"Fostering Sustainable Development through Conservation & Empowerment"
We are an NGO, registered under WB Act XXVI, aiming to focus its activities primarily around the issue of environment .The issues of conservation, sustainability, peace, harmony in the frontiers of socio-economic and cultural scenario and empowerment of underserved sections of people are intended to be addressed as our concerned thrust areas. Our emphasis is basically to make people aware of the challenges encompassing the mega concept of environment.
Our plan is to build capacity of the people of operational area so that they are empowered to combat the challenges and bring about a desired change in the realities. We believe the change process will directly or indirectly contribute in the well-being of the people.
To begin with we initiated our work in Narayangarh and its adjacent blocks of Paschim Medinipur district. With the passage of time our coverage area is increasing. Our presence is now in 24 Gram Panchayets of 07 blocks spread in 02 districts.
OUR FOCUS AREAS
Education & Training
Women & Child Rights
FROM THE SECRETARY'S DESK
In its journey towards sustainable development ‘SPACE’ has learnt from its experience while working with people, groups and communities that participation of all stake holders is imperative for success of any programme/project activity. The building of trust in the working environment lays the foundation stone for furtherance of achievements towards fulfilment of goals. ‘SPACE’ has witnessed happenings of both struggles and inspiring outcomes as the interest and quality of participation of the stake holders varied.
We hope and believe that ‘SPACE’ would be able to mobilize resources successfully for a substantial result in the coming years . The small success stories, we hope, would add momentum to the rate of progress. With increased participation of people, generous support from donors/funding sources, co-operation of stake holders and committed team work of ‘SPACE’ personnel would take the scale of development to a new height and thus, one day our cherished mission would be accomplished.
Developing community level leadership for sustainability.
Cluster approach to programme implementation.
Mobilization of locally available resources.
Inbuilt feedback mechanism to appropriately influence policy and programme planning.
Sustainable as well as integrated development approach.
Empowerment through knowledge/idea sharing and continuous capacity building.