Gram Swarajya Samiti Ghoshi (GSSG)

Our Initiatives

Thematic AreasSupport AgencyAchieved Milestones
Solid Waste management ProgramAga Khan Foundation, India & UK funded by European UnionTwo MRF Centres and a mini Segregation Centre established. Three Nagar Parishads of Patna become cleaner as solid waste is reduced by 28% through promotion of home & temple composting and source segregation. Made ULBs accountable and strengthened their capacity for effective SWM which was non- existent previously.Due to our intervention the ranking of ULBs has upgraded in swachh sarvekshan.
WASHWater Aid India & UK, Global Sanitation Fund, World Vision India, FANSA, UNICEF, Bihar, Powergid through GVT.16 Villages were declared ODF, Reduction in Water borne diseases by 22 % from the baseline report, villagers in 25 villages are now able to take safe potable water. Ground water in 25 villages was recharged that resulted into functioning of drinking water sources in even summer seasons. Health Status of the people significantly improved. The Sanitation Behaviour of Children and their Parents was improved by establishing Sanitary Complex in 10 Schools of Gaya District.
Livelihood PromotionState and Central Govt., CRPF,20 women are engaged with ULBs for their employment, 565
 Melania, Water Aid, World Vision of India, AKF India, Center Welfare Boardyouths were trained in O&M of water sources who generated their self-employment, 30 youths were trained on motor driving and 60 youths were trained on diesel pump repairing who were self-employed in different ways. 115 girls and women were trained in cutting, tailoring and fabric painting who started their self-employment and enterprises. 17 masons were trained on construction of toilets, soak-pits and roof water harvesting structures that generated their gainful employment. Apart from it, 30 persons each were trained in footwear repairing and Radio, TV and mobile repairing who got their employment.
  Public Health  ADRA India, Voluntary Health Association of India New DelhiAbout 4573 persons were diagnosed TB who were helped to be cure. 5 villages were declared TB-free village. A TB Mukta Vahini Network of TB Survivors was formed that supports the Govt. RNTCP program, 12 filarial patients and about 125 Dengue patients, 16 Leprosy patients were referred and supported in their treatment at Govt. Hospitals.
RCH and Family PlanningMoHFW, Govt. of India,Global Health StrategyAbout 165 eligible couples were contracted through permanent methods of tubectomy and vasectomy, 3367 eligible couples adopted the birth spacing methods, the IMR and MMR were reduced significantly in the project area.
HIV & AIDSUNDP – TAHA65 commercial sex-workers were oriented for adopting the safety measures. 155 Suspected persons were diagnosed and patients were supported for the control and treatment
COVID-19Ajim Premji Foundation, UNICEF & AKFAbout 32000 people were vaccinated, distributed 1500 Safety COVID Kits/PPE Kits among FSWs, Rag pickers and waste pickers as well as among Slum dwellers. 42 No Touch hand Washing Stations including awareness devices with soak-pits were installed for prevention and proliferation of COVID-19  public places in 5 districts of Bihar.
EducationCentral Social Welfare Board (CSWB), Govt. of India,90 adult drop out women were enrolled in a condensed course of two years for their further education who were admitted in the Govt. Middle Schools. 32 girls of commercial sex-workers were enrolled in non-formal education Centre and after a year they were admitted in the Govt. Schools for their further schooling.155 children below 6 years were enrolled in our crèche cum pre-school education centre and after 6 years of their age, they were admitted Govt. Primary School.
Women’s Empowerment  Women and Child Development Corporation,GoB, Central Social Welfare Board(CSWB) New Delhi1267 cases of domestic violence were registered at our Family Counseling centre where 615 cases were resolved and 33 victims got benefitted through our legal support. 72 victim women of trafficking & domestic violence were benefitted from our short stay home and then rehabilitated them with the Govt. Support. 113 Police Officers were trained on IT Pact registering the FIR properly for trafficked women and providing support in conviction. 23 girls were rescued and repatriated with the Govt. Support.
Research and StudiesGlobal Sanitation FundSocial Research Studies were conducted on different themes 1..violence against women due to lack of WASH facilities, 2. An assessment of commitment exhibited by various political establishments towards realization of universal Sanitation services in Bihar by reviewing Bihar Legislative Assembly proceeding 3. Study on the challenges faced by the beneficiaries in receiving the grants in construction of toilets under convergence of NBA and MGNREGA. 4.We have prepared Bihar sanitation Report 5.A Study namely Game of Choice not chance .These Study Reports were submitted to GoB for further planning, implementation and formulation of State WASH Policy
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