Arid Communities and Technologies (ACT) is a professional voluntary organization based at in the arid region of Kutch. The aim of the organization is to strengthen the livelihoods of communities in arid and semi-arid regions by supporting communities to resolve ecological constraints through facilitation, or by providing access to technologies and also to endangering technological and institutional solutions. Registered under Societies Act, 1860 and Charitable Trust Act, 1950, ACT was founded by a group of like-minded young professionals interested in improving the quality of development programs through the use of technology.