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PROJECT MANAGEMENT AGENCY (PMA), Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to support Venture Capital Assistance Scheme (VCAS)
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AGENCY (PMA), Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to support Venture Capital Assistance Scheme (VCAS) Small Farmer’s Agri-business Consortium (SFAC), an organization promoted by Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India has appointed AFC as a Project Management Agency for Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to support Venture Capital Assistance Scheme (VCAS) during XII Five Year Plan(2012-2017).

THREE PACKAGES COMES UNDER PMA are-

  • Advertisement Package
  • Public Relations Package
  • Awareness Building Events Package

PROJECT MANAGEMENT AGENCY (PMA), Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to support Venture Capital Assistance Scheme (VCAS)Advertisement Package- Designing, Planning and Implementing an annual advertising CAMPAIGN.Preparation of quarterly plans for media procurement.

Public Relations Package- Plan and implement a campaign to raise the media profile of SFAC and VCAS in the national,regional and district level press in key stated.Package planning and execution on quarterly basis.

Awareness Building Events Package- Organization of one day state and District level events(Workshop,Conference,Awareness Building Camps) to publicize the VCAS among key stakeholders.Package Planning and execution on quarterly basis. The PMA will prepare and implement a campaign to organize district level awareness building camps in 200 TARGET DISTRICTS to enhance awareness of VCAS and identify potential entrepreneurs.
These camps are SINGLE DAY EVENTS targeting local government officials,potential entrepreneurs, bankers, trade bodies, technical institutions and local media.

National Medicinal Plants Board Schemes

National Medicinal Plants Board SchemesM&E of National Medicinal Plants Board Schemes, Department of AYUSH, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI

AFC has been engaged for M&E of the projects sanctioned by NMPB during the years 2002-03 to 2009-10 under its Promotional schemes includes in-situ conservation/ ex-situ cultivation, Research & Development, establishment of herbal gardens, production of quality planting materials, extension activities, demand-supply studies, value addition etc and Commercial Venture Scheme includes large scale cultivation of prioritized rare & endangered species, post harvest technology, innovative marketing mechanism etc. in 32 States/UT of the Country.

National Medicinal Plants Board Schemes Basic objectives of this exercise are to measure the process of execution, judicious use of released amount of Grant-in-aid as per the approved guidelines and SWOT analysis for drawing up policies and strategies for conservation, cultivation, marketing and sustainable management of this sector. The factual outcome at the gross root level may be used to have necessary mid-course corrections in the schemes being implemented by National Medicinal Plants Board for achieving National Goal.

Panchayati Raj

Training of Panchayati Raj Functionaries in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh

Training of Panchayati Raj Functionaries in Jharkhand and Uttar PradeshAFC has been awarded the task of imparting training to various stake holders under Panchayati raj in the states of Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh. The training would be organized round year during the current financial year. The Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India/ Department of Panchayati Raj, Government of Uttar Pradesh has designated AFC, as a Technical Support Institution (TSI), for undertaking facilitation of the communities in the process of preparation of Perspective District Plans in 25 districts of Uttar Pradesh under Backward Region Grant Fund (BRGF). In the process, besides other activities, AFC is involved in orientation of different stakeholders and elected members of DPC, ZP, GP and BDC members under PRI system and development.

AFC also completed the task of Training Need Analysis exercise and development of 10 Training Manual for the Panchyati Raj Functionaries in the state of Jharkhand under the GOI-UNDP-CDLG programme.

THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENTS HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Survey Agencies for Survey work in applicent Gram Panchayats for NGP 2013 Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Govt of India, New Delhi 110 003
Organic Farming

List of on-going assignments (2016-17)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Organic Farming Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture for Two Districts Bhiwani (250 ha) and Jhajjar (250 ha) Haryana State Mission Director,HSHDA,Panchkula, Haryana

List of on-going assignments (2015-16)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Preparation of Organic Policy for Government of Chhattisgarh. Director (Agr.), Directorate of Agriculture, Lawandi, Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
2 Organic Farming Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture for Mahendergarh District, Haryana Mission Director,HSHDA,Panchakula.
3 Project Proposal under Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture for of Organic Farming (adoption and Certification) HSHDA, Haryana, Panchkula. Mission Director,HSHDA,Panchakula.
4 Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming for 2015-16 under SHM and NVIPUA in Chhattisgarh. Districts – 1) Raipur (500 ha.), 2) Bilaspur (500ha.) Total = 1000 ha. State Horticulture Mission,Chhattisgarh

List of on-going assignments (2014-15)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming for 2014-15 under SHM and NVIPUA in Chhattisgarh. State Horticulture Mission,Chhattisgarh Raipur
2 Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming for 2014-15 under RKVY in Chhattisgarh. District 1) Kanker (250ha.) State Horticulture Mission,Chhattisgarh, Raipur

