EC is the representative of VSS member and they are responsible and answerable to the VSS and GB. The EC is responsible to manage day to day activities of the VSS and take decision for implementations of such decision as may be authorized by the GB. Each month minimum two EC meetings were conducted at VSS level to take necessary decisions for smooth implementation of the project work. Major activities like forestry related operations, distribution of benefits and alternative livelihood options were discussed and recorded in the resolution register and all the members signed on it. The secretary will ensure presence of all the members, prepare the agenda of the meeting in advance, the meeting will be presided over by chairperson. The PNGO Team members and FMU coordinators facilitate in the EC meetings and suggest for better implementation of the activities.