Advancing Data Justice Research and Practice
ProtoVillage based in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, is the prototype of an abundant rural community that is being built for and by the villagers themselves. The village is wi-fi enabled through partnership with Digital Empowerment Foundation. And sustainable wireless ecosystem is being used to develop entrepreneurial mindset in villages.
The ProtoVillage has set up hand sanitiser unit made with Aloe Vera and are producing masks. These are being distributed to the frontline health workers, police officers and locals from surrounding villages among others. They are also distributing essential kit of food items to the vulnerable.