Our Director

Dr. Vivek Mishra
Ganga Organization Secretary
32, Ameer Nagar, Moti Nagar
Lucknow, Near Aishbagh Railway Station
Email: gangamailbox@gmail.com

Educational Qualification: Ph.D. (Social Work), Lucknow University LL.B.
Years of Experience: 15

Dr. Vivek has fifteen years experience as resource person and in project planning and management, institutional strengthening, evaluation and assessment, training and capacity building in various development and public sector projects in Uttar Pradesh & Bihar. He has been involved in large-scale development projects involving community organization, formation and participation and is a consultant to number of organizations. He has sound understanding of Research Projects and sustainability of the programs. In various public sector projects he has extensive experience of change management and capacity building to enhance management effectiveness for improving public service delivery and institutionalizing pro-poor approaches. He is currently the director at GANGA.


Areas Covered as resource person:
  • Communication skills
  • Team Building
  • Counseling
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Global Warming
  • Women empowerment related issues as Female Feticide
  • Disaster Management
Current Major projects Handling as Ganga Director:
  • Uttar Pradesh Rural Water Supply & Sanitation Project with District Development Office in Gazipur District.
  • Reduction of Electronic Waste Burden in Lucknow & Kanpur.
  • Behaviour Change Communication for WASH with Habitat for Humanity- (Toyota) in Saran/ Chhapra, Bihar.
  • National Tobacco Control School Awareness Program with Health Directorate, Govt of U.P. in Unnao District.
  • Conservation of Ganges River Dolphin Education & IVAS in Bulandshaher & Faizabad with NTT DATA & IIT Delhi.
  • Food & Nutrition Program for TB Patients with Global Giving Foundation in Lucknow.
  • Rain Basera & Blanket Distribution for Homeless in Lucknow.
Past Consultancy with other organizations:
State level Consultant, Pranjal Training and Research Centre, Public Health Engineering Department under Bihar State Water & sanitation Mission for conducting ASHA training programme throughout 38 districts of state at a UNICEF supported position, 2009-10

Project Officer (regional level), Yamuna Action Plan, Phase-II, Public Participation and Awareness theme for 20partner NGOs of four towns of Agra region under State Facilitating Agency; (a Japan International Cooperation Agency-National River Conservation Directorate and Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam Project), 2007-09

Division Level Consultant for Total Sanitation Campaign for Basti-Sant Kabir Nagar-Siddharth Nagar districts from Department of Panchayati Raj, Lucknow at a UNICEF supported position, 2006-07

Research Fellow in various WHO, UPHSDP & ICMR funded projects in Department of Geriatric Mental Health, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow, 2003-06

Training Coordinator, Reproductive Child Health Nutrition & Aids, Barabanki, 2000-2003.

School Children Education Protection Project for health, hygiene and sanitation promotion in Primary Schools of Lucknow funded by NIPCCD, New Delhi.
Organizing Women in Self Help Groups in Lucknow funded by NABARD, Lucknow