COVID-19 advisory rural and low-income communities

April 17, 2020

Most research priorities do not focus on the impact of COVID-19 in low income and vulnerable populations. As a matter of human rights, we require some technical solutions (simple PPE, methods of hygiene and disinfection, and tailored guidance) oriented specifically towards low-income and vulnerable populations. This document developed by GramVaani, identifies and highlights practical solutions for prevention and care that can be implemented in less-than-optimal living and working circumstances. The advisories currently available from GoI/WHO have been contextualized for rural and low-income communities in India.

Care for Farmers & Fisherfolks

Vrutti’s response to COVID-19

Vrutti is working with farmers, fisherfolk, and marginalised communities in selected locations across seven states.join hands with Vrutti in their  endeavour to support the communities who feed us with farm produce, fish and services that make our lives run.

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By enrolling you can contribute to and benefit from this collaboration. Also, do encourage other organisations and experts to join hands with us. The key benefits of being part of the collaborative is access to people, resources, financing & partnerships and the ability to make a greater collective impact.

COVIDActionCollab is not merely an aggregation of partners, but is an aggregation of capacities, through which we have developed key high impact initiatives. We have drawn upon our one year’s experience at CAC and engagement with our large constituency of partners to put together a menu of initiatives for funders/investors to support which will save lives and livelihoods, and enable vulnerable communities to 'bounce forward’. Support these initiatives to build resilient communities