Name Jeevan Lal Verma
Father's Name Ram Lal Verma
Date of Birth 3rd September 1955
Address Village- Sunargoan, PO- Kanda, District- Bageshwar, Uttarakhand, India, 263631
Running Jeevan Paying Guest Unit  and -hosting international visitors since 1988,
Registred by Tourism Department G.O.No.2187/41-94-41/86 Reg.No.B-1/99 Date 17/04/1999
Linking Now Social Activits since 1980, Service to local community poors and providing employment through Village  Eco Tourism in Village-Sunargoan, Kanda International Cultural Exchange ; Educational; Knowledge and Skill Exchange Programme
Director K S S / ROSE since 1988 and on going.
Achievements Honoured by Honurable Tourism Minister Uttarakhand Shri Prakash Pant on World Tourism Day 27th September 2007 at H.N.B. Garhwal University Srinagar by the recomendation of Prof S.C.Bagri Director Centre For Mountain Tourism and Hospitality Studies HNB Garhwal University Srinagar on his research on Rural Eco /Voluntary Tourism in Sunargoan, Kanda, Bageshwar, Uttarakhand.

First Choice Responsible Tourism Award 2005 for Best Volunteering programme sponsored by The Imaginative Traveler, from The World Travel Market (WTM), London 16th November 2005 (                        Selected for best citizens of india  2006 by India International Friendship Society New Delhi
Selected for The Pride of Utaranchal 2001 by Utsah New Delhi.


September 1999 Brigid McKay New Zealand Study on Eco Tourism in Kanda by the financial support of International Centre For Integrated Mountain Development Kathmandu Nepal.
April 2001 Prof. Tej Vir Singh and Prof. Shalini Singh, Centre For Tourism Research and Development, Indra Nagar Lucknow, Visited and research on Altrustic Tourism: Another Shada Of Sustainable Tourism. The Case of Kanda Community. Published in Tourism Recreation Research Vol.50, No:4, 2002 (also Vol.28(2), 2003).
Chapter on "Kanda" in a Book 'Novelty Tourism'  published in UK (CAB International) .
May 2004 Pekka Mustonen Researcher, Turku School of Economics Turku Finland research on Reppureissaus on Utta Massaturismia Travellerit tallovat tuttuja polkuja. Published in S K Sunnuntai 27.5.2007.
July 2005 Eric Coleman University Researcher from USA study on  Rural Eco / Voluntary Tourism.

T.V. Documentary June 2001 Marie Andree, Canada T.V.  Director and Oliveer Daigle Assistant Ditector make Documentry on A Canadian In India, Broadcasted by the news channel of the Canadian Broadcasting Coorporation on June 2002. It is part of a French language series called A canadian in India. It is about remote areas such as Kanda and the grass root work of ROSE.
Training Programme Hosted a 7 day rural deveopment training programme on dehydration of Flower and foliage.
It is a research project to department of Science and Technology, Governenment of India.
The National Botanical Research Institute Lucknow trained 25 local women on 6 - 10 March 2002.

Social Welfare Camp Goverment of Uttarakhand , Bageswhar 2005 & 2006.
Community meeting several time
 Environmental camps / Eco - Development camp,International Volunteers workcamps, Women & Children and  Social awareness programme for local people & international visitors & school students.

Participation And Exibition

 A Workshop on Community Based Conservation and Eco-Tourism in Nanda Davi Biospher Reserve 29th-31st October 2001.
I was a panelist at Haryana Institute of Rural Development Nilokheri, Karnal, Haryana. One day workshop on Village Tourism and Development on 9 November 2004. Issue of Voluntary Tourism and Community Based Tourism  Addressed to Officers of Haryana Tourism Department, Teachers of Tourism Department of University, Hotel  Managers and Farm Managers.
 Seminar on Heritage Tourism in India Hotel Intercontinental The grand , New  Delhi    29 September 2006.
Uttarayani fair Bageshwar 2001.
Autumn fastival Nanital 2002.
Uttaranchal Tourisam Conclave mussoori Feb. 2003.
Uttaranchal State level Seminar Hotel Aketa Dehradoon Oct 2003.

Trained on I took part in many social awareness camps; Environment workshops; Sanitation; low cost building construction;     Panchyatraj; Non convensional Energy; Floral craft; Poultry; Litracy; Poly house; Beekeeping; Horticulture; Fodder; Nursary; Live-stock; Rabbit rearing and many others.
Training of Trainers

Instructional techniques for Voluntary Agency. Hydarabad 1999.
Training for water sanitation with gender perspective for NGO's by Administrative Acadamy Nainital.
Project Development & Management For NGOs ,Uttaranchal Institute of Rural Development Nanital in collaboration with national institute of Rural Development ( NIRD)
National Course in co-oprative for Youth at Delhi by Nehru Yva Kendra Sangthan.

Secretary Koormanchal Seva Sansthan / Rural Organization For Social Elevation, Social Awareness centre Kanda since 1983
Secretary Kanda Vikash Samit, 1996- 1999
Chairperson Kanda Self help Group 1999 ongoing
Secretary Saraswati Shishu Sadan Kanda 1990 -1999
Youth leader 1981 - 1995, Nehru yuva club and Yuvak Mangal Dal Kanda.
National Apprenticeship Draught's. Man. Mechanical. 1979 at Scooters India Limited Lucknow.
Technical Qualification Draught's Man Mechanical I. T. I. Almora 1976
Institutional Qualification High school 1970, Intermediate 1974
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