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Mr Ganpati K Chadre

Social Worker , Tuljapur campus


M.A in Social Work (Amravati University)


Mr. Ganpati Chadre is a Social Worker at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur Campus.

He has done Master of Social Work (MSW) from University of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati. He has over 12 Years of experience in the field and he has worked successfully extensively on 15 different Field Action, Research Projects, Abhiyans and Study’s in TISS Tuljapur Campus. He has successfully worked as the coordinator of the “Farmers' Distress and Impacts of Baliraja Chetana Abhiyan, (BCA) Osmanabad District, Maharashtra, Opportunities for Youth Engagement Programme in Osmanabad District and Unnat Bharat Abhiyan” project. His specialization include Social Work, Community Organization and Rural Development.

He is actively engaged in the academic activities of students such as fieldwork, field action and research projects; he coordinates fieldwork of MASW-RD & MA SIE Programme in the campus and supervise fieldwork.  He has also taken PRA classes of BA, MA and WASH programmes in the campus. He is actively involved in conducting various Training Programmes, Workshops, Seminars, Webinars, Gram Sabhas, various campaigns, Study Tours and Exposure Tours, etc.  He has organised the Unemployed Youth Rojgar Awareness Melava under OYEP project. He has worked as an Investigation team member at the Institute and other Government organizations. He is frequently invited as a Resource Person/Trainer/Subject Expert in PRA, Water, Agricultural, and Rural Development areas by both Government and Non-Government organizations. He has Participate in 7- Day Faculty Development Programme.  He has Successfully Co-ordinating the 2020 NRYF as a co-convenor.  His initiatives has successfully contributed and currently work in towards the relief work of COVID-19. 


  • Youth & Women SHG Development
  • Rain Water Harvesting, Conservation and Management
  • Environment Development
  • Community organization and group work in Rural Development.
  • Personality & Leadership Development for Youth & Women
  • Sustainable Livelihood and Agriculture Development


  • Book published by TISS-ATMA Project on Farmers Success Story - 2010.
  • Article published in Sakal News Paper on the Rain Water Harvesting Techniques - June 1, 2013.

PROJECTS: Worked in various Field Action, Research Projects, Abhiyan and Study's.

Completed Projects and Abhiyans:  (Worked as a Project Social Worker/Coordinator)

  • Role of Non-Government Organization in Rural Development, Sponsored by GNASWC, Pusad, 2008.
  • Promotion of Stakeholders Participation Sustainable Agriculture and Livelihood Development (Agricultural Technology Management Agency) (TISS-ATMA), Sponsored by TISS, Mumbai & ATMA, Osmanabad. Oct 2, 2008 to March 31, 2010.
  • Promotion of Stakeholders, Institutions in Sustainable Farm Based Livelihoods." (TISS-ATMA) Sponsored by TISS, Mumbai & ATMA, Osmanabad. April 1, 2010 to March 31, 2011.
  • NT/DNT Communities Research Project, Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur. Oct 17 to Nov 17, 2011.
  • Case Studies of ‘Deserted Women’ in Tuljapur: Narratives of Silent Struggles and Resistance, Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur. Feb 2013. 
  • Drought Mitigation Project, Sponsored by TATA Motors, Pune and TISS, Mumbai, May 2013 to Oct, 2013.
  • Building Sustainable Rural Livelihoods through Community Leadership, Effective Governance and Appropriate Technology (TISS-ATMA), Sponsored by ATMA, Osmanabad and TISS, Mumbai Nov 2013 to March 2014.
  • Revisiting Strategic Research and Extension Plan (SREP) of Osmanabad District, Sponsored by ATMA, Osmanabad April, 2014 to Dec, 2014.
  • Understanding Contributing Reasons For Farmers’ Distress Situation: A Study of Honala Village Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur 2015.
  • Impact of Alcoholism on Women, Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur 2016.
  • Chanda Te Banda Project, Sponsored by Government of Maharashtra Placed in Sindhudurg District. 2017.
  • Farmers Distress and Impacts of Baliraja Chetana Abhiyan, Osmanabad District, Maharashtra, Sponsored by District Superintendent Agriculture Office (DSAO), Osmanabad Under the Baliraja Chetana Abhiyan March 2016 to Feb, 2018.
  • Opportunities for Youth Engagement Programme in Osmanabad District, Maharashtra, Sponsored by Sodexo & ISS, Mumbai Feb to May 2018.
  • Unnat Bharat Abhiyan, Sponsored by IIT, Delhi August 2019-2020.
  • Jal Shakti Campus and Jal Shakti Gram Abhiyan, Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur August 2019.

