Rural Development

Study for the ‘Transformation Initiative’ in South Rajasthan




Centre for microFinance (CmF), Jaipur (www.cmfraj.org) is a resource organization working in Rajasthan since 2007 to catalyze the growth of community-based microfinance and livelihoods sector in the state. CmF along with Tata Trusts and Govt. of Rajasthan (GoR) has launched a multithematic five year development programme in South Rajasthan, Titled ‘Transformation Initiative’, the programme seeks to demonstrate proof of concept of transformational change in the quality of life of 3.5 lakh individuals of 70,000 tribal households in 4 blocks of South Rajasthan through integration of education, nutrition, drinking water and sanitation interventions.

Now, TRIOs have been hired to conduct a baseline study to assess and establish the benchmark for measuring the future impact of the project interventions.TRIOs is conducting CAPI (Computer Aided Personal Interviewing) based cross-sectional survey in selected district of Rajasthan. 

TRIOs  team will provide following services for the duration of the project

  • Designing the study (establishing study design, methods, and tools, sampling and field plan)
  • Programming of the questionnaire and set up of e- data transfer protocol.
  • Field deployment and data collection
  • Monitoring and supervision of data collection
  • Documentation and report writing. So that it can feed the implementation strategy for achieving the goals. Document would also serve as a benchmark for measuring the impact of the project interventions