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close this bookCase Studies of People's Participation in Watershed Management in Asia (PWMTA, 1996)
close this folderA successful case of participatory watershed management at Ralegan Siddhi Village in district Ahmadnagar, Maharastra, India*
close this folderRecent prominent initiatives of people's participation in resource management
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View the documentNaxalite movement
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View the documentBodh Gaya Andolan
View the documentGanga liberation (Mukti) Andolan
View the documentAVARD'S irrigation schemes
View the documentWater council (Pani Panchayat)
View the documentSukhomajri
View the documentRope makers of saharanpur
View the documentChakriya Vikas pranali (the cyclic system of development)
View the documentMYRADA's self-help groups
View the documentRural labor association of Halpati Sava Sangh
View the documentRalegan Siddhi
View the documentSelf-Help groups by Taj Mahal gram Bikas Kendra
View the documentMahila Vikas Sangh (women development federation)
View the documentSelf employed women's association

Ganga liberation (Mukti) Andolan

The Ganga Liberation Movement started in early 1980s to abolish water lord system. Social activists and youth organizations organized the fisher folk and created pressure on Government to bring necessary legislation to change the exploitative system.