List of on-going assignments (2013-14)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Proposal for Adoption and Certification of Organic Fruits and Vegetables with Web Managed Traceability Records for the Facilitation of Export and Domestic Retail Chain of Horticultural crops in Chhatisgarh,Under NHM for 900 HA for the Year 2012-13 State Horticulture Mission,Chhatisgarh Raipur
2 Adoption of Organic Farming and its Certification for Horticultural Crops in Odisha for the Year 2013-14 NHM III 1500Ha and RKVY 650 Ha (For 3 Years) 8 Districts Office of the Director of Horticulture &Secretary,Odisha Horticulture Development Society,UdyanBhawan,IRCVillage,Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar
3 Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming for 2013-14 under SHM and NVIPUA in Chhattisgarh. State Horticulture Mission,Chhatisgarh Raipur

Implementation of Organic Farming ProgrammeImplementation of Organic Farming Programme

To promote organic farming, AFC India Limited has been given the opportunity to implement the organic farming project named as “Adoption and Certification of Organic Management System with online Traceability for Facilitation Domestic Retail Chains and Export in Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Haryana”.

In addition, an assignment relating to preparation of policy document for organic farming and market linkages in Arunachal Pradesh has also been awarded to AFC India Limited by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh.

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Agriculture Extension

Production and Productivity of wheat through line sowing  (Successfully Completed)

The Agriculture Department of UP Government has assigned AFC a study under Enhancing Production and Productivity of wheat by proper placement of see and fertilizer through Line Sowing in Eastern UP under RKVY scheme.

Management of water logged area (Successfully Completed)

As a sequel to the National Food Security Mission Scheme, Directorate of Agriculture, Govt of UP entrusted AFC two studies on Management of Waterlogged Area due to Canal seepage in Sitapur district and Raebareli District.

Intercropping of pulses with Sugar cane  (Successfully Completed)

AFC has also undertaken a project for Increasing Area and Production of pulses through intercropping of pulses with spring sown Sugarcane in major sugar cane growing areas of Uttar Pradesh under RKVY scheme.

Training and Capacity Building

List of on-going assignments (2016-17)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Capicity Building and Training of UPSRLM Uttar Pradesh State Rural Livelihood Mission, Lucknow
2 Skill Development Bihar Project Govt of Bihar
3 Proposed capacity building programme for elected members Govt of Jharkhand in 2 districts Godda and Shaibganj Government of Jharkhand

List of on-going assignments (2015-16)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 PradhanMantriKaushalVikasYojana Pilot ASCI Agriculture Skill Council of India
2 PradhanMantriKaushalVikasYojana -Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council (BWSSC) Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council, Gurgaon 122002
3 PradhanMantriKaushalVikasYojana-Main Phase (ASCI) Agriculture Skill Council of India
4 Employment linked skill training under EST & P of NULM during 2014-15 & 2015-16 State Urban Development Agency (SUDA) Odisha State Urban Development Agency, Government of Odisha (H &U.D.Deptt.) Bhubaneswar 14

List of on-going assignments (2014-15)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Placement Linked Training Programme (PLTP) Nijukti Project for Imparting Skill Development Training for 2800 beneficiaries for the Sate of Odisha. Aajivika Skills, Odisha

List of on-going assignments (2013-14)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Capacity Building and training of frontline staff in Bihar-JICA supported project Chief Conservator of Forest (Admin & HRD), Patna
2 Organization of One Day Workshop in Kolkata and Ranchi Ministry of Minority Affairs,Govt of India, New Delhi 110003
3 Skill Development of Dhalai&Khowai Districts for 10 trades(1st Year-400 trainees) Office of the Magistrate &Collector,Govt of Tripura, Dhalai District : Jawaharnagar
4 Aajeevika Skills for Skilling Rural Youtha in the State of Haryana through NIRD,Hyderabad Ministry of Rural Development,(Department of Rural Development) (AajeevikaSkillDivision),Govt of India,New Delhi

1. BIHAR SKILL DEVELOPMENT MISSION (November 2016)

Bihar Skill Development Mission (BSDM) has launched a skill training programme in the State through KushalYuva Program (KYP) and has allotted AFC India Limited four Block Skill Development Centers (BSDC) one each in Muzaffarpur and West Champaran and two in Sitamarhi districts of Bihar for a period of five years.These centres will be providing training to the eligible candidates in the areas of English and Hindi Communication Skills, Computer Literacy Skills and Soft Skills.

PROPOSED CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMME FOR ELECTED MEMBERS GOVT OF JHARKHAND IN 2 DISTRICTS GODDA AND SHAIBGANJ

(JANUARY 2017)

The Government of Jharkhand has awarded capacity building programme of elected members from the PRI of Godda and Shaibganj District to AFC India Limited. Godda District is having 2530 elected members and Shaibganj District is having 1223 elected members

THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENTS HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Conducting Exposure visit to beacon Panchayats of Kerala under BRGF (Capacity Building) Office of the District Magistrate &Collector,Govt of Tripura, DhalaiDist, Jawharnagar
2 Exposure visit cum training programmes for village watershed committee members (NABARD) NABARD, Bhawanipatna
DPRs/ Project Appraisal

