March 2015: URJA delegation meets the Deputy Chief Minister to demand enactment of a law pertaining specifically for the RWA and their empowerment
URJA calls for a state council meet where the Manifesto of the new party in power is scrutinised for taking up matters pertaining to delivery of services at the RWA level. State council Members ask URJA office bearers to take the matter to the Delhi dialogue commission.
URJA takes up the matter of non implementation of the legal metorology act of 2009 by the centre and state governments leading to faulty metering of services and lack of proper grievance redressal mechanisms for consumers
URJA meets with the officials in the ministry of consumer affairs<
URJA takes up the DJB new metering issue with the manufacturer and installer of water meters and demands placing water meter complaint and resolution data in the Public domain. Installer agrees and the data for South Delhi is provided to URJA.
April 2015: The Vice chairperson of Jal board meets with URJA delegation. URJA demands the implementation of the legal Metrology Act in water meters. The Jal board agrees in principle to do so
URJA initiates the process of taking urban mobility linked pollution matters to all RWA across the City. URJA coordinators from all 70 Constituencies at the URJA round Table at the India International centre interact with experts from the Centre for science and Environment. URJA coordinators resolve to draft a law for the RWA for consideration of the Delhi Assembly.
URJA declares intent to institute the URJA Awards for Excellence for all Delhi RWA to be. URJA subcommittee begins work on framing parameters
June 2015: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) and URJA partner to hold consultations with RWA leadership in Dwarka for the Ambitious DDA cycle Sharing Project. Consultants from DDA make presentations to the RWA and take questions for clarifying several aspects of the scheme meant to promote clean and safe local mobility for Dwarka Residents
September 2015- URJA launches the Smart Neighbourhood awards in 5 categories significant in last mile governance of the city open to all 272 Municipal wards and RWA. A gigantic exercise to reward RWA for their work in the categories of
Best Practices, Transparency & Good Governance
Utilisation & protection of Public Space, parks, play area and gardens
Environment, water, air and waste management
Security, guarding, & Lighting
Socially inclusive events and promotion of health & Well being
Sept-Oct 2015- URJA launches the Aap Ki Sadak initiative in Mehrauli, New Friends colony, CR Park, and GK 2 and brings Architects, Transport experts and RWA plus local residents to brainstorm on solutions to resign and fix local streets without conflict and with community and Government participation
December 2015- URJA begins the community development programme January 2016 -Launches air quality monitoring by placing AQI monitors in several assembly constituencies of Delhi to get real time air quality data which is accessible to the public
Begins and successfully completes Pilot Projects to install 6 Roof top solar Plants for RWA offices across Delhi through a unique CSR initiative
URJA revitalises almost 25 defunct rainwater harvesting structures to take advantage of the coming monsoons
April-2016- URJA partners with the Hindustan times to bring HT- Summer Sports to the RWA of Delhi to enable kids to play and draw attention to the shrinking spaces for children. Matches are held in this hugely successful programme in New Friends colony, Vasant kunj, Alaknanda, Defence Colony, Vasant Vihar and more.The second phase begins to get planned
May-2016 URJA launches the‘Delhi Clean Air Forum’ and begins a path breaking initiative to put together,the Political leadership, Experts, Officers and RWA in Central Delhi, West Delhi, North Delhi, East Delhi, Rural south Delhi, Rural north West Delhi and south Delhi to brainstorm and find community based solutions to solid waste management, road traffic and renewable energy in a series of conferences mentioned above to find innovative ideas and solutions involving everyone to achieve self sustainability at RWA & ward level.
June 2016 URJA concludes its city-wide meetings on air pollution drawing a massive response from RWA and NGOs. Officials and Political leaders join in the meetings and pledge to work towards the cause of Clean air in Delhi
The Much awaited URJA awards are distributed among great excitement at the URJA Awards Function in the India International centre. URJA coordinators, Eminent NGO, Activists, and Personalities including the former chief Minister of Delhi, Smt. Sheila Dikshit are felicitated in a large gathering