Arid Communities and Technologies

Our Work

A.C.T. will…

· Extend technical support to individuals, institutions and communities in the field of Natural Resources Management.

· Undertaking pioneering projects in collaboration with communities to generate action-research and technological solutions for strengthening livelihoods.

· Extend technical support to individuals, institutions  &  communities in field of Natural Resources Management.

· Undertake implementation of innovative and novel projects like Innovative entrepreneurial solutions to deal with all over growth of Prosopis juliflora, marketing of organic products for organic farming communities, networks or associations etc.

· Build a knowledge-base of solutions for arid regions, especially of Kachchh. This will be done by augmenting A.C.T.’s own

· experiences of implementation of projects and making this knowledge accessible to target groups. The creation and development of the knowledge-base is sought to be a continuous process and will be achieved through various strategies like computerized databases, publications etc.

· Specialize in creation and development of GIS  database of natural resources and associated knowledge systems of Kachchh and other parts of Gujarat.

· Mobilize financial resources through developing proposals for grants, providing consultancy activities, sale of publications, organizing training activities and accessing donations.