Social & Resource mapping Social & Resource mapping
SWATI Malerimaha, Paburia, Kandhamal, OdishaWEL-COMES YOU
Historical Background Availability of Natural water resources Drinking water and Irrigation crises Lack of initiative to utilize the perennial water sources Small tribal pockets in remote areas Requirement of heavy investment in technology based Irrigation DBI – A low external input based traditional technology DBI – Low investment and High utility, Easy to manage and maintain by the villagers
Achievements As on DateYear No of Households Acres Acres Acres Villages Benefited irrigated irrigated irrigated in Rainy in Winter in Season Season Summer Season2011 3 151 144 77 00
Innovations for SWATI Pipe based water supply Stone Bed and Guard wall in hill areas to protect the pipes. Mobilization of community contribution & participation Bucket purification system for drinking water Youth Involvement. Development of FRA land.
Difficulties faced Villagers didn’t believe and won’t trust in the beginning. Transportation problem due to lack of road facility Hill terrain and stony patches Ethnic and Communal Tension in Biraguda Village
Process followed to overcome Organizing and sensitizing the villagers Exposure Visit to Successful Site. Process conceptual clarity Workshop, Meetings and Training Mobilization of community Participation, Contribution Strengthening of Village Level Institution-SHG, VDC
Leveraging for DBI Using the perennial water sources for Drinking water and irrigation purpose Villager organized to implement and management of the process Community participation and contribution mobilized Community management process strengthened Convergence programmes like Implementation of MGNREGS for FRA Land development, INRM Programme in Barepanga and SRI, Maize, Mustard- Agriculture, Horticulture Plantation from-Horticulture Dept.
Suggestion to make the DBI Programme better Right selection of site and village. Awarded to the villagers who have been managing the DBI well and optimum utilization of the same. Advocacy at the state and district level for leverage of funds for DBI. More capacity building and exposure visit programme at the field level.
DBI Photo Feature - SWATI Social & Resource mapping Technical Survey at BarepangaConstruction of Water storage tank Pipe Fitting at Barepanga
DBI Photo Feature - SWATIStone Bounding by the villagers Stone Bed for pipe connection Water storage tank in stream Water Bucket for Drinking water supply
DBI Photo Feature - SWATIDrinking Water supply to Houses Water for Irrigation PurposeSeed Distribution to farmers Farmers Training camp