Skoch SILVER Award 2023
The Department of Animal Husbandry and Fisheries, Chandigarh got Skoch SILVER Award 2023 for e-Governance for computerisation of medical records of livestock being treated by the department. This is the first of its kind project in the country. Giving more details, Secretary Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Vinod P Kavle said that this web-based application software caters to five Government Veterinary Hospitals and nine Veterinary Sub-centres of the Animal Husbandry Department, Chandigarh.
The main objective of this application is to facilitate animal owners for online registration of their animals for treatment and other services like artificial insemination, vaccination etc. To maintain all records of Veterinary Hospitals and Sub-Centres like OPD, Stock book, daily medicine expenditure and artificial insemination.
About the Skoch SILVER Award 2023
- The Skoch SILVER Award is a prestigious recognition presented by Skoch Group, one of India’s leading think tanks and consulting firms in the areas of governance, finance, and social sectors. The award aims to identify and acknowledge exceptional projects, initiatives, and organizations that have made significant contributions in various fields.
- The Skoch SILVER Award recognizes excellence and innovation in public administration, governance, and service delivery across different sectors. It celebrates initiatives that have successfully implemented transformative ideas, technologies, and practices, resulting in positive impact and improved outcomes.
- The award evaluation process involves rigorous scrutiny and assessment of nominated projects, which are evaluated based on criteria such as impact, scalability, sustainability, innovation, and replicability. The Skoch Group’s expert panel, comprising domain experts, policymakers, and distinguished personalities, plays a crucial role in the selection process.