TAA CV - Mr. Girish Bhardwaj

Personal data
Year of Birth: 1959 TAA Member No: 3197
Contact Address: 144-Abhinav Apartments
B-12, Vasundhara Enclave
New Delhi-110096
INDIA
Nationality: Indian
Permanent Phone Number: +91 1143070984 Mobile Phone No: +91 9891874414
Email Address: girish@livelihoodsoutions.org Personal Webpage: www.livelihoodsolutions.org
Record of posts and assignments
Year Job Title Organisation Country Responsibilities
2016-17 Consultant Nippon Koei India/JICA Project India Strategic support to the project on formation & management of SHGs (created under Forest protection/Eco-development Committees), promotion of microfinance & income generation/micro-enterprise development, community infrastructure development and creation of convergence for effective Joint Forest management under Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Funded West Bengal Forest and Biodiversity Conservation Project:
2016 Team Leader Himmotthan Society/Tata Trusts India Tata Trusts Funded Himmotthan Society Implemented Projects-Uttarakhand: Impact assessment of Natural Resources based Livelihood Project (NRLP) and Maximizing Mountain Agriculture project (MMAP) with regard to project relevane, objectives, strategies, efficiency, effectiveness, impacts, sustainability and replicabilit .and developing Way Forward on the basis of critical findings.
2015 Study Coordinator Rural India Supporting Group-USA India Rural India Supporting Trust (US) Funded Hans Foundation Initiative-Uttarakhand: Setting the Baseline across the sectors/sub-sectors including forest biodiversity conservation, climate change, water resources, agriculture, livestock, livelihoods, water & sanitation, Income generation, health and education, etc. for implementation of vision 2020 with an investment of 5000 million INR in the state.
2014-15 Project Coordinator Agricultural Finance Corporation Ltd India Department of Horticulture-Haryana: Developing farmers based approached with regard to implementation of all horticulture promotion schemes across the blocks/gram panchayats/villages in the district along with awareness generation, training & capacity building, effective project delivery with intensive follow up, liason/coordinate with input suppliers, convergence with external agencies/departments, monitoring & evaluation, etc.
2014-15 Project Coordinator Himmotthan Society/Tata Trusts India Tata Trusts Funded Himmotthan Society Implemented Projects-Uttarakhand: Concurrent monitoring and evaluation of centre for organic farming (COF) phase-III under Himmotthan Pariyojna in implemented by Uttarakhand Organic Commodity Board (UOCB), the state?s nodal agency for enhancing organic activities in agriculture and allied sectors (horticulture, medicinal and aromatic plants, milk production and animal husbandry)
2013 Team Leader Agricultural Finance Corporation Ltd. India Department of land and Water Resources Department, Govt. of Maharastra: Evaluation and Impact Study of Integrated Watershed Management Project (IWMP) covering an area of around 3,00,000 ha under 49 watershed in Nagpur Division of Maharastra
2012-13 Project Coordinator Agricultural Finance Corporation Ltd. India Small Farmers; Agri-business Consortium (Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India) Funded Project: Organising awareness building workshops for district officials, bankers, NGOs, potential entrepreneurs covering 90 districts in 8 states to support Venture Capital Assistance (VCA) Schemes of the Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. Of India.
2011-12 Project Coordinator Agricultural Finance Corporation Ltd. India Ministry of Water Resources Development, Govt. of India Funded Project: Evaluation and Impact Study of Command Area Development and Water Management (CADWM) Programme covering 165 on-going and completed projects across 28 states of the country and suggesting way forward along with design & cost estimation of the proposed structures
2011-12 Project Coordinator Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium/IFFDC India Small Farmers? Agri-business Consortium (Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India): Mobilizing Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) in consortium with IFFDC covering nearly 20,000 pulses growing farmers to form Farmer produce Companies in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan under the Pulses Promotion Programme of Govt. of India.
2011-12 Project Coordinator Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium/IFFDC India Small Farmers? Agri-business Consortium (Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India): Mobilizing farmer producer organizations (FPOs) covering nearly 8,500 farmers to form Farmer Producer Companies (FPOs) in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Uttarakhand under National Vegetable Initiative under Urban Cluster Programme of Govt. of India.
Skills, expertise and qualifications
Principal Discipline:  Agriculture/Natural Resources Management and Rural Development
Subsidiary fields: Thematic areas of specialisation include agriculture extension, rural livelihoods, watershed development & management, water resources development & management, participatory irrigation management, joint forest management, microfinance/enterprises development, climate change adaptability & environmental sustainability, disaster preparedness plan, etc.
Higher education: B. Tech (Agricultural Engineering) Electives ? Hydrology of Small Watershed ? Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Certificate Course (Entrepreneurship Development Programme)
Countries worked in:  India and Afghanistan
Languages: English, Hindi, Bangla and Gujarati
   
Last Updated: 03/07/2017