In continuation, 2nd Capacity Building and Participatory Planning Workshop during 31st March – 3rd April 2017 was also held at NIRD&PR Hyderabad. In this workshop 31 Participating Institutes (PIs) included IITs, NITs, Central Universities, other Higher Education Instutions throughout country attended the training sessions. The 4-day training session comprised of the inagural session in which delibrations were held regarding taking forward the UBA initiative in the country. Sensitisation of the nodal officers of UBA about the participatory planning to formulate Gram Panchayat development Plan from participating institutions was done.
Besides imparting training program on PRA following additional aspects were covered in 2nd program:
Re-visiting where necessary and reformulating the curriculum in technical education to incorporate inclusive technologies for rural India.
Collaboration of academic institutions with key government flagship programs and develop capacities for supporting the knowledge needs for the same.
Identifying efficient, cost effective and sustainable development practices in the field.
Facilitating convergence of development schemes, resources, various planning and implementation initiatives, and coordination of agencies for successful interventions and measurable outcomes.
Documentation of the success stories and aid on using them for replication in other cluster of villages
Organising review meetings, for better implementation of UBA.
List of Resource persons
Mr. V.L.V.S.S. Subba Rao (Economic Advisor- MHRD)
Dr. Gyanmudra, CHRD, NIRD&PR
Dr. R. Suryanarayana Reddy, Consultant, NIRD&PR
Dr. Sahreeruddin, Consultant, NIRD&PR
Dr. Ommen John, Faculty NIRD&PR
List of Participants
Dr. Suryaprakash Upadhyay, IIT Mandi
Prof. B N Rai, IIT (BHU) Varanasi
Ms. Chitwan Lalji, IIT Kanpur
Prof VK Nangia , IIT Roorkee
Mr. Maninder Singh Nehra, Govt. College of Engineering & Technology, Bikaner
Dr. V. Ramana Murthy, NIT Warangal
Dr Albino Kumar, NIT Manipur
Dr. Naresh Chandra Sahu, IIT Bhubaneswar
Dr. Arun Kumar Sunania, NIT Silchar Assam
Dr. Achyuth Sarkar, NIT Arunachal Pradesh
Dr. P. Ajmal Koya, NIT Mizoram
Dr. H. Lalhmingsanga, NIT Mizoram
Dr. Rajeev Sharma , BIT Mesra, Ranchi Jharkhand
Prof. PP Srivastav, IIT Kharagpur
Mr. Bibhuti Ranjan Bhattacharjya, IIT Guwahati
Dr. Sashidhar, IIT Hyderabad
Dr. Durga Prasad Challa, IIT Tirupati
Dr Gouru Naidu, GMR Institute of Technology
Dr. Surendra Kothari, MPUAT Udaipur
Dr.K.P. Raghuprasad, University Of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK Bangalore
Dr. G M Sujith, University Of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK Bangalore
Dr. Ashok Kumar , Punjab Agricultural University
Dr.K.S. Shekhar, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar
Dr. Nanad Kumar Singh, MNNIT Allahabad
Dr A P Kanungo, Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneshwar
Dr. Neelam Patel, IARI New Delhi
Dr. Vivek Kumar, IIT Delhi
Dr. Dibakar Rakshit, IIT Delhi
Mr. Kushal Kumar Reddy, IIT Madras
Dr. B.K Pandey, National Institute of Financial Management