WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP FORCE IN OUR MISSION TO CREATE WATER SECURITY?
Here are a few ways in which you could help us with our current portfolio of activities?
Setting up the FORCE Institute of Water Use Efficiency
FORCE Institute of Water Use Efficiency – FIWE is a non-profit institute that aims to be a knowledge and facilitation hub for Water Efficiency in India and the world. To achieve this aim, the institute shall provide research, training, consulting, knowledge sharing, policy support, design and implementation support for water efficiency solutions. It shall build an extensive global network of water experts, scholars, policy/market makers and seek collaboration with other international institutions. The FORCE Institute of Water Use Efficiency strives to become the access point of water knowledge both in India and globally.
Water the Guru’ HR and life skills training center
‘Water the Guru’ HR and life skills training center. – Observing water and how it conducts its journey through its lifecycle, has been a source of tremendous learning for me. Water holds within itself a storehouse of wisdom, one that can help each of us manage our lives and vocations better. Not launched yet, our immediate future plans include setting up this training center to help people realize their potential and manage work and personal challenges successfully and without undue stress.
Community projects for Safe Water and Sanitation in slums and villages
Community projects for Safe Water and Sanitation in slums and villages- FORCE NGO has been working for providing safe water, sanitation and solid waste solutions to the poor in urban and rural areas. We have benefitted more than 2.5 lakh people by helping them with access to safe water, toilets and solid waste management solutions. All these have been community led projects done in partnership with corporates, government and technical experts. They have also been shared with the government for scaling up & replication. FORCE is an active participant in the Honble Prime Minister’s Swachh Bharat Mission
Community projects for Water Sustainability
Community projects for Water Sustainability FORCE NGO’s major thrust has been on helping create Water Security at all levels. We design implement and maintain rainwater harvesting systems. We restore water bodies and natural water systems. Through these alone, our communities conserve 1.25 billion liters of rainwater every year. We design, implement and/or support waste water recycling for reuse as a substitute for fresh water. We also support water saving products and processes.
Demo farms project for ‘Minimum Water Footprint, Maximum yield agriculture
Demo farms project for ‘Minimum Water Footprint, Maximum yield agriculture’ – FORCE NGO and FORCE Trust work with farmers in Punjab and Haryana to promote an agricultural method that uses a mix of furrow farming, multiple cropping and organic cultivation to maximize crop per drop of water. This system leads to a reduction in farming cost by 50%, increase of revenue by 100%. We have a demo farm where we are currently documenting the process and its outcomes. Our aim is to mainstream this through demo farms, advocacy and farmer support.
Incubate/ support innovations & Entrepreneurship in water, sanitation & hygiene
One of the activities of the institute is to – Incubate/ support innovations & Entrepreneurship in water, sanitation & hygiene.
Events, publications and other outreach activities
Events, publications and other outreach activities – FORCE NGO and FORCE Trust regularly conduct events – both small and large – with participants from all stakeholder sets. We also publish compilations of learning and information brochures along with use of social media platforms for interactive programs. The objective is to create awareness about water conservation, equitable distribution and its efficient use. The aim is also to create public support for necessary policy change.
International Conference on Water Footprints and Water Use Efficiency – 2017
The International Conference on Water Footprints and Water Use efficiency 2017 – Click here for details
How would you like to help us?
- Individual funds donor / Corporate funds donor / Incubator for innovations
- Individual other resource donor / Corporate other resource donor
- Volunteering your time and expertise
- Connector – Connect us to individuals and organizations which can support
- Building up FORCE’s systems, processes
Would you like us to help you with:
- Water Audit and Water Efficiency plan for your enterprise
- Corporate Social Responsibility program related to WASH.
- Sensitization and Training modules on WASH for staff / vendors / partners
- ‘Water the Guru’ HR Training programs for staff / vendors/ partners.