Project was implemented in 18 districts during October 1998 – September 2005.  Objective of the programme was
 to strengthen economic upliftment  process of rural women and to prepare a conducive environment for bringing
 about an improvement in their quality of life.  Later, the project was financed by the State Government and executed  during  January 2006- March 2006 and then during April 2006 – Septermber 2006.
     Strengthening process that will promote the social and economic development of women and thereby create an  environment   for social   change to improve their quality of life.  
     Form strong self help grops (SHGs) of women living in poverty, inform, train and equip them so that they can access and  control over   resources  and improve thier own lives and that of their families and communities.  
Name of the project EEC
Selected Districts Aligarh, Allahabad, Etah, Etawah(Auriya), Fatehpur, Mainpuri, Pratapgarh, Raebareli, Sultanpur, Harodi, Kanpur- dehat, Jaunpur, Unnao.
Project Period 1 Oct. 1998 to March 2004.
Physical Target  4,000 self help groups.
Project Cost Rs. 62 Crore
Funding Agencies World Bank and IFAD
    Capacity Building
Mutual support enabling women to manage their own affairs.
Increased self-reliance and self-confidence to address constraints faced by women;
Framework  for cost-effective delievery of financial and technical services;
Increased ability of women to mobilize public and private sector services for their benefit; and
4157 new borings drilled and developed.
Improvement in the social status of women in the family and community.
Generation of additional irrigation potential 19428 ha. area through new borings.
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