Enable the essential needs in Water, Health, Education, Energy and Livelihoods, in a Holistic and Sustainable manner, using cost-effective technology and stakeholder-collaboration to create an enduring rural economy for 20% of India’s rural population by 2030.
Identify best practices from NGOs/Foundations/Academia/SMART Village methodology for scaling across India to create Ideal Villages.Receive buy-in from Central Govt. and State Govt. departments and relevant agencies to enable scaling to achieve the impact goals.Integrate CSR programs and Companies that align with each Ideal Village Track (vertical) to enable expanded pilots and district-level scaling.Maintain a central Ideal Village Project Office and satellite centers for all States involved in the Ideal Village scaling programs.Recruit Ideal Village champions at all levels who will ensure integrity, strict adherence, and consistent progress of the rural development mission. Institutes of Eminence (IITs, BHU, etc) mentor 5-10 regional colleges to disseminate Ideal Village knowhow and research output for scaling.
Each IV Track will be monitored by a Steering Committee from a set of diverse private-public institutions.
Baseline study of all villages/districts involved in the Mission to assess current status and needs.
Pilot and scaling solutions for each Ideal Village Track will depend on local needs & status.
Solutions will be selected from approved set of Best Practices in each Ideal Village Track.
Implementation plans defined after taking into consideration the baseline data at village, cluster, district levels.
Progress towards Ideal Village goals will be measured on half-yearly basis for corrective actions.
Success metrics to be defined on a statistically valid basis by a team of experts in the field.
Launch Global (International) Institutes for Rural Development at Stanford and IIT-BHU as models.
Bring together key stakeholders from all Ideal Village Tracks to begin dialog on IVM
Highlight success stories, potential best practices in each Track for future scaling
Mobilize NGOs, Foundations, Corporates, Govt. agencies to be part of the IVM
2022 Conference to serve as kickoff for the IVM launch and awareness campaign
Define core committees for each Ideal Village Track to help launch the IVM
Create impetus and structure for Fundraising for the Ideal Village Movement
Identify successful implementations in each of the needs (water, health, etc.)
Create Centers of Excellence around these success models
Disseminate this info / share with Panchayat Raj leaders & teams
National conference / forum for knowledge sharing and collaboration
Define the implementation methodology, process model and joint teams
Replicate the models on a wide scale with CSR mandate
NGOs, Govt agencies, CSR companies, Academic institutions, Startups, Foundations
Tax incentives, land grantsVenture capital, Cap-exInfrastructure development Rural entrepreneurshipWomen empowerment
Development projects, Organizations involved,Success stories, Best practices, Lessons learnt
Train resources, Develop Sustainable & Innovative solutions with Appropriate Technology
1000 Ideal Villages in each of 10 Indian States in partnership with 100 Companies (CSR), NGOs, Sponsors