Jan Chetna Sansthan, Abu Road, Sirohi, Rajasthan

Jan Chetna Sansthan: Profile

Jan Chetna Sansthan as the name implies is an Organization working for generating awareness among the people, leading to their empowerment. It was formed in 1988 by a group of social activists and development professionals. The field area of JCS is the tribals including women who constitute the most marginalized, disadvantaged and exploited section of the society in tribal populated villages of Abu Road block in the Sirohi District of Rajasthan.

Legal Status:
» Registered under the Rajasthan Societies Registration Act, 1958.:
Registration No.14/88-89 Sirohi, Dated 30-8-1988.
» Registered under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 1976 :
FCRA Registration No.125660004.
» Registered under 80G :
No. 39/26 Dated 9.11.2004

The vision of the organization is:
" Moving towards a society where every person is educated, aware about and exert for their rights and live in justice, dignity and freedom and equal opportunities are available for realization of full human potential."

The mission of the organization is:
"To organize people, increase their level of awareness and capacity, so that people participate in decision making process and exercise control over their lives and natural resources through collective effort."

To establish Self reliable and Sustainable people’s organizations and people’s institutions.


» Awareness generation & orientation.
» Capacity building at different levels.
» Strengthening POs & PIs.
» Networking & Alliance building (local, state & national level).
» Social action – Rally, Morcha, Dharna, Campaign, Padyatra, Social Audit etc.
» Watchdog Committees.
» Advocacy & Lobbying.
» Using RTI as a tool.


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