Overview and learning outcomes

Chapter 1 is an introduction to the manual of standard operating procedures (SOPs) designed for implementing DDU-GKY of the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD). After completion of this chapter the participants will be introduced to the basics of the SOP. Some of the areas covered in this Chapter are:

• Overview of the SOP, its structure and how to navigate the SOP

• How SOP would apply to various states

• Outline of timelines of important events in a project

• Action to be taken in case of delay in implementing a process and actions to be taken if default occurs in a project

• Role of district and sub district administration in implementing the project

• An overview of the approach to the quality and the Enterprise Resource Planning

A student can assess the progress using the assessment module given at the end of the Chapter.