What is MYKAPS?

MYRADA Kaveri Pradeshika Samsthe (MYKAPS) is an NGO working chiefly in Mysore District in the State of Karnataka. MYKAPS also has implemented projects in neighboring districts namely; Mandya and Kodagu wherein, MYKAPS was involved in creating awareness to the public and HRGs (High Risk Groups) from September, 2008 to January, 2012.

MYKAPS also worked in the area of health and sanitation in Malavalli Taluk in Mandya District for a period of two years from 2010-12. MYKAPS has constructed 30 eco san toilets in Malligalli village in Kundur GP in Malavalli Taluk.

In Kodagu District, MYKAPS implemented a project namely; SABALA to create awareness amongst adolescent girls. MYKAPS has also implemented a watershed development in Virajpet Taluk under Western Ghats Development Project from 2010-12.

The majority of the projects of MYKAPS are implemented in Mysore District in taluks namely; H.D.Kote, Nanjangud and Periypatna. MYKAPS works with landless agricultural laborers, tribals, small and marginal farmers, women, youth and disadvantaged children in rural and urban areas to help them to build their own organizations and enable them to work sustainably.

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