• Rural Livelihood
    FACES OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS IN INDIA Theme Paper Trends Shocks Seasonality Markets Credit Seasonal Migration Education Health Employment Infrastructure Source: NADEL-ETH, SDC – 2007 (adapted). B.N. Hiremath Professor Institute of Rural Management, Anand THE CHANGING FACES OF RURAL LIVELIHOODS...
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  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Rural Development Sector: Evidences from India
    2010 Corporate Social Responsibility in Rural Development Sector: Evidences from India 139 Corporate Social Responsibility in Rural Development Sector: Evidences From India A. Manager (Sociology) RITES LTD. (A Government of India Enterprise) RITES Bhawan 1, Sector-29, Gurgaon-122 001 email:...
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  • Implications of Migration for Pro-Poor Agricultural Growth
    techniques and case studies. 2. Integrate migration and commuting into PRSPs, CASs, National Plans At present most key policy documents related to rural development, agriculture and povertyreduction pay little or no attention to migration. These should be reviewed where possible to integrate migration...
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  • Kv Eco
    RURAL DEVELOPMENT 99 After studying this chapter, the learners will • understand rural development and the major issues associated with it • appreciate how crucial the development of rural areas is for India’s overall development • understand the critical role of credit and marketing systems in...
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  • Nihant
    What is ‘Rural’ and ‘Urban’? The definition of urban area adopted is as follows: (a) All statutory places with a municipality, corporation, cantonment board or notified town area committee, etc. (b) A place satisfying the following three criteria simultaneously: · a minimum population of 5,000; ...
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  • Undp
    P.O. Box 3059 New Delhi - 110003, India Tel: + 91-11-46532333 Fax: +91-11-24627612 http://www.undp.org.in e-mail: info.in@undp.org 2012 UNDP IN INDIA Empowered lives. Resilient nations. Central Government Partners The Planning Commission, Government of India Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry...
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  • Impact of Dairy Farming on Livelihood of Landless Women of Mehsana District, Gujarat
    Proposal IMPACT OF DