HISTORY AND BACKGROUND
ARUNODAYA TRUST works in the Andhra Pradesh of India and is currently one of the Grass root NGO’s in India. It was founded by a group of development activists and social workers who had a background in rural development. Its unique genesis resulted in two advantages for the foundation of the organisation it initiated its program with people possessing prior field experience and owing to the specific background it inherited a broad and comprehensive outlook encompassing a socio-economic and environmental development perspective. In 2008 ARUNODAYA TRUST started its activities initially taking the rural wage issues of agro-based labour, women’s and child rights through a rights-based approach. These approaches were upheld by the organization in its later programs.