List of on-going assignments (2016-17)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Preparation of Detailed Project Report of Agro Forestry Project in Coochbeher District of West Bengal Progressive Farmers Pvt.Ltd., Dinhata,Coochbehar,West Bengal
2 Preparation of C-DAP,SAIDP & SAP for Year 2016-17 (12th Five Year Plan) and Year 2017-22 (13th Five year plan) Chief Secretary, Dept of Agriculture, Govt of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow
3 Preparation of DPR for establishing Flower Market The President, Sri Anjaneya Poola Rythu Varthaka Sansam,AP

List of on-going assignments (2015-16)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Preparation of Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the proposed Modified Atmosphere Store based on Nitrogen Blanketing Technique to be set up under the Society, MundukholaBaksagrahSamabayKrishiUnnyanSamityLtd;Panchpara, Balagarh - 712 501
2 Preparation of 5 Years Perspective plan and project Preparation under TTAADC, Tripura Additional Chief Executive Officer,TTAADC, Khumulwng,Govt of Tripura
3 Preparation of Detailed Project Report (DPR) for Catchment Area Treatement Plan of Lakhwar Hydro Electric Project. Divisional Forest Officer,Mussoorie Forest Division,District Dehradun, Uttarakhand

List of on-going assignments (2014-15)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Implementation of Apiculture Project – Phase II Director, Meghalaya Basin Development Authority,Shillong

1. PREPARATION OF COMPREHSNSIVE DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL PLAN UNDER RASHTRIYA KRISHI VIKAS YOJANA (November 2016)

The Department of Agriculture, Govt. of U.P. has awarded the above assignment to AFC India Limitedfor preparation of Comprensive District Agriculture Plan (C-DAP), State Agriculture Plan (SAD) & State Agriculture Intensive Development Plan (SAIDP) for 35 districts in Uttar Pradesh under RashtriyaKrishiVikasYojna for 12th & 13th Five Year Plan.

2. PREPARATION OF DETAILED PROJECT REPORT FOR ESTABLISHING WHOLESALE FLOWER MARKET (December 2016)

AFC India Limited has been awarded the assignment of preparation of Detailed Project Report for Establishing Wholesale Flower Market in Rajamundry, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh by Department of Horticulture, Government of Andhra Pradesh.

Assessment of Venture Capital Assistance Programme (SFAC)

SFAC is implementing Venture Capital Scheme to promote investments in agri-business projects with the participation of nationalized banks, SBI and subsidiaries/IDBI. AFC has been recently assigned the task of assessment of VCA programme. The purpose of this thematic assessment is to assess the past and potential performance and leverage of SFAC’s Agribusiness Development through Venture Capital Assistance (VCA) Programme through a focused assessment of 15 selected investments from the Programme’s portfolio. AFC has taken up the task of evaluation through an averaging performing enterprises, a mix of above average performing enterprises; below average performers; mature projects on their “way out” of the programme and newer investments. In general the assessment will review and analyze the overall performance and bring out recommendations for improvement of VCA Scheme.

SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT FOR ROAD CONSTRUCTION PROJECT IN BAHADURPUR, BOKARO

(JANUARY 2017)

The Deputy Commissioner, Bokaro has awarded the above assignment to AFC India Limited under New Land Acquisition Act. The assignment cover road from Bahadurpur to Bengal Border.

IMPACT EVALUATION OF CENTRALLY SPONSORED SCHEME (CSS) OF RAINFED AREA DEVELOPMENT COMPONENT OF NATIONAL MISSION FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE (NMSA)

(JANUARY 2017)

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Government of India has awarded the above assignment to AFC India Limited for assessing the efficacy and effectiveness of the scheme implemented from 2014-15 to 2016-17 for its continuation beyond 12th plan period and improvements if any for programme implementation including employment generated in mandays/annually.

THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENTS HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Preparation of Feasibility Study Report (FSR) of five Watershed Projects in Bhwanipatna of Kalahandi Asst. General Manager, NABARD, Regional Office,2/1 Nayapalli Civic Centre, Bhubaneswar -751 015, Tel : 0674-2554023,2554036
2 Implementation of Integrated tribal development WadiProgramme in Bhawanipatna block of KalahandiDistrict,Odisha NABARD, Bhubaneswar 751 015
3 Full Implementation of 5 Watershed Projects in Bhawanipatna NABARD,Bhubaneswar 751 015
Project Management Agency

List of on-going assignments (2016-17)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 "Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to Support Central Sector Schemes VCAS and EGCGFS under implementation by SFAC "5th Quarter (April,2016 to June,2016) Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium New Delhi 16
2 Project Management Agency (PMA) for "Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to support Central Sector Schemes VCAS and EGCGFT under Implementation by SFAC" 6th Quarter (July,2016 to Sept.2016) Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium New Delhi 16
3 Project Management Agency (PMA) to support implementation of National Agriculture Market (NAM) by SFAC. Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium New Delhi 16
4 Approved Work Plan for Publicity Support for Central Sector Scheme of SFAC (VCAS & EGCGF) 7th Quarter for the period from October,2016 to December, 2016 Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium New Delhi 16
5 Approved Work Plan for Publicity Support for Central Sector Scheme of SFAC (EGCGF) - 8th Quarter (January-March 2017) Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium New Delhi 16

