Village Convergence & Facilitation Service(VCFS) under NMEW Scheme

Village Convergence & Facilitation Service (VCFS) Revised:

Objective –

Village Convergence and Facilitation Service (VCFS) will be provided at Gram Panchayat level in selected gender critical/high burden districts to generate awareness on issues related to women, regarding various schemes/programmes of the Central/State Government and mobilize the community to create demand and access/avail such services.
For the first year the service will be provided in at least 10 Gram Panchayats (GPs) in each of the selected districts. The service will then cover another 10 GPs (in the same district) in the next year and another set of GPs during the following year.
Thus, the services under VCFS will not be static in nature and is conceived to cover the entire district in a phased manner during the 12th Plan period. In case the selected VCFS district is common with Poorna Shakti Kendra (PSK) district, the Gram Panchayats selected for VCFS should not be the same as under PSK.

Implementation district

In this context, the scheme is being operated in the districts of Odisha as under :-
1-Boudh
2-Dhenkanal
3-Gajapati
4-Kalahandi
5-Koraput
6-Malkangiri

Village Convergence & Facilitation Service (VCFS) under NMEW Scheme :

Objective-

Village Convergence and Facilitation Service (VCFS) will be provided at Gram Panchayat level in selected gender critical/high burden districts to generate awareness on issues related to women, regarding various schemes/programmes of the Central/State Government and mobilize the community to create demand and access/avail such services.
For the first year the service will be provided in at least 20 Gram Panchayats (GPs) in each of the selected 100 gender critical districts. The service will then cover another 10 GPs (in the same district) in the next year and another set of GPs during the following year.
Thus, the services under VCFS will not be static in nature and is conceived to cover the entire district in a phased manner during the 12th Plan period.

Implementation district

In this context, the scheme is being operated in 20 no.of GP of Nayagarh district in the state of Odisha.

20 Gram Panchayats (GPs) -
1- Bhagabanpur
2- Dhanchengada
3- Belapadapatna
4- Benagadia
5- Jogiapalli
6- Baunsiapada
7- Bhatasahi
8- Khuntubandha
9- Sardhapur
10- Bahadajhola
11- Malisahi
12- Barasahi
13- Kural
14- Panchridamanpur
15- Sardhapur
16- Khatia
17- Rajsunakhala
18- Ranpur
19- Dihagaon
20- Khamarsahi

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