Latur and Osmanabad Report Apr-Sept 02

Marginmainstram Oct-02
RWSS - Highlights.

Clean Village Campaign.

Gujarat - Annual Report.

Margin to Mainstream.

India - Turkey Exchange - An Article.

Looking Forward.

Disaster Watch.

Rapid assessment of GEERP.

Sakhi Mekava 22-23 Nov-2001

SSP's involvement with micro credit and micro finance,
       December 2001.
 A StudyReport.
Water Report, November 2001.
     A SSP Initiative in Community Driven RWS and Sanitation Pilot Project.
Lessons from the Epicentre, October 2001.
     Mainstreaming Women's Initiatives in Disaster and Development.
Margin to Mainstream, September 2001.
     Newsletter on Post Gujarat Earthquake Rehabilitation.
Rapid Study feedback note, September 2001.
     This note summarizes the outcomes of the rapid appraisal study conducted
     by SSPas Community Participation Consultant (CPC) to the Govt of 
     Maharashtra (GoM) and supported by Water and Sanitation Program.
Reality Check - Field notes, September 2001.
     A Rapid Appraisal of sector reforms in the RWSS -Rural Water Supply
     and Sanitation Programme in Maharashtra.
The Many faces of micro-credit, August 2001.
     There is a distinction between micro-credit and credit-for-empowerment,
     Article by Prema Gopalan.
Responding to earthquakes, June 2001.
     People's participation in Reconstruction and Rehabilitation,
     Article by Prema Gopalan.
Margin to Mainstream, April 2001.
     Newsletter on rebuilding communities in Gujarat.
SSP Annual Report. April 2001.
Attention Points, February, 2001.
Women at the Epicentre, September 2000.
     This document attempts to capture the exchange process on how women
     could move from the periphery to the epicentre of transformation in post
     disaster, between SSP, India and FSWW, Turkey.
Small Change, Big Deals, May 2000.
     This is a newsletter in which we talk about ways in which women find
     solutions to everyday problems that poor communities face. For the 
     detailed report, Please write to SSP.
Developing Grassroots Women's Leadership in Governance,
       April 2000
     This is brief note introducing readers to SSP's initiatives in governance.
Credit as a tool for women's empowerment, November 1999.
     This paper is a contribution to a gender resource book being published
     by the Government of Karnataka.
Cementing a Future: Women's Leadership in a Post Earthquake
      Reconstruction Program: October 1999.

     Contribution to GROOTS International Compendium supported by UNDP.
From Margin to Mainstream: Building Stakes in SHG-Bank Linkage,
      October 1999.

     This is an action research study that takes a critical look at the roles that
     each actor must play if the partnership between banks and rural women's
     collectives is to succeed. For the complete report, please write to SSP.
Celebrating Women's Initiatives: An Information Fair on Rationing Issues,
      July 1999
. This is a short account of an information fair on rationing issues.
From Crisis to Community Development: Community-State Partnership
      in a Post Earthquake project in Maharashtra, April 1999.

     This article describes the way in which a post disaster reconstruction
     program was used to bring women into the centre of local development
Women's Eye-View: Grassroots Women's Approach to Settlements
      Development, March 1999
     This set of documents represents an action-research project that seeks to
     understand how grassroots women see settlements development and
     how they can impact the planning apparatus to incorporate their concerns
     into policy agendas at local and national levels.
Best Practice Task Force Meeting, February 1999.
     The focus on Best Practices is part of the larger goal of the
     Huairou commission - Our Best Practice Task Force to examine
     Best Practice processes in order to redefine
     Best Practices and use them for local, regional and global advocacy.
     For this report, please write to SSP.
Supporting to Community Enterprise, February 1999.
     This is a discussion note on search for new strategies to support
     community based local livelihoods so as to move them from
     subsistence to enterprise.
Visiting Alternatives: an Inter-State Study Tour on Savings
      and Credit, November 1998
     This document describes the collective learning of voluntary organisations
     from Maharashtra who visited savings and credit alternatives in Tamil Nadu,
     Karnataka.For this report, please write to SSP.
Empowerment from Below: Self Education and Empowerment of Grassroots
      Women's Collectives, June 1998.

     This paper aims to share the insights from a unique experiment at women's
     empowerment through networking, self-education and collective action,
     and pull lessons (from the same) on capacity building for
     women's empowerment.
Strengthening grassroots democracy, August 1998.
     A manual on Panchayati Raj Training and Community Participation.
Learning Exchanges - a tool for women's collectives to access
      resources, 1996
     This paper aims to share insights from collective learning strategies
     initiated by the Swayam Shikshan Prayog - a self education network
     of organizations and women's groups in India.
Engendering Development, April 1996.
     A note on a multi-sectoral consultation organized by SPARC as part
     of the Habitat process, talks about women's participation in a range
     of settlements issues.

(These can be posted to you by post on request. please write to us)

01. Panchayati Raj Bulletin (Bimonthly)
     This bulletin explains how Mahila Mandals, elected members and
     sarpanchas are participating in different types of village development work.
02. Shidori (Bimonthly)
     This newsletter is a vehicle for news, stories and experiences for and about
     women and community participation in the village development.
03. Booklets.
     These small booklets are on issues of rationing, savings and credit, village
     development, participation in Gram Panchayat and anti poverty schemes.
04. Peoples participation in RWS.
05. Gram Panchayat Action Plan (Year planner for Gram Panchayat)
06. Gram Sevaks Varshik Planner (Year planner for Gram Sevak)
07. Vividh Shashkiya Yojana (Different Government Schemes)
     Mahila Yojana Pustika (This booklet includes detailed information
     about schemes for women)
08. Mi Mai Gram Panchayat Tapasanar (How I can monitor my
     Gram Panchayat): This booklet is useful for the Sarpanch for checking
     the Gram Panchayat activities.
09. Vatchal: SSP Annual Report 1998-1999.
10. SSP PUBLICATIONS IN HINDI Badhate Kadam-Booklet on Panchayati Raj.
11. SSP PUBLICATIONS IN GUJARATI Ghar Bandhiyo - Manual on Earthquake
     Resistant Technology Posters on Earthquake Resistant Technology.