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Foundation for Ecological Security (FES) Data Platform supporting Migrant Workers relief and rehabilitation

In response to the pressing problem of migrant workers and other vulnerable population that India is facing amidst the COVID-19 related lockdown, Foudation for Ecological Security (FES) has enhanced its India Observatory platform with additional information sourced from government/NGOs/CSOs to:
Map the problems being faced by the migrant workers in the stranded locations and those of the other vulnerable population facing hardships due to the lockdown in the source states
Presentson a spatial platform, the geographical spread of the above information and the locally available infrastructure and facilities. By presenting at a pan India level on a spatial platform, it allows coordination between the source and the destination states of the stranded migrants
Make available information on the local government agencies, NGOs/CSOs/Volunteers, and provides a ready-reference of the various actors available in both the source and destination states to promote better coordination amongst the resource pool and across geographies
Present information on the challenges, resource organizations and infrastructure at the place of origin, the platform envisages both rehabilitation of the returned migrants and their integration into the local rural economy, as well as address the revival of livelihoods of the other resident vulnerable population.

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