 1. Project Management Agency for 100% Physical Verification of Minor Irrigation Schemes under Rural Development  & Water Conservation Department, Government of Maharashtra -  

AFC has been associated with the Rural Development & Water Conservation Department, Government of Maharashtra with effect from April 2012, as a Project Management Agency (PMA), for conduct of 100% physical verification of 16454 number of completed different types of Minor Irrigation (MI) Schemes, of which 1273 MI schemes pertain to Local Sector (State) spread over in all 33 districts and 15181 MI schemes of ZP sector implemented in 6 districts (Jalna, Pune, Amravati, Nashik, Chandrapur and Thane) of the State.

The following services are envisaged to be provided by AFC, as a PMA.

  • Designing the questionnaire to capture physical status and utility/ impact of completed MI structures.
  • Assisting the Department in undertaking entire tender process for selection of Field Survey Agencies for taking up physical verification of completed MI schemes on common rate basis.
  • Facilitating training workshops for the selected Field Survey Agencies and providing handholding for smooth conduct of GPS enabled physical verification of the MI schemes by them.
  • Supervising/ monitoring of field survey work undertaken by the Field Survey Agencies.
  • Cross verifying at least 10% of the MI schemes surveyed by the Field Survey Agencies.
  • Developing web based MIS and database of the surveyed MI schemes.
  • Compiling the field data in web based MIS in respect of MI schemes of both the sectors.
  • Generating report covering different aspects of the MI schemes along with suggestions for improving under utilization of the schemes including possibilities for their commercial use.    

2. Management Support Group for National Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters  (Successfully Completed)

Management Support Group for National Vegetable Initiative for Urban ClustersThe Dept. of Agriculture and Cooperation (DAC) has issued guidelines for a program under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) for implementation of “The Vegetable Initiative for Urban Clusters” during 2011-12 with an outlay of Rs. 300 crore. The program aims at enhancing production, productivity and profitability of vegetables in the country through off-season production under protected cultivation for generating income round the year and offering at competitive price to the consumers. The task of management, including end-to-end solutions to plan, monitor, support and report on the programme, has been entrusted to Small Farmers’ Agribusiness Consortium (SFAC), a specialized agency promoted by the Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. The agency will address all concerns related to both the demand and supply side of the vegetable sector in one city of each states, which is either the state capital or any other city with a population of over one million and enhance vegetable production and productivity, nutritional security and income support to vegetable farmers.

SFAC has engaged AFC to deliver a range of technical and management services through the creation of a Management Support Group (MSG), comprising experienced professionals with expertise in project management, horticulture, monitoring and evaluation and statistics to support the NHM Division in DAC in the roll out and monitoring of the program. AFC will provide the technical manpower in coordination, supervision, technical backstopping and reporting inputs.

3. Asian Development Bank assisted North Karnataka urban Sector Improvement Programme for Government of Karnataka  (Successfully Completed)

AFC has been appointed as Apex Nodal NGO for implementation of poverty alleviation of Asian Development Bank assisted North Karnataka Urban Sector Improvement Programme for Government of Karnataka.

The project aims enhancing the delivery efficiencies of the ULBs in terms of affording better facilities to the people on a sustainable basis so as to ensure better living conditions. It also proposes to strengthen the ULBs with better and effective mechanism of administration particularly improved management of levy and collection of taxes and cesses with a view to generating revenues for themselves and become self supporting on a long term basis so that better services could be planned. The third and more important objective is to ensure maintenance of the assets created so far and also to be created in future, through an efficient system of asset management. In the context of transparency in the management of the public finances and utilities the project lays emphasis on the need for introduction of better financial management practices. The community development component of the project involves wide ranging socially relevant interventions through a series of actions such as health and environmental sanitation, education, women development and empowerment, community organization skill training, R and R and similar others.

4. Quality and Quantity Audit of Karnataka Rural Infrastructure Development Ltd. Phase II  (Successfully Completed)

AFC has bagged the quality and quantity audit of Karnataka Rural Infrastructure Development Ltd (KRIDL) from Government of Karnataka. The main objective behind the audit is 3rd Party Inspection of works to achieve quality and sound structures by using tested materials and adopting specifications as approved by KRIDL. AFC would identify the NABL accreted Laboratory and engage for testing of construction materials having sufficient numbers of trained, and skilled technical staff, and having equipment to conduct both field test and Laboratory tests and Non destructive tests which are required to be tested at different stages of work as per BIS standards as required by KRIDL.

