Social Impact Assessment

  • Interaction with key stakeholders
  • Reconnaissance Visits – field observations and meetings with key persons [Sarpanch, BDO, Gram Sevak etc]
  • Community Meetings [Cluster/Village/GP]
  • Situational assessment-secondary data and PRA tools used to elicit community realities and perceptions
  • Assessment and identification of ‘Trigger Tools’
  • Planning of community engagement activities- ODF drive, SHG strengthening etc
  • Communications Needs Assessments – all stakeholders’ culture, habits & perceptions
  • Identification of Confidence Building Measures [CBM’s]
  • Community mobilization and triggering – identification of natural Leaders
  • Strengthening institutions such as SHGs and other CBOs, including Bank linkage
  • Formation of R&R Committee to act as the nodal facilitating agency for affected people.
  • Implementation of CBM’s
  • Identification of trainings and capacity building needs
  • Communication Roll Out
  • Consultative meetings with all stakeholders on the R&R package
  • Participatory Social Impact Assessment:
    • Social Impact Assessment study for generating quantitative information
    • Participatory Social Impact Assessment Study for gathering qualitative data
  • Preparation of R&R Plan and roll out plan
  • Implementation support