PGVS started as an initiative for providing medical assistance to the poorest within the community. Later, with exposure and experiential learning, we included education, governance, public health, agri-livelihoods, literacy and disaster management as themes of intervention. However, the organization has found that working in an integrated development framework having disaster preparedness as the key theme is the most effective approach for the area.
The functions that we execute in the above mentioned area of work are:
The vision of the organization is, ‘Establishment of a Peaceful, Just, Aware and Empowered community’.
PGVS states its Mission as, ‘Mobilization of the community to have critical thinking and action for developmental issues’. PGVS is also committed for emergency voluntary action in disaster situations.
To sensitize & mobilize people for sustainable development
To facilitate integration of disaster preparedness in the lifestyles of the target community and key stakeholders.