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Bandana Devi
Project Manager , Non Profit Organization
Godda, Jharkhand
8 years of working experience in large scale community mobilisation and promotion of women's collectives from Villages to the state level and implementation of gender transformative sustainable livelihood opportunities, Health and education projects and NRLM through various trainings, capacity building courses based upon technicalities as well as behavioural change communication theories.
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Area of Expertise:
  • Agriculture, Livelihoods, Microfinance, Rural, Urban
  • Capacity Building, Training, Advocacy
  • Environment, Climate, Energy, Water, Sanitation
  • Government/Governance, Reforms, Corruption
  • Social, Gender, Education, Youth, Child
Professional Experience:
Professional Experience:
Working in a gender integrated approach; with tribal communities in villages of Jharkhand for the battle against poverty, injustice and inequality through…..
Organising and Capacity building of the women to promote Self Help Groups for transforming socio economic development, expanding their livelihood basket with existing resources and be able to choose best practices.
Creating awareness around existing gender discriminations in society and building understanding on patriarchal manifestations of society to enhance the sense of agency of rural poor women.
Land and water resource development through the integrated natural resource management (INRM) approach. This approach leads to an equitable and sustainable economic growth which ensures household food security, and helps to minimise mass poverty.
Increasing food security in the battle against endemic poverty in the rural areas through adopting improved techniques of agriculture.
Increasing cash income through developing Agriculture production clusters of high value crops and building input and output linkage systems in remotely located villages of Jharkhand
Increasing cash income, especially of the landless, through developing integrated livestock rearing plans, grooming women paravets, building linkages with relevant stakeholders for input procurement, developing cold chain for vaccines and executing it in tribal and scheduled caste communities remotely located villages of Jharkhand.
Intervention of nutrition sensitive agriculture to ensure the intake of nutrition rich diet by the targeted families with especial focus on women, children and adolescent girls.
Intervention on health and education through partnership mode in order to transform the education and health condition of villages of Jharkhand.
Significant Achievements:
Active Member of the team to formulate Team’s Vision, Goal and Strategies to engage in the Community for sustainable development.
Forming and grooming of village, panchayat and block level collectives of rural poor women and engaged with them on their economic, social and political empowerment.
Engaged and worked with community around improved agriculture practices to develop Agriculture production clusters of high value crops, linked remote villages of Jharkhand with big Mandis for selling of the produce thus leading for enhancing families income.
Engaged and worked with community around gender awareness generation in gender equality program (GEP) and groomed ‘Nari Adalat’ for dealing Violence against women cases, built linkages with district legal service authority and other relevant partners.
Engaged and working with community in implementing NRLM in Poraiyahat block of Godda district, Jharkhand.
Member of the core team of gender trainers at Organization level.
Active member and Anchor of Gender theme of Santhal Paragana Development Cluster which comprises seven field teams of PRADAN
Member of general council of PRADAN.
Masters in mass communication and Journalism from Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam in 2011 (78%).
Graduation with Economics honour from Cotton College, Guwahati, Assam in 2008 (52%)
12th in humanities from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Darrang district, Assam in 2005 (80%)
Matriculation from Jawahar Navodaya Vodyalay, Darran district, Asaam in 2003 (70%)
Other courses:
One month long course on Gender, Human Rights and Sustainable Livelihoods organised by SANGAT, a Feminist’s Network
Six months course on diploma in computer application from CEC, Guwahati in 2009
Six months coaching classes of MAT (Management aptitude test) attended in ERUDITE, Guwahati in 2009
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    Years of Experience:
    5-10 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Nepali
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