About MVDA

Mount Valley Development Association (MVDA) has its roots in Sarvodaya Andolan. Poor economic condition and slow pace of development exasperated the youths of Bhilangana Valley of Tehri Districts, which ultimately led to the development of Mount Valley Development Association. The association adopts right based approach to aware local people and organized several rallies and campaign against the flawed planning of the state government along with uprooting various social evils like consumption of liquor and violence against women. The nature of activity that association...

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Ongoing Programme

Education
 
Education
Livelihood
 
Livelihood
Agriculture
 
Agriculture

Our outreach towards the community

MVDA works under the broader framework of rural development. To work based on community needs; various projects combine a variety of social issues aimed at improving ground realities. Some of the issues on which MVDA has worked in last 22 years can be seen in the figure:

 

Achievement and Recognition

Presence of MVDA

MVDA prominently works in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, India. It covers four districts Rudraprayag, Uttarkashi, Tehri and Haridwar. Recently we have also started working in Saharanpur and Hathras districts of Uttar Pradesh. MVDA’s main office is located at Doni village in Bhilangna Block of Tehri Garhwal district.

Cluster wise office details can be find out in given link

Accomplishments

Under Girls Child Education Program; MVDA has established 125 learning centers for school dropouts, slow learners and never enrolled girls. This Project is currently running in four districts of Uttarakhand named Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag, Haridwar and Tehri.
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Executive team

 
Avtar Singh Negi
 
 
Avtar Singh Negi
Cheif functionary
Mr. Avtar Singh Negi is the founder and secretary of MVDA. For over 25 years he is in community service, mainly working for rural communities in Uttarakhand. He leads programs and administrative functions at MVDA. First post graduate in his village he migrated to a city for few years and then moved backed with the thirst to work with and for his own people.

Avtar Singh Negi

 
Cheif functionary
Sanjay_Tiwari
 
 
Sanjay_Tiwari
State head - Program
Sanjay holds a master’s degree in Social Anthropology and Post graduate diploma in Human Resource Development from the University of Lucknow. He holds over 25 plus experience, inclusive of corporate as well as development sector.

Sanjay Tewari

 
State head - Program
 
 
Director Operation
Mr. Trilok S. Negi is Director – Operations at MVDA, responsible for organization development and project implementation . He has nearly 33 years of experience in the facilitation of bilateral and multilateral projects and programmes. His main focus lies on project management, organisational development, community development and finance. He was the Programme Coordinator of the Indo-German Environment Partnership Programme (IGEP) jointly implemented by the Indian Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Germany until May 2016. With several bilateral projects under its umbrella, the programme focuses on climate change, sustainable development, resources management and environmental protection in urban and industrial areas.
He holds a master’s degree in Economics and loves travelling to new places, networking and make friends.

Mr. Trilok S. Negi

 
Director Operation
Durga Prasad Sahoo
 
 
Durga Prasad Sahoo
Director Finance & Administration
Durga Prasad Sahoo works as Director Finance & Administration in MVDA since August 2017. As such his qualification, he is Inter CA and MBA Finance with total 18 years of experience in Financial Management. His work experience includes, Budgeting, Financial Analysis, System Strengthening, PIP, Compendium of guidelines, Mapping formats for inward data collection through periodic reporting. Works as a team member and is a prominent member of the organization, as far as leadership and motivation is concerned. His previous positions include, district level finance manager to a financial management group member in Central Ministry level. He is the back bone for any organization financial policies.

Durga Prasad Sahoo

 
Director Finance & Administration
 
Madan_-rawat
 
 
Madan_-rawat
Program Head- Livelihood UP
Madan Singh Rawat has 22 years intensive working experience in Dairy and Agriculture Development field. He has worked with reputed organisation in this sector .Mr.Rawat is Post Graduate in Rural Development.

Madan Singh Rawat

 
Program Head- Livelihood UP
prushotam_khatiyal
 
 
prushotam_khatiyal
Program Head-Livelihood UK
Purshotam Thapliyal has 18 years of rich experience in development sector .He is associated with MVDA since 2002 .A dual Post Graduate both in Sociology and Social Work has expertise in implementing and monitoring of Water Shed development projects

Puroshtam Thapiyal

 
Program Head-Livelihood UK
DURGA Prasad
 
 
DURGA Prasad
Program Head-Education
Mr. Durga Prasad Kanswal heads the education program. In his roles he provide guidance and supervision to all the education initiatives of MVDA. He has been associated with MVDA since his schooling days. He holds triple Masters, one in MSW, second in M.A Sociology and third in M.A Public administration from Uttarakhand Open University, Garwhal University and IGNOU University respectively and a work experience of more than two decades.

Durga Prasad Kanswal

 
Program Head-Education
 
Nav Prabhat
 
 
Nav Prabhat
Manager Strategy & Planning
Navprabhat holds a Masters in Social Work from Delhi School of Social Work (University of Delhi). He always has been actively involved as an intern through various organisations. He was the first recipients of Martha Farrell Scholarship awarded by Martha Farrell Foundation in collaboration with National Association of Professional Social Works in India. He worked with Society for the Promotion of Women and Child welfare as a Project Officer.
At MVDA he is associated as Strategy & Planning Manager and is responsible to provide new inputs for the organisation. His works are mainly the strategic planning for organisation and the programs. Interested in traveling, meeting new people and learning new things. His aim is to bring a change in the society by helping others. Navprabhat is most happy when he is able to bring a smile on people's faces

Navprabhat

 
Manager Strategy & Planning
Mr. Sourish Das
 
 
Mr. Sourish Das
Manager M&E
Mr. Sourish completed his Masters from Delhi University. He has conducted more than 500 Social audits. He is a IRCA certified ISO14001:2015 Lead Auditor, In MVDA he is taking care of Monitoring and Evaluation.

