Envisioning Rural Communities Post Covid With Smart Village Project Info
A Dialog Among:
Mr. Ram Pappu, Programme Director, Mission Samriddhi,
Dr. Vibha Gupta, Chairperson, Magan Sangrahalay Samiti
Mr. Farid Khan - as Webinar Chair, IEEE SV South Asia Operations
Mr. Yogesh Andlay - as webinar Moderator, Board Member, Wheels Charitable Foundation
WHEELS Global and WCF together with above NGOs as partners have launched an ambitious project, Integrated Smart Village Cluster Development with a Pilot of seven villages in Gujarat integrating all six WHEELS tracks like Water, Health, Education, Energy, Livelihood skill/job creation etc and Sustainability, However, COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis is demanding enhancing capabilities in Rural communities like Information Systems for rapid response, major upgrading of Health care thru Teleservices, on-line digital education/communication for future lockdowns etc. This Live-webinar series is to explore the potential Technology solutions that must be accessible and affordable for rural areas.
Please join us on Friday, May 15th, from 10am to 11:30am (US EST), 7:30pm to 9pm (IST) to participate in a lively discussion.
Upon registration, you may send your questions in advance to [email protected] Attendees will also be able to post their questions during the webinar. You can join the webinar 15 min early (i.e. 9:45 AM ET OR 7:15 PM IST) to watch the slide show on WGF activities and related project's videos. Past webinars have stressed the importance of collaboration among NGOs to scale operations and increase the impact. For more information visit: www.wheelsglobal.org
WHEELS Global Foundation(WGF), "An Initiative of IIT Alumni, USA" with the mission of Technology Enabled Philanthropy.
WHEELS has also been selected by NITI Aayog, Govt. of India as a member of committee for Innovation and Technology Transfer.