ICECD partners with Amazon India to carry out CSR activities in Ahmedabad.
The project includes five separate components: Livelihood Enhancement through entrepreneurship, Capacity building of local PRI heads, Health, Education, and Environment.
Livelihood enhancement program will see entrepreneurship development of 165 persons. Capacity building of local PRIs will focus on strengthening local decision makers including sarpanch, panchayat members, asha workers, anganwadi workers, and other stakeholders. The program is aimed at reaching out to the PRIs of 4 villages and 80 persons. Health awareness and camps is set up to reach out to over 5000 persons through exhibitions, camps, health check-ups, and workshops. Under Education, ICECD shall be conducting adult education classes, digital literacy classes as well as adolescent girls programs along with career guidance workshops for school children. Under the environment component, various awareness programs and workshops shall be conducted like: clean drinking water, kitchen garden, waste management, soak-pits and garbage pits. A tree plantation drive will also be carried out in each village.