In addition, important concrete works like Foundation, Plinth, Super structure, Roof finishing will also be witnessed by AFC Engineers, and technical guidance for fabrication of structures, construction and finishing work will be recorded in the inspection report and will be handed over to designated Engineers of KRIDL duly obtaining their signatures

THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENTS HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Project Management Agency (PMA) for "Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to Support Venture Capital Assistance (VCA) Scheme during XII Five Year Plan (2012-2017) 1st Quarter during 2013-14 (April,2013 to June,2013) SFAC Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC),New Delhi 110 016
2 National Agricultural Innovation Project (NAIP), Jharkhand (Action plan for 2013-14) Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR), National Agricultural Innovation Project (NAIP)
3 RC-NAEB New Delhi for 2013-14 Ministry of Environment & Forest, National Afforestation & Eco-Development Board (RCNAEB), Government of India
4 RC-NAEB HO Mumbai for 2013-14 Ministry of Environment & Forest, National Afforestation & Eco-Development Board (RCNAEB), Government of India
5 Project Management Agency (PMA) for "Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to Support Venture Capital Assistance (VCA) Scheme during XII Five Year Plan (2012-2017) 5th Quarter during 2013-14 (July,2013 to September,2013) SFAC Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC),New Delhi 110 016
6 Project Management Agency (PMA) for "Publicity and Awareness Building Plan to Support Venture Capital Assistance (VCA) Scheme during XII five Year Plan (2012-2017) 6th Quarter during 2013-14 (October, 2013 to December,2013)SFAC Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC),New Delhi 110 016
7 District Level Awareness Camp for Capital Venture Scheme of SFAC during 7th Quarter in for the period from Jan.2014 to March 2014 (SFAC) Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC),New Delhi 110 016
Setting up of Resource Centre -  

 Setting up of Block Resource Centers (BRCs) under National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) in UP  (Successfully Completed)

AFC has been awarded the task of setting up to Block Resource Centers (BRCs) under National Rural Drinking water Programme (NRDWP) in UP in April 2012.

BRC shall be the institutional set up at the block level to provide continuous support in terms of awareness generation, motivation, mobilization, training and handholding to the village communities, GPs and VWSCs. The BRC will serve as an extended delivery arm of the District Water and Sanitation Mission in terms of software support and act as a link between it and the GPs/VWSCs/Village communities.

Capacity building and generating awareness among the village community on various aspects of safe drinking water by BRCs will be the first step in improving their understanding to achieve drinking water security in term of quantity and quality. It will also help the villages in achieving Nirmal Gram status, sustaining and building on it with effective and low cost management of solid and liquid wastes.

Monitoring and Evaluation

List of on-going assignments (2016-17)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Third Party Monitoring and Evaluation of 152 Villages in Gadchiroli District under Jalayukta Shivar Abhiyan. Member Secretary,Jalayukta Shivar Abhiyan Samittee and District Superintending Agricultural Officer, Gadchiroli District.
2 100% Physical Verification (PV) of PMEGP Units in Tripura State for the Year 2012-13 and 2013-14 Agartala State Directoe,Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), Assam Agartala Road,Agartala- 799004
3 Monitoring & Evaluation of Projects funded by NMPB under its Schemes for the Year 2013-14,2014-15,2015-16 & 2016-17 National Medicinal Plants Board, Govt of India,Ministry of AYUSH ,New Delhi - 110023
4 Third Party Inspection of Ongoing Works in Firozabad,Farrukhabad,Badaun and Azamgarh Region (Mandi Parishd). Director, Mandi Parishad, Kisan Mandi Bhawan, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar,Lucknow - 226 010
5 Pilot Census of Major and Minor Irrigation (MMI) Projects. Central Water Commission
6 Impact Evaluation of Cage Culture under 2nd Round in 3 Districts viz.Saraikela,Koderma and Bokaro @ R.2.17 lakh per district Director of Fisheries,Government of Jharkhand, Ranchi - 834002 (Jharkhand)
7 Pilot of two Major and Medium Irrigation Projects Sethiathope Anicug and Manglam Central Water Commission, Govt of India
8 TSMIP- 3rd Party Random Verification and Evaluation of MI Systems installed in the Telangana State Commissioner of Horticulture ,Govt of Telangana
9 Work Phase Evaluation of IWMP in Madhya Pradesh Rajiv Gandhi Watershed Mission, Bhopal M.P.
10 Physical Monitoring of MPLADS Works in Punjab.Phase III The Economic Advisor,Economic & Statistical Organisation,MPLADS Saction,Govt of Punjab,Chandigarh- 110 001
11 Technical Consultant for Implementation of MAS-NBT Project. Mundukhola Baksagarh SKUS Ltd,Panchpara,Balagarh Hooghly
12 Assignment of work for Conducting of 100% Physical Verification and Concurrent Evaluation of PMEGP Units financed during the Year 2015-16 Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Ahmedabad, Gujarat
13 Third Party Monitoring & Evaluation of Jalayukta Shivar Abhiyan Member Secretary,Jalayukta Shivar Abhiyan Samittee and District Superintending Agricultural Officer, Gadchiroli District.
14 Social Impact Assessment for setting Up 4000 MW Ultra Mega Power Plant, Hussainabad (Devipur), Deoghar, Ranchi Deputy Commissioner,Deogher Collectorate,Ranchi
15 Social Impact Assessment for the Proposed Road Project in Deoghar District of Jharkhand. The Deputy Commissioner,Deoghar Coletorate District Land Acquisition Branch, Deoghar-814112, Jharkhand
16 Social Impact Assessment for the Proposed Power Project of M/s Adani Power Ltd., in Godda District of Jharkhand Deputy Commissioner,Godda Collectorate, Godda, Jharkhand.
17 Evaluation Planning and Preparation Support for the Tejaswini Project on Socio-economic empowerment of adolescent girl and young women in Jharkhand Government of Jharkhand,Dept of Women,Child Development & Social Security, (Jharkhand Women Development Society, Ranchi -834004
18 Social Impact Assessment for the Proposed Construction Project of Brode Gauge Railway Line in Godda District of Jharkhand Deputy Commissioner,Godda, Jharkhand
19 Social Impact Assessment study for the proposed power project M/s Adani power Ltd., in Godda District of Jharkhand Addl. Village Deputy Commissioner, Godda District Land Acquisition Deptt. Commissionerate, Godda
20 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Bokaro District of Jharkhand The Deputy Commissioner,Bokaro Colectorate District Land Acquisition Branch, Bokaro -827004, Jharkhand
21 "UNDP - GNFC Study on Assessing the Impact of Neem Seed Collection Livelihood Intervention on Socio-Economic Status of Rural Women in Gujarat." Programme Officer,UNDP India Office New Delhi- 110003
22 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Deoghar Bypase Ring Road,Deoghar Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
23 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Satsang Mirakhibad,Deoghar Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
24 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Nonihot Bagdhada,Deoghar Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
25 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Deoghar Madhupur,Deoghsar Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
26 Social Impact Assessment for proposed RCC Bridge in Dumka District, Jharkhand Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
27 Social Impact Assessment for Road Project in Bahadurpur, Bokaro Deputy Commissioner, Deoghar
28 Impact Evaluation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) of Rainfed Area Development component of National Mission of Sustainable Agricultyure (NMSA) Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, GOI

