problems through mobile phones and Computer with internet, we can train to tribals how to do complaint for Ministers and officers through mobile phone , and computer with internet ,and also we can give fecilitation to do complaints to solve their land Pattas problems through FRA.
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
we have good follow up with tribals and we wanted support from you for purchasing of 20 mobile phones and one computer and Printer and Food and travel expenses to organise press meets and to send petitions and voice to implementation officers,
Total cost of Mobile phone 20 X@Rs2000=Rs40,000
One computer with printer 1 X@ 25000= Rs 25000
travel for tribals Leaders to organise pressmeets 2xRs5000=Rs 10000
Total RequestedRs75000 ($1388)
April 5, 2013
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