Capacity Building Phase is the process of developing and strengthening the skills, instincts, abilities, processes and resources that organizations and communities need to survive, adapt, and thrive in the fast-changing world. As part of this, HEALDS conducted Hamlet level awareness programs on Thusur Watershed at Kodikalputhur, Kodikalputhur colony, Sambamedu and Chinakavoor, villages of Erumapatti Block on 13th, 15th, 16th October, 2018 respectively.

Farmers have been sensitized by the officials about watershed construction and its benefits in each hamlet, Finally, they understood that a healthy watershed conserves water, promotes streamflow, supports sustainable streams, rivers, lakes, and groundwater sources, enables healthy soil for crops and livestock, and also provides habitat for wildlife and plants.