List of on-going assignments (2015-16)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Monitoring & Evaluation of another 83 additional Projects for NMPB National Medicinal Board,Govt of India,Ministry of AYUSH, New Delhi-23
2 Inspection and Evaluation of NBCFDC Beneficiaries in the State of Assam,Manipur,Tripura and Uttar Pradesh National Backward Classes Finance and Development Corporation Ltd,(NBCFDC), New Delhi
3 Third Party Physical Monitoring of MPLAD Scheme Works in Punjab. Department of Planning, Economic & Statistical Organisation (MPLADS Section) Govt of Punjab.
4 Preparation of Road MAP Document for Jharkhand State Co-Op Fisheries Federation Ltd., M.D. Jharkhand State Fisheries Co-Op Federation ,Ranchi Jharkhand
5 Third Party Inspection and Cheking of Quality of GraminAwsthapna Kendra (RIN) in Bundalkhand Package 133 Unit in 7 Districts in Bundalkhand. State Agriculture MandiParisad Uttar Pradesh,Lucknow
6 Third Party Monitoring and Evaluation of 86 Villages in Bhandara District under JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan. The Member Secretary &DSAO,Department of Agriculture,JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan,Distt. Bhandara
7 Third Party Monitoring and Evaluation of 94 Villages in Gondia District under JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan. The Member Secretary &DSAO,Department of Agriculture,JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan,Distt. Gondia
8 Physical Verification Work under PMEGP for the Year 2011-12 in Shillong Meghalaya.. Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Shillong,Meghalaya
9 Valuation of Structures for ThotapalliBalanchingRevervoir in 3 Villages, Karimnagar, Hyderabad Special Collector,L.A SSP &JCRGLIP,Tarnaka,Hyderabad
10 100% Physical Verification work of PMEGP units financed during the year 2014-15 of Gujarat State & Daman & Diu Ahmedabad Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Ahmedabad - 380 009
11 Third Party Monitoring and Evaluation of JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan of Wardha District. JalyuktaShivarAbhiyanSamittee, District Superintendent Agriculture Officer, Wardha/td>
12 APMIP - 3rd Party ranbdom verification and evaluation of 10% MI systems installed in the State. Department of Horticulture Andhra Pradesh Micro Irrigation Project.Govt of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad
13 Third Party Monitoring and Evaluation of 313 Villages in Nagpur District under JalyuktaShivarAbhiyan. JalyuktaShivarAbhiyanSamittee, District Superintendent Agriculture Officer, Nagpur
14 Development and Implementation Support of the G P Level Water Security plan for Phase II, Batch - 3 in 8GPS of Kottayam (5GPs) and Idukki (3GPs) Kerala Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Agency (Jalanidhi)
15 Physical Verification Work under PMEGP for the Year 2010-11 and 2011-12 in Bihar. Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) State Office Patna,Bihar
16 Monitoring,Evaluation,Learning& Documentation (MELD) for Sikkim under IWMP Govt of Sikkim, State Level NodelAgency,DeoraliGangtok
17 MELD of IWMP Projects Batch I and II of Southern and Central division of Odisha Government of Odisha ,Odisha Watershed Development Mission, Bhubaneswar
18 Monitoring Evaluation Learning & Documentation (MELD) work of Zone Chhatarpur&Rewa under the Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) Panchayat& Rural Development, Rajiv Gandhi Mission for Watershed Management, Bhopal
19 Rapid Impact Assessment Study of JalyuktShivarAbhiyan Vasundhara Watershed Development Agency "VWDA" Pune
20 Impact Assessment Study on Verious Horticultural Components under Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture. Mission Director,HSHDA,Panchakula.
21 Consulting Services for conducting Social Impact Assessment (SIA) Study and Preparation of Social Management Implementation Plan,Rehabilitation& Resettlement Policy for Nagpur Metro Rail Project. Nagpur Metro Rail Corporation Ltd,Nagpur - 440001

