Entire human, animal and plant life is dependent on rain-water. Much of it can be put back into the ground or stored, by way of Storage Tanks, Check Dams etc.
Kutchh frequently faces droughts and other natural calamities. Farmers have limited equipments for agriculture. Due to poverty, agriculture has not improved or mechanized to the expected level.
Kutchh is the only region where population of animals and cattle is more than humans. This is the region where large numbers of people depend on agriculture and animal husbandry for their livelihood.
To develop talent, art and the spirit of general knowledge amongst the students of primary schools.
A great deal of man power is required to perform different programme activities in villages and the surrounding areas. So, people of those villages are appointed and get employment at their village level itself.
Enabling women to come together, educate and satisfy monetary requirement of their family and get benefit of government schemes and start independent earning.
It was a big earthquake on 26th January, 2001. Kutch lost many lives in that earthquake and the people of Kutch lost their families, houses and hopes...
Sea, desert, farming and cattle raising are included in Kutch`s culture. It also includes people`s dress ups, their festivals, their habits and their artistic side.
Ashapura Foundation was established with an aim to carry out social, cultural and rural development activities in Kutch District of Gujarat state in INDIA.
Ashapura Foundation is a "non for profit organization" of Ashapura Group of Companies.
Ashapura Foundation is a not for profit organization, established with an aim to carry out social, cultural and rural development activities in Kutch District of Gujarat state in INDIA.
Kutch is the most rural in character, consisting of about 900 villages, spread over 40,000 sq km of area, known for its diversity of people, culture and geography. It lacks in basic amenities like water, power, communication etc. Besides this, it is a land of earthquakes, droughts and cyclones.
The Government of India and Gujarat have recognized Ashapura Foundation as its Project Implementing Agency (P.I.A) to carry out rural development projects of the Government.
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