Jirsong Asong facilitates formation of Civil Society organisations like Self Help Groups, Pathar Parisalana Samitis (farmers committees) and Federations of SHGs, trains them on linkage and advocacy, IGA, EDP and marketing, facilitate linkages and provides consultancy services to the community.
Jirsong Asong works with 49 PPS and 298 SHGs and 10 Federations providing support and services to the community. PPS in 18 villages have been executing plans for solving two or more issues affecting the community. 2726 women have more scope for decision making, improved savings and access to credit through membership in the 298 SHGs.
Due to the capacity building of farmers on agriculture and livestock rearing through trainings, Farm Days, supply of improved planting materials and livestock breeds 964 individuals have improved livelihoods while 745 farmers have increased their production in agriculture and livestock by 25 % through improved utilization of skills and resources. 348 individuals have initiated IGAs through financial assistance from Banks.
55 community based trainers have been trained by Jirsong Asong and have started providing basic services and support to the community.