MARAG is a grass root organisation registered in 1994 as a society and trust in the state of Gujarat in India. MARAG literally means 'path' in Gujarati ,which guides the philosophy of the organisation - path towards better life.
MARAG primarily works to secure the rights of the marginalised communities by strenghtening the three pillars - Education, Sustainable Livelihood and Local Self Governance. MARAG's strength lies in combining the human rights approach in development intrventions. MARAG has constantly delivered innovative, replicable and sustainable models for education, child rights, women empowerment, and pastoralism. Our work at the grass roots has enabled us to take the voices of the marginalised community in the national and international forums.
MARAG is known as one of the few organisations working with the Maaldhari (pastoralist) communities. Today MARAG has reached over 300 villages of Kutch, Saurashtra and North Gujarat region.