Current Research Study:

  • Impact of COVID - 19 on Migrant Labourers Livelihood and Lifestyle in UBA villages.
  • Impact of mass immigration on the performs of Gram Panchayat Administration and Sarpanch in the Context of COVID - 19 Pandemic, Sponsored by TISS, Tuljapur & Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2020.

He represents TISS, Tuljapur at various District-level Committee meetings and Development Planning.

  • District Farmer Suicide Committee
  • Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangahtan, District Advisory Committee
  • District Skill Development Committee
  • Baliraja Chetana Abhiyan Committee
  • Maharashtra Rural Livelihood Mission Committee
  • Child Marriage Prevention District Task Force Committee
  • District Women & Child Development Committee,
  • District NITI Aayog Committee
  • National Tobacco Control Programme Committee

AWARDS: He has received many honors and awards in the field of social work from State and                           District level organizations/NGOs.  

  • Best Social Worker Award by Rotary Club, Tuljapur on April 10th, 2013,
  • Best Social Worker Award, by Shri Bal Hanuman Ganesh Mandal, Osmanabad - 2012,
  • Best Social Worker Award, by Apsinga Mahotsav - 2012,
  • Osmanabad District Yuva Award, by NYK, Osmanabad- 2009-2010,
  • Maharashtra State Yuva Award, by NYK, Maharashtra & Goa Mandal, Mumbai -Youth Programme & Sport Ministry Government of India - 2009-2010,
  • Award on Rain Water Harvesting work, by Kalayan Sagar Yuva - Munch, Tuljapur - 2006,
  • Certificate of participation in HIV/AIDS, (Dec 1, 2003) Plus Polio, (Jan 4 & Feb 22, 2004)
  • Leprosy Campaign (Jan 30, 2004) & Awareness Programmes organized by Rotary Club, Tuljapur,
  • Sant Gadge Baba Gram Swachata Abhiyan (Sanitation Campaign), Certificate by Municipal Council, Tuljapur - 2003.

Specific Skills & Strengths:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good networking with village level organization, villagers, District Administration and Developmental Organization.
  • Self motivated and organized professional skilled in achieving project goals.
  • Experience of working with teams and leadership development.
  • Documentation & Report writing.


  • Participated in live program on “Ek Gaon Ek Parivar" - Navya Asha, Navya Disha Broadcasted on Feb 20, 2014 by Doordarshan Sahyadri Channel Krushidarshan Programme.
  • Participated in the live program on “Organic Farming “Broadcasted on June 13, 2013. by Doordarshan Sahyadri Channel in Krushidarshan Programme. 
  • Participated in Live Phone in Program (Krishidarshan) DD Sahyadri Channel on June 13, 2013. 
  • Presented the Field Action Project Activities at the 167th Meeting of the Governing Board at TISS, Mumbai, April 5, 2013. 
  • As a subject expert guided the farmers in the live program (Krishidarshan) organized by DD Sahyadri Channel on April 4, 2013.
  • Talked on “Drought Situation in Osmanabad District” on Zee 24 Taas, on Jan 3, 2013.
  • Presented in Water Management Techniques initiated by TISS, Rural Campus on DD Shayadri on Oct 11, 2012.
  • Participated as Indian Youth Delegate (social worker) in India-China Youth Exchange Programme Sep 20 to 29, 2011. (organized by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports GOVERNMENT OF INDIA)
  • Presented TISS-ATMA Project on livelihood issues in Doordarshan, Sahyadri during May 29, 2011, June 12 & 24, 2011.
  • Participated in Osmanabad Akashwani Kendra (FM) Radio talks on All India Radio Programme Kisaan Vani on Rain Water Harvesting and Environment, 2011.
  • Worked as a District Advisory Committee Member in the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Osmanabad from March 2006 to March 2009.
  • Worked as a Marathwada Division Level verification Committee Head in the Sant Gadge Baba Swachata Abhiyan.
  • Worked as an investigator team member in the Evaluation of Ashram School.
  • Worked as a Judge in the State Level Speech Competition.
  • Worked as a District Level Examiner in the Hirkani Nav Udyojak Maharashtrachi SHG’s Group Innovative Idea Competition.

ACHIEVEMENTS SUMMARY: Successful completed various FAP & Programmes.                

15 Field Action, Research Projects, Abhiyans and Study's, 69 Training Programmes,                             3 Conference, 34 Workshop, 2 Seminars, 16 Farmers Skill Farm School, 91 various meetings,        47 Online Webinars on COVID-19 & various subjects, Delivered 94 lectures as a Subject Expert in Water & Rural Development areas organized by Government Offices, NGOs and GPs & BASW & MA RD students under the field work.

Contact ganesh.chadre[at]tiss[dot]edu

Alternative Email: gchadre99@gmail.com

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur, Campus

District. Osmanabad, Pin Code: 413 601.  Maharashtra, India.

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