List of on-going assignments (2014-15)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Monitoring,Evaluation, Learning & Documentation (MELD) for IWMP 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 Projects for 4 Districts in Assam (5Yrs) Distt. 1) Dhemaji 2) Lakhimpur 3) Sonitpur 4) Darrang Monitoring,Evaluation, Learning & Documentation (MELD) for IWMP 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 Projects for 4 Districts in Assam (5Yrs) Distt. 1) Dhemaji 2) Lakhimpur 3) Sonitpur 4) Darrang
2 Concurrent Periodical Impact Monitoring of Cement NalaBandhs (CNBs) in Mangalwada District Solapur Rural Development & Water Conservation Department Govt of Maharashtra
3 Monitoring,Evaluation,Learning& Documentation (MELD) under Intrgrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) in Madhya Pradesh Indore Zone - II Rajiv Gandhi Mission for Watershed Management,Bhopal 462 005
4 Monitoring,Evaluation,Learning& Documentation (MELD) under Intrgrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) in Madhya Pradesh Ujjain Rajiv Gandhi Mission for Watershed Management,Bhopal 462 005
5 Approval of Monitoring,Evaluation,Learning& Documentation (MELD) of Batch - III,IV,V & VI IWMP Projects in the State of Tripura State Level Nodel Agency (IWMP) Department of Agriculture,Govt of Tripura
6 Monitoring , Evaluation,Learning and Documentation (MELD) in IWMP Projects in West Bengal ( Batch III & IV ) West Bengal State Watershed Development Agency,Kolkata - 700 091
7 Monitoring,Evaluation,Learning& Documentation (MELD) for IWMP from 2009 to 2013 Projects for 3 additional Districts in Assam. Distt. 1) Tinsukia 2) Dibrugarh 3) Sivasagar (Phase II) Office of the State Level Nodal Agency (IWMP) Assam BhumiSangrakshanBhawan, R.G.Baruah Road Guwahati - 05

List of on-going assignments (2013-14)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Valuation of Structures Other than Residential Houses in Respect of Dr B R AmbedkarPranahithaChevallaSujalaSravanathi Major Irrigation Project. Government of Andhra Pradesh, Revenue Department, Land Acquisition Unit, S.C.Co.Ltd.,
2 Concurrent Monitoring and Evaluation of the Micro Irrigation System Implemented by GGRC for 2009-10, 2010-11 & 2011-12 Gujarat Green Revolution Company Ltd, Fertilizernagar Township, Opp GSFC Training Institute, Po : Fertilizernagar, Vadodara -391750, Gujarat
3 Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning & Documentation (MELD) under Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) Vasundhara Watershed Development Agency "VWDA" Pune (5 Years) Vasundhara Watershed Development Agency "VWDA" Pune
4 Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study. Hyderabad .Ken Betwa Link Project (Phase - II) National Water Development Agency, Gwalior
5 Concurrent Evaluation of Macro Management Programme during 2011-12 & 2012-13 in the State of Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Director (Agril. Information) Directorate of Agriculture, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh ,Naharlagun
6 Physical Verification of PMEGP units Financed during 2011-2012 by KVIC in Tripura State. Khadi and Village Industries Commission.Govt of India,State Office, Assam AgartalaRoad,Agartala
7 3rd Party Monitoring and Evaluation of ATMA Programme of 16 Districts for the Year 2011-12 and 2012-13 in Arunachal Pradesh. Directorate of Agriculture, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh, Naharlagun
8 Monitoring, Evaluation,Learning&Documentation (MELD) under NABARD assisted (RIDF - XVI) Watershed Development Programme . Soil Conservation & Watershed Management, Commissionerate of Agriculture,Maharashtra,Central Building 1st Floor, Pune - 411 001

 Third Party Mid Term Evaluation and Impact Assessment study of 94 National Watershed Development Programme in Rained Area (NWDPRA) under 11th five year plan (2007-12) in 10 Districts executed by Directorate of Soil Conservation, Jharkhand -    (Successfully Completed)

The Directorate of Soil Conservation, Jharkhand has recently entrusted AFC with the tasks of third party mid-term evaluation and impact assessment study of NWDPRA executed in 10 districts of Jharkhand during XIth Five Year Plan in April 2012.

