Chaupal Gramin Vikas Prashikshan Evam Shodh Sansthan

Work Area 1: Right to Food, Nutrition and Health - Children Being Served Food at an Anganwadi Centre
Work Area 2: Right to Equality and Dignity - A Rally of Women in Koriya District
Work Area 3: Tribal People's Rights over Natural Resources - A Forest Somewhere in Surguja District

Welcome to Chaupal!

Chaupal Gramin Vikas Prashikshan Evam Shodh Sansthan is a voluntary organisation based in Chhattisgarh state of India, working primarily with tribal communities. In the past, the organization was working in 18 districts. Currently it's working in 7 districts of the State.

The work domain includes:

  • Right to food, nutrition and health
  • Right to equality and dignity
  • Tribal people’s rights over natural resources

In a short span of time since its establishment in the year 2006, Chaupal has emerged as a widely accepted organisation as is reflected by its representation on national and state level bodies.

Its direct work with the community has resulted in a number of research reports. These research reports are used for advocacy, which in turn strengthens the organisation's work with the community.