AIMS & OBJECTIVES
WORD visualizes a Just and self reliant society where all the members enjoy equal opportunities, rights, justice
and participate for democratic decision making to resolve the issues of the society.
A society in which the people can live with dignity challenging discrimination and
exploitation and exercise their rights for the development of self and the society at large.
The target groups are the rural and marginalized tribals and dalits of which the most vulnerable being the women, children and
marginal farmers. At present WORD is covering about 120 villages consisting of around 25,000 families.
Empowering people to assert their rights and fulfill their responsibilities.
Enable the people irrespective of their caste, creed or religion in marching towards
standard of living through identification of their problem,
causes ,needs and developing plan of
To ensure fullest participation of the people by getting opportunities for education,
resource development, better living environments and democratic approaches.
To create behavioral changes in the community to mainstream women in the development
To empower the communities to facilitate social, economic, political and cultural development of vulnerable sections of the society.
Grass root governance by strengthening of Panchayat Raj Insititutions.
To empower the community based organizations for village sustainability
To evolving measures for food/water security
To develop skills of the target groups for increased production/income
To conscientize the community on environment/ecological sustainability
To bring about economic empowerment through collective action
To Network with organizations at local, national and international level topromote human
development with equity