Kutch Nav Nirman Abhiyan, popular as Abhiyan, is a collective of grass root local NGOs and was founded as a response to devastating cyclone in Kutch in 1998. The objective of the network is to synergize human knowledge, physical and financial resources to collaborate towards Development which is governed by community initiatives. Urban Setu established in the year 2010 is an initiative of Abhiyan. “Setu” in Gujarati means “a bridge”, it summarizes well the role of this program which aims primarily to bridge the gaps between the citizens and the government departments as well as mobilize the communities.
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