Jan Sarokar was established in the year 2000 by a group of young and energetic people who were Rural development professional and highly motivated and committed for contributing their skills, time and energies for the development and empowerment of socially disadvantaged and vulnerable communities in India due to their concern for issues of rights and control over resources of marginalized communities, need for lending a voice of voiceless in order a holistic development with a positive thinking and progressive outlook for a collective effort to negotiate from a position of strength.
Jan Sarokar visualizes creation of a just, equitable and prosperous society based on human values, dignity & self-respect.
To initiate and strive for new standards of par excellence to promote a meaningful, sustainable balance between human and fundamental resources of current and future generations in all walks of life for common masses through community intervention, gender equity & capacity building.
Jan Sarokar mission is to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all. Our holistic approach, and our efforts to make sure that no one is overlooked in the process, contributes directly to this goal.
Jan Sarokar firmly believes in gender equality at all level, means communities benefit if women and girls have equal access to education, healthcare, work, and representation in political and economic decision-making processes.
The United Nations has declared that access to safe water and sanitation is essential for human health and the environment, and for a thriving economy. We share this vision and include it in our work Sanitation and hygiene are critical to health, survival.
Because Jan Sarokar believes that the SDGs can only be achieved through powerful and meaningful partnerships, all our programmes include collaborations with different stakeholders (Govt/ INGOs/ CSR/ Donors).