Under the Technical Assistance program, the World Bank established a reform support unit (RSU) within the Rural Development Department (RDD), Government of Bihar. This was to provide technical assistance in pursuing wide ranging economic and administrative reforms to strengthen service delivery, specifically to the poorest across the state, strengthen its performance monitoring capacity to attack poverty and deprivation in a sustainable manner.
Sunai Consultancy provided a team of consultants that was place at the RSU in the department. Key task performed was
The impact was huge. Sunai Consultancy support benefited 2 crore rural BPL families as Sunai participation was for the world largest employment guarantee scheme Mgnregs, administration setup BDO office in 534 blocks and rural development functionaries in all the 8400 Gram Panchayats of Bihar.