Sachin Oza is the Executive Director of Development Support Centre, an NGO that has been actively involved in promoting participatory natural resource management (PNRM) since 1994. Sachin has been done his Masters in Social Work from the M.S.University, Baroda and is associated with the NRM sector since 1990. . He is actively involved in capacity building of functionaries on institution development at the village, state and national level and has presented several papers on community Involvement in management of natural resources. He is a member of state and national level forums related to policy influencing in PNRM