The R&D wing of Vibhavari incorporates scientific know-how to bring behavioral changes in the target group. This wing devises tools, which are specific for target groups. This is an ongoing activity for Vibhavari, which covers areas like TSC, WWM, Water Conservation, Health & Hygiene and many other activities. To list a few,
Vibhavari has been working as creative developer of IEC material for several organizations like UNICEF, UN Habitat, TSC Cell, M.P. State, Project Uday (Sponsored by ADB) & others.
The City of Dewas was struggling with a major water crisis in year 1990; the situation was so grim that even drinking water was transported to the city that year. As opposed to that year, in a decade’s time, the water level of the city rose in a dramatic fashion making it self-dependent for its water needs. The credit goes to Roof Water Harvesting System designed and developed by one of the founder members of Vibhavari.
Vibhavari developed a very low-priced model for roof water harvesting. It is worth mentioning here that during the years 1999 to 2001, there was significant work done in the field of water enrichment using this technique in about 2000 houses of Dewas city.
Dewas Roof Water Harvesting System was later on awarded as Best Technology in International