Under the assignment, all aspects of programme implementation are required to be studied for the purpose on sample basis. These aspects include DPR, Watershed Committee, capacity building and institutional arrangement, production system and SHG, details of works, NRM activities, watershed development fund, maintenance of records and accounts by watershed committee and SHGs, knowledge portal etc.

Mid-term evaluation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme National Bamboo Mission  (Successfully Completed)

Mid-term evaluation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme National Bamboo MissionThe Department of Agriculture & Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture has awarded AFC, the mid term evaluation study of Centrally Sponsored Scheme of “National Bamboo Mission”. The Mission’s objectives are to promote the growth of the bamboo sector through an area based regionally differentiated strategy; to increase the coverage of area under bamboo in potential areas, with suitable species to enhance yields; to promote marketing of bamboo and bamboo based handicrafts; to establish convergence and synergy among stakeholders for the development of bamboo; to promote, develop and disseminate technologies through a seamless blend of traditional wisdom and modern scientific knowledge; to generate employment opportunities for skilled and unskilled persons, especially unemployed youths. The study would evaluate physical and financial progress, and determine the qualitative and quantitative impact of various interventions taken up during three years of the Mission in respect of following components:

Planting material

  • Nursery
  • Tissue Culture Lab/Unit
  • Area Expansion
  • Improvement of Existing Stock
  • Technology Transfer & Human Resource Development
  • Technology Dissemination through Front Line Demonstrations
  • Pest and disease management
  • Post harvest storage and treatment facilities

THE FOLLOWING MONITORING AND EVALUATION ASSIGNMENTS HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Evaluation of Fisheries Development Programmes of Fish Productivity and Others Benefits in Selected 6 Districts of Jharkhand. (i.e.1.Saraikera,2.Bokaro,3.Ranchi,4.Kodarma,5.Ra-mgarh and 6.East Singhbhum) Director of Fisheries, Department of Animal Husbandry &Fisheries,Govt of Jharkhand.Ranchi
2 M & E : Monitoring & Evaluation of Projects Sanctioned by NMPB during 2011-12 & 2012-13 National Medicinal Plants Board Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Department of AYUSH New Delhi-23
3 1) Evaluation of the Preparatory Phase of IWMP Batch-III Projects (Mon – V & VI and Tuensang – V & VI) 2) Evaluation of Work Phase of IWMP Batch - I Projects (Mon - I & II and Tuensang - I & II ) in Nagaland Department of Land Resources Nagaland Govt of Nagaland : Kohima
4 Evaluation of MMA Scheme of Agriculture Department of Tripura Department of Agriculture.Government of Tripura
5 M & E Consultant for Carring Out Monitoring of activities with the CAMPA fund in Haryana Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Haryana Van Bhawan, C-18, Sector -6, Panchakula, Haryana
6 Evaluation of Farm Ponds in Maharashtra, Govt of Maharashtra (Nashik,Pune,Aurangabad and Kolhapur Total 12 Districts) Soil Conservation & Watershed Management, Commissionerate of Agriculture,Maharashtra,Central Building 1st Floor, Pune - 411 001
7 Impact Assessment Study of National Food Security Mission from 2007-08 to 2011-12 Department of Agriculture & Cooperation (Crops Division) Ministry of Agriculture,Govt of India,New Delhi
8 Evaluation of NHM Programme Implemented by NHRDF for the Year 2011-12 and 2012-13 National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation. Nashik,Maharashtra
9 M & E of 21 FDA's State Haryana Forest Department. State Forest Development Agency,Haryana Forest Department, Panchkula
10 Contract for third party physical monitoring of Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) works. Department of Planning,Economic& Statistical Organisation (MPLADS Section), Govt of Punjab.
11 Evaluation of IWMP Projects of 2010-11(Preparatory Phase) in Assam for 4 districts. Office of the State Level Nodal Agency (IWMP) Assam, Guwahati-5
Studies – Purpose Specific

List of on-going assignments (2015-16)

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 Pre-feasibility Study & Preparation of pre-feasibility Report for Establishment of Agri-Park at SuradaTehasil in GuniamDist.ofOdisha Senior Vice President-Projects Balasore Alloys Ltd.,New Delhi
2 Techno Economic Viability Study of Projects sanctioned under PHM of MIDH in the State of Andhra Pradesh. Department of Horticulture ,Govt of Andhra Pradesh. Huderabad
3 Formation and Nurturing of One ongoing Project areas in Bhawanipatna Block. NABARD, Regional Office,Nayapalli Civic Centre,Bhubaneswar.
4 Formation and Nurturing of 3 Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) in Kalahandi Districts of Odisha. NABARD, Regional Office,Nayapalli Civic Centre,Bhubaneswar.

THE FOLLOWING ASSIGNMENTS HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED DURING 2013-14

Sl.No. Name of Assignment Client
1 The State of Environment and Bio-diversity Study in Meghalaya Meghalaya Basin Development Authority (MBDA), Shillong
2 The Land Tenure and Livelihood Study in Meghalaya Meghalaya Basin Development Authority (MBDA), Shillong
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