Legal Status:

Registration No. 4749/IV-338
Dated: August'97.
Under FCRA act

Income Tax:

Pan AAATK4579Q,
12 A No. 12A/2004-05/6805-07
Dated 23. 12. 04,
80 G No. 80G/2004-05/6808-10
Dated 23.12.04


Human Rights

Legal Awareness

  • 250 people were trained as paralegals on various law and Constitutional Rights.
  • Around 1000 Panchayati Raj Institutions members were given training on laws relating to Panchayati Raj, gender related laws, Dalit Rights and constitutional rights.
  • State Human Rights Commission was formed at the High Court’s order on PIL.

Right to Information

  • 1800 Suchana Mitra (Rural Communicator Cadre) were trained in Bihar.
  • State Information Commission was formed at the order of the High Court on PIL.

Right to Food

  • Acceptance of important recommendations like inclusion of SC/ST, single woman, homeless, migratory population in the list of beneficiaries under NFSA, creation of separate court for hearing of starvation cases, “Shatabdi Ann-Kalash Yojana” etc. of the Advisor office by the government has resulted into accountability and transparency in government department.
  • Network base of 250 organisations in 38 districts of Bihar through Right to Food Network.
  • Social Audit of AWCs was initiated by GoB after regular advocacy by Right to Food Campaign.

Right to Work

  • Social audit conducted in association with Rural Department of Govt. of Bihar, in 200 panchayats.
  • Social audit directorate has been constituted.

Peace and Harmony

  • Around 300 youths trained on communal peace and harmony from different corners of Bihar in collaboration with ANHAD.

Panchayati Raj

  • Panchayati Raj election which was not held for many years took place in 2001 on our advocacy with the government.
  • Gram Kachahari members trained in 32 panchayats on Bihar Gram Panchayat Act 2006 and Socio-economic Rights related schemes.
  • 90 percent local level disputes solved in above panchayats.

Protection and conservation of environment

  • Children trained in 60 schools in Patna and Vaishali districts to conserve Gange River Dolphin.