Work experience in Rural area, Other Survey / Studies

Some of the Projects/Studies/assignments completed by USRO

  1. “Linking of child labour families to ongoing government schemes under the project “Converging against child labour: Support for India’s Model” in Vadodara under National Child Labour Program (NCLP) for NCLP Society, Vadodara, Gujarat
  2. “Public Opinion Survey for setting up multimedia water laser show in Kamatibaug” on PPP module in Vadodara City, Gujarat for Cube Construction Engineering Limited, Vadodara – 390 023, Gujarat.
  3. “Study on Existing Models of Child Participation in Plan Programs” in Rajasthan and Uttarakhand”, Sponsored by Plan India, New Delhi for ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), Noida -201 301
  4. “Mid Term Assessment of the Project ‘International Best Practice Exchange Leading to Innovation in SSA" in Rajasthan, Sponsored by Save the Children, New Delhi for ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), Noida -201 301
  5. “Child Labour Survey” in Panchmahals under National Child Labour Program (NCLP) for NCLP Society, Panchmahals, Gujarat
  6. “Child Labour Survey” in Vadodara under National Child Labour Program (NCLP) for NCLP Society, Vadodara, Gujarat
  7. “Concurrent assessment of Link Worker Scheme (2nd Phase) including cost analysis” in Gujarat, Rajasthan and Maharashtra”, Sponsored by National AIDS Control Organization (NACO), United Nations Childrens’ Fund (UNICEF) & United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS) & International HIV/AIDS Alliance: Technical Support Hub, New Delhi
  8. “Concurrent assessment of Link Worker Scheme (1st Phase) including cost analysis” in Guajrat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh”, Sponsored by National AIDS Control Organization (NACO), United Nations Childrens’ Fund (UNICEF) & United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS) & International HIV/AIDS Alliance: Technical Support Hub, New Delhi
  9. “Evaluation of the Integrated Child Development Services” in Gujarat and Rajasthan, Sponsored by the Planning Commission, GOI, New Delhi for NCAER, New Delhi.
  10. “Surplus Biomass (Agro Residue) Assessment Study” for setting up a Biomass Power Generation Plant in Surendranagar, Surat, Narmada and Bharuch Districts of Gujarat
  11. “Endline household survey of Anjar Integrated Earthquake Recovery Project” in Gujarat, Sponsored by American Red Cross (India), New Delhi.
  12. “Study on Household Saving Behaviour 2008-2009” in Gujarat, Sponsored by Nathan Economic Consulting India Pvt. Ltd., Chennai for NCAER, New Delhi.
  13. “Census of Factories/Commercial Establishments and of Employees” in Ankleshwar, Bharuch, Baroda, Anand, Nadiad, Halol, Kalol, and Godhara towns of Gujarat, Sponsored by ESIC, SRO, Vadodara.
  14. “Impact Evaluation study of Cancer Awareness, Early Detection and Treatment Programme” in Anand and Kheda districts of Gujarat, Sponsored by Charutar Arogya Mandal, Karamsad, Anand, Gujarat.
  15. Baseline Survey of“Anjar Integrated Earthquake Recovery Project” in Anjar, Katchh, Gujarat, Sponsored by American Red Cross, New Delhi.
  16. Baseline Survey under“Kawant Livelihood Project”in Kawant taluka of Vadodara District, Gujarat, Sponsored by Deepak Foundation, Vadodara.
  17. “Surplus Biomass (Agro Residue) Assessment Study”for setting up a Biomass based Power Generation Plant in Anand district of Gujarat.
  18. “Deployment and professional Competence of Para Teacher” in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, Sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of School Education and Literacy, GOI, New Delhi for NCAER, New Delhi.
  19. Midline Evaluation of the Project“Naya Savera” (Integrated Family Welfare Programme)” in Pindwara Tehsil of Sirohi district of Rajasthan for Population Foundation of India (PFI), New Delhi.
