Alag Rah - Amhi Bi Ghadalo Tumhi Bi Ghadana- Dr Satish Gogulwar
Indigenous rights & self-governance- Amhi Amchya Arogyasathi
Amhi Amchya Arogyasathi- Community based Rehabilitation of Persons with disability
The Development Way based on Non Timber Forest Product
DD Sahyadri Doordarshan
Ekla Chalo re with Dr, Satish Gogulwar and Shubhada Deshmukh
Amhi Amchya Arogyasathi is not-for-profit Organization working towards bridging the issues of community related to women, Tribal, farmers and weaker section through the community empowerment approach of “Let’s find our own way” since the past 35 Years. Formed in 1984 Dr. Satish Gogulwar and Shubhada Deshmukh is inspired by Gandhian and Vinoba’s perspective on addressing health problems in its ‘wholeness of life’ and not mere administering medicines. Both were interested in constructive work for ‘health revolution’ by addressing livelihood, water, Women Empowerment etc. comprising wholeness of life. Hence the name ‘Amhi Amchya Arogyasathi’ (We for Our Health) was appropriate for the organization promoted by them. The organization is known for its role to build the capacities of the community for self reliance and empowerment.
In relation to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), AAA prioritizes protecting the environment, conserving natural resources, enhancing adaptive capacities, and strengthening Local self Governance. The SDGs are defined in terms of 17 goals and 232 independent indicators. Viewed through a ‘Systems Dynamics’ lens, all of AAA works directly or indirectly contributes towards achieving 7 of the 17 SDGs.