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Social Forestry : Planting 300 Million Trees Every Year
Description/achievement of initiative

Plantation of 20,000 Plant in 1600 Panchayat each year for 5 years by providing at Components like Water Troly, Bamboo Fencing, Vermi Compost and Earthen Pot. Working towards engaging 1Cr people in next 5 years.Its one among major project of our Trust. We have provided training on plantation and nursery keeping from last 3 years. We have provided more than 100 We have planted approx more than one million Plants for Govt. of Bihar in Last 6 months.

Implementation methodologies

MIS for Each activity of Projects. App is required.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Skill Transfer Center in 60 locations , 30 Trainers

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

We are working in 1600 Panchayat Covering more than 4 Cr Population and aim to engage more than 5 million people with regular monthly wages.


Sri Someswar Nath Mahadev Trust, Sanmat, People Care family, FDS
Progress reports
Goal 8
Goal 13
13.1 - Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries
13.2 - Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and planning
13.3 - Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning
Goal 15
15.1 - By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements
15.2 - By 2020, promote the implementation of sustainable management of all types of forests, halt deforestation, restore degraded forests and substantially increase afforestation and reforestation globally
August 2016
Employment for 200000
December 2016
Planting 10000000 Trees
July 2017
Planting 30000000
March 2018
Employment of 700000
Financing (in USD)
1,000,000 USD
Staff / Technical expertise
In-kind contribution
Govt. funding

Basic information
Time-frame: March 2016 - March 2019
Sri Someswar Nath Mahadev Trust, Sanmat, People Care family, FDS
Contact information
Amit Choubey, MD, md@ssnmtrust.org
United Nations