  20. “Classified Volume Count (CVC) and Origin-Destination (O-D) survey” on Delhi–Mumbai Road (National Highway No. 8) for Feedback Ventures India Limited, New Delhi.
  21. “An Investigation of the reason for High Students Dropout at Secondary and Senior Secondary Stage” in Madhya Pradesh, Sponsored by Department of Secondary and Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI, New Delhi for NCAER, New Delhi.
  22. “Impact Evaluation of Jan Kerosene Pariyojana (JKP)” in Gujarat Sponsored by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, GOI, New Delhi for NCAER, New Delhi.
  23. “Liberalizing Domestic Agricultural Markets: Gains for India”in Gujarat for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  24. “National Survey on Household Income and Expenditure”in Gujarat for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi
  25. “Classified Volume Count (CVC) and Origin-Destination (O-D) survey”on Ahmadabad –Rajkot Road (National Highway No. 8) and Bhavnagar – Vataman Road (State Highway)” for Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board (GIDB), Gandhnagar.
  26. “India Program of Research in Human Development”in Gujarat and UTs of Daman & Diu for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi
  27. Baseline Evaluation of the Project“Parivartan” (Family Welfare and Population Development Programme)”in Kankroli Tehsil of Rajsamand district of Rajasthan for Population Foundation of India (PFI), New Delhi
  28. Baseline Evaluation of the Project“Naya Savera” (Integrated Family Welfare Programme)in Pindwara Tehsil of Sirohi district of Rajasthan for Population Foundation of India (PFI), New Delhi.
  29. “Comprehensive Survey of Artisans working in cottage and Rural Industries sector”in Vadodara and Panchmahals districts of Gujarat for INDEXT-C, Udhyog Bhavan, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
  30. “Comprehensive Study to Assess the Genuine Demand & Requirement of SKO”in Gujarat, Sponsored by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, GOI, New Delhi for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  31. “India Science Report”in Gujarat, Sponsored by Indian National Science Academy(INSA), New Delhi for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  32. “Impact assessment survey of The Kisan Credit Card Scheme”in Gujarat, Sponsored by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  33. “Impact of Transport and Energy Infrastructure on Poverty Reduction”in Gujarat, Sponsored by Asian Development Bank (ADB) for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  34. “Survey of Household living below poverty line (BPL)”, Phase-IIin Rajkot City, Sponsored by Gujarat Municipal Finance Board (GMFB), Ahmedabad for Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC), Rajkot
  35. “Domestic Tourism Expenditure Survey”, Phase-II, in Gujarat, Daman and Diu, Sponsored by Ministry of Tourism, GOI, for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  36. “Market Information Survey of Households (MISH – 2002)” and “Domestic Tourism Expenditure Survey Phase-I”, in Gujarat and Daman & Diu, Sponsored by Ministry of Tourism, GOI, for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.
  37. “Survey of Household living below poverty line (BPL) Phase-I”in Rajkot City, Sponsored by Gujarat Municipal Finance Board (GMFB), Ahmedabad for Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC), Rajkot
  38. “Survey of Household living below poverty line (BPL) Phase-I”in Bhavnagar City, Sponsored by Gujarat Municipal Finance Board (GMFB), Ahmedabad for Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation (RMC), Bhavnagar
  39. “Survey of Household living below poverty line (BPL) Phase-I”in Vadodara City, Sponsored by Gujarat Municipal Finance Board (GMFB), Ahmedabad for Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC), Vadodara
  40. “Survey of Household living below poverty line (BPL)”in Kapadvanj Municipality, Sponsored by Gujarat Municipal Finance Board (GMFB), Ahmedabad for Kapadvanj Municipality, Kapadvanj, Kheda, Gujarat
  41. “Mid term review of IPP-VII I project and Facility Survey of MH and M&CW centers”in Delhi, Sponsored by World Bank (WB), for Operations Research Group (ORG), New Delhi.
  42. “Evaluation of Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS)”in Gujarat, Sponsored by Ministry of Women and Child Development, GOI, for National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), New Delhi.