Mr. Sourish Das

 
Manager M&E
Ms. Yagyashree
 
 
Ms. Yagyashree
Manager Grant & Partnership
Ms. Yagyashree is the manager- Grants and Partnerships. She earned a post graduate degree in Environment and Development from Ambedkar University, Delhi. She is working in the field of rural development from the past three years. Her forte is research and documentation. At MVDA she helps to restore the memory of organization mainly through writing the new project proposals.

Ms. Yagyashree

 
Manager Grant & Partnership
 
mahaveer
 
 
mahaveer
Sr. finance officer
mehramvda@gmail.com

Mahaveer Mehra

 
Sr. finance officer
Prabal-Negi
 
 
Prabal-Negi
Project coordinator
Mr. Prabal Singh Negi is working with MVDA for almost a decade. He is having a total of 15 years of experience in livelihood and education. He has a double master under his belt and his heading ECCE program.

Prabal Negi

 
Project coordinator
Mr. Sourish Das
 
 
Girish
Project Coordinator
Girish holds a Bachelor’s Degree in History from Jai Hind College (University of Mumbai) and currently pursuing a master’s degree from IGNOU in History. He has worked with Lok Panchayat as an intern on Tribal Education in Sangamner, Maharastra and with Tech Mahindra Business Services as an executive.
At MVDA he is engaged as a Program Coordinator for the Girl Child Education Program and manages three districts i.e. Rudraprayag, Tehri Garhwal and Uttarkashi. He has represented Maharashtra in the National level at the All India ICSE Basket Ball championship.

Mr. Girish

 
Project Coordinator
 
Dr. Tersam Singh
 
 
Dr. Tersam Singh
Project Coordinator
Dr. Tersam Singh holds the M.sc Ag in Hoticulture & P.hd from Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut. I hold the position of District Incharge at NAFED LTD. in Organic Farming.

Currently Involved with M.V.D.A as the designation of Project Coordinator of District Saharanpur and Hatras and is responsible for all the coordination of Project, Sustainable Agriculture Development Programme(S.A.D.P)

Dr. Tersam Singh

 
Project Coordinator
Ram Bhajan Nagpuria
 
 
Ram Bhajan
Project Coordinator
Ram Bhajan Nagpuria , Having Master degree in Environmental Science , PGD in Rural Development and Graduate in Agriculture Science . Since June 2006 working with Development Organizations and received greatest satisfaction during implementation of Sustainable agriculture based livelihoods program” .In which he have learnt many techniques related to Organic farming practices , Integrated farming system , pasture and grazing land development , water resources management etc. He highly satisfied with the outcomes of projects, which ensured the livelihoods of poor and vulnerable communities. He have managed a large project team and worked with distinguished persons like , Scientists , technical expert and professionals . At MVDA I am a part of project Team and engaged in sustainable agriculture and livelihoods enhancement program.

Ram Bhajan

 
Project Coordinator
Umesh Mehta
 
 
Umesh Mehta
Assistant Project Coordinator
Umesh Mehta, Post Graduate in Business Administration and Graduate in Commerce discipline . He is working in development sector since 2011 and having practical experience in Dairy development , sustainable livelihoods management , Rural microenterprises development for marginalizes communities . He bears good personality and regular in touch of quality works in various projects. Mr Mehta aware on the core components of development programs and sensitizing the needy communities for their holistic development At MVDA he is working as Assistant Project Coordinator and performing his task with a moral responsibility .

Umesh Mehta

 
Assistant Project Coordinator
vijay_bhat
 
 
vijay_bhat
Program Manager
Vijay Bhatt has 20 years of experience in managing Agricultural Development projects specially Organic Farming and organic certification .He has proven expertise in Agri-based produce processing, value addition and marketing.

Vijay Bhatt

 
Program Manager
Parul_Rathore
 
 
Parul_Rathore
Program Manager
Associated with MVDA since 2016, Miss Parul Rathore, a resident of Gwalior is a cluster of endowment which is visible by her actions. Postgraduated from NIT, Rourkela in Development studies in 2016, she has done immense work in Godrej Consumer Product Limited – CSR Activities which had a impact in health, education, community welfare, women ,environment and employee welfare.

Parul Rathore

 
Program Manager
Dev Singh Chauhan
 
 
Dev Singh Chauhan
Accountant
 

Dev Chauhan

 
Accountant
 

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Mount Valley Development Association
Village - Doni,
Post office - Megadhar,
Subdivision - Ghansali,
District - Tehri Garhwal,
Pin 249155,
State - Uttarakhand.
09627271962, 08392955511/73
contact@mvda.org.in


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Mount Valley Development Association
Village - Doni,
Post office - Megadhar,
Subdivision - Ghansali,
District - Tehri Garhwal,
Pin 249155,
State - Uttarakhand.
09627271962, 08392955511/73







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