• Accredited IT Training Centre
  • Community IP Relation Centre
  • GIS Technology Support
  • New Media Designing Centre
  • Software Development & IT related Service Delivery Initiatives
  • Computer Training For Village People
  • Cartography Development Initiatives
  • Soft Skill Dissemination & Skill Upgradation Centre Training
  • Action Research IT Support Mechanism


Integrated Information Technology Center (IITC)

Established in 1998, integrated information technology centre from its inception has been exploring the scope for outreach of information technology and allied fields.IITC renders its effects in developing user friendly, people oriented interactive softwares in IT sector like New Media Designing, Geographic Information System (GIS) Mapping and connectivity hub in governance and service delivery system. An auxiliary of Grameena Patana Kendram, the significance of IITC lies in its proximity to the People’s Participatory Programme.

  • Knowledge Centered Human Power Mobilization
  • Action Research Guidance
  • Digital Laboratory in IT Sector
  • Information and Public Relation System
  • Documentation and Reprography Unit
  • Extension Facility
  • Concept Designing and Practical Enforcement


Participatory Resource Research and Training Centre

Since 1998, Participatory Action Research and Resource Centre (PARRC) has been performing as an organ of Grameena Patana Kendram in collective, comprehensive and voluntary nature of research and resource mobilization. External expertise and local Impertisewere mobilised, pooled and utilized on absolute voluntary basis for the welfare and development of the local community in their livelihood and culture. The available human resource and capacity of PARRC is an input to the planned development and Environment resource management in our society.

  • Community Training Programmes
  • Governance Training Facility
  • Training for LSG Functionaries
  • Skill Development Training
  • Action Research Training
  • Livelihood Training
  • Technology Application Training
  • Training Facilitation System
  • Faculty Support System
  • Hospitality Facility Centre


Citizen Education Centre (CEC)

A key subsidiary organization of Grameena Patana Kendram with an objective to impart Governance related training to the elected persons, official functionaries and general public to provide skill development and upgradation training to the local public to ensure capacity building among the local community in their livelihood matters, assure successful initiation in decentralized planning of process.

  • Beautiful Eco-friendly Campus
  • Open air auditorium
  • Nrithamandapam
  • Swara Mandapam
  • Training class rooms
  • Suhruth Sangham
  • Well versed faculties in Music / Dance / Applied Arts



Kalagramam has been a collective of local people and a centre for ethnic, socio cultural interface so as to strengthen the self esteem of the local community. It is a subsidiary of Grameena Patana Kendram from its incorporation during 1997, established .Kalagramam, which is an extension of Grameena Patana Kendram, provides an institutional frame work for the training of Arts and Cultural forms of Kerala, performance of different art forms, demonstration and dissemination of folk arts and forgotten cultural forms of Kerala.

  • Creative Direction
  • Interactive Experiences
  • Animation
  • Web Designing
  • Video Production



Our passion is for great ideas, beautifully executed, that engage audiences irrespective of platform, device or venue. Movingkraft is a creatively led design and animation studio, working close with GPK.


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  • Training conducted on 1st-5th September was very useful and effective for our team and me.Now,our team is busy in implementing the Kerala's Panchayat Raj System in Gujarat. and we thanking you for all your hospitality and for all other services. We really enjoyed our stay and training. Once again we thanking you Grameena Patana Kendram.

    Sumitra,Anandi Gujarat, India

We Are
Grameena Patana Kendram


Grameena Patana Kendram is a registered society under the Travancore's Cochin Charitable Societies Act. It was established in 1998 as part of the People's Planning Programme.

GPK was formed with the objective to provide the necessary technical input and consultancy support for the implementation and monitoring of People's Planning initiatives work as a rural resource centre for human resource development in information and rural technology and provide support developing and disseminating appropriate rural technology.

20+ Years in Business

1,150+ Completed Projects


Here’s how we get you Results on Internet®(ROI):

  1. 1 Output of People's Plan Campaign's 1996-97.

  1. 2 Local level think bank's Participating Governance and Development Partnership.

  1. 3 Decentralized Planning, Resource Management Sustainable Development - probing and practicing.

  1. 4 Mutually facilitating Organ of the Panchayat and the public.

  1. 5 Convergence of Organisational and Institutional Characteristics.







  1. 1 Is to function as a community University by the people, for the people, of the people.

  1. 2 Is to facilitate public governance, social solidarity, economic development, cultural unity, human integrity and gender sensitivity and sustainable social development.


  1. 1 Local Resource and Research Facilitating Inculcating and Improvising arts-sports and cultural talent.

  1. 2 Local expertise Centre for Information Technology.

  1. 3 Training support for Self Help Groups (SHG), Neighbourhood Groups (NHG), Institutional Management Committee (IMC), Community Based Organization (CBO) etc.

  1. 4 Centre for facilitating Local Governance Institutions.

  1. 5 Functioning as Citizen Education Centre.


  1. 1 Accredited agency of Local Self Government Departments, Government of Kerala for GIS/GPS , Road Connectivity Mapping, GEO Mapping Activities (Letter No. 2834/2019/LSGD dt. 12/12/2019).

  1. 2 Accredited Agency of Government of Kerala for Panchayat Resource mapping Activities under Kerala State Land Use Board (KSLUB) (Letter No.T441/2009/KSLUB dt. 19/06/2009 and Letter No. T76/2000/LUB dt. 23/03/2001).

  1. 3 Accredited agency of Local Self Government Departments, Government of Kerala for Panchayat Resource Mapping Activities (Letter No. 39005/DA1/07/LSGD dt. 09/10/2007).

  1. 4 Associating organization with Kerala Institute of Labour Education (KILE).

  1. 5 Accredited Technical Support Organization for IWMP under Grameena Patana Kendram.

  1. 6 Partner Organization in Pamba River Valley studies under Grameena Patana Kendram.

  1. 7 Accredited Agency of government of Kerala for Watershed based Master Plan Preparation under MGNREGS (G.O. (RT) NO. 2558/10/LSGD dt. 03/08/10).

Board Members

Meet our leadership team:

V N Jithendran IAS (Retd)
N Jagajeevan
Executive Director
V. Sreekantan
Executive Coordinator
R V Satheesh
Board member
B Vijayan Nair
Board member
Dr.K T Sreelatha Kumari
Board member
K Krishna Panicker
Board member
Anwar Hussain
Board member
Mariamma Sanu George
Board member
K Siva Kumar
Board member


Meet our Administration team:

Seema Nair
Saji P
Anusha Biju

Meet our GIS team:

Rajesh S
Harikrishnan R
T Vinod
Sandhya S
Sayooj K Ullas

Meet our Software team:

Fathima Beevi S
Sanoop S Raj
Bhagath S R

Meet our Multimedia team:

Johny Joseph
Shameer Babu

Meet our Field Functionary team:

Anu Renjan
Stephin V S

Meet our Reprographic team:

Shabnam L R
Saranya M I
Arya B A
Anila M S
Veena P S
Athira S
Sowmya L R
Divya R L

Meet our CEC team: