Social Audits

Social audits were pioneered mainly in the context of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, but later extended to other issues as well. Below is a sample of social audit reports and related material.

Public hearings on Education, Health and Food organised by Chhattisgarh Kisan Majdoor Andolan and Pahari Korwa Mahapanchayat - Press clippings (District Sarguja, Chattisgarh, February 2012)
Public Hearing, Chattisgarh, Oxfam India and Right to Food Campaign - Chattisgarh, October 2011
Letter from Chief Secretary to Dr. N.C. Saxena reinstating approx 25,000 ration cards to eligible households, 31 January 2012 - Page 1 | Page 2
First Round of Social Audits of Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) in Pachira panchayat, Raniganj block, Araria district, Bihar, 28 May - 2 June 2011 (Order form District Magistrate and Draft Report)
Report on Social Audit of the Mid Day Meal Scheme
Report of Social audit of Piskapanga Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 21-26 May 2008
Social audit of Gumma Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 21-26 May 2008
Report of Social audit of Ekma Gram Panchayat, (Orissa) 15 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Sarsara Balang Gram Panchayat, (Orissa) 17 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Ambhagova Gram Panchayat, 14 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Gangala Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 16 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Nuaguda Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 19 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Khurji Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 22 January 2008
Report of Social audit of Nilbadi Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 22 January 2008
Report of Social audit of Pandasguda Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 22 January 2008
Report of Social audit of Gambhariguda Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 11 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Papdahandi Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 13 March 2008
Report of Social audit of Ghatmal Gram Panchayat (Orissa), 3 February 2008
Social Audit in Jhalawar (Rajasthan), 31 January - 8 February 2008
Social audit in Villupuram (Tamil Nadu), July 26-August 4, 2007
Social audit in Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh), 12 June 2007
Social audit in Surguja (Chattisgarh), June 2007
Public hearing in Bilaput (Koraput district, Orissa), 26 May 2007
Social audit in Ranchi (Jharkhand), 14-21 May, 2007
Social audit of NREGA and MDM in 15 districts (Uttar Pradesh), 2006-7
Social audits in Sandila and Bharawan blocks, Hardoi district (Uttar Pradesh), 25 November-5 December, 2006
Social audit in Dungarpur (Rajasthan), 15-26 April, 2006