Water/Sanitation:

  • Hydrogeological mapping.
  • Identification/health monitoring of surface
    and groundwater source locations.
  • Smart water distribution system for the
    entire village.
  • Low cost sanitation/toilets.
  • Lake water desilting.
  • Design of storm water drains.
             
         

Energy:       

  • Solar power installation for emergency
    services (water, Medical etc.)
 
           
           
           
           
         

Women Development:

  • Teaching(middle school).
  • IT Training.
  • Vocational Training (DTP, Stitching,
    Handicrafts, Catering, Flower decoration etc).
  • Low cost diagnostics.
  • Online nutrition monitoring.
 
           
         
           
           
           
         

Education:

  • Tablets/e-books based teaching/learning.
  • Local knowledge in school curricula.
  • Spirit of scientific inquiry.
             
             
         

 

 Environment and Health:

  • Sanitation
  • Purified water for drinking.
  • Growing vegetation.
  • Solid waste management.
  • Vermi composting.

 

 

 
             
         

Information Technology:

  • Village Informatics Center.
  • Connectivity a must.
 
         
           
           
         

Entrepreneurship/Skill development

 

Will identify a village close to IITH shortly

 
             
         

Energy Key to Village Development

  • Invest in Distributed Solar for the adopted village.
  • Work towards developing a home /village based cottage industry.
  • Could look at traditional areas like stitching, weaving, etc.
  • Solar-LED lamps, low-end PCBs, etc.
  • CAD designs, etc.
  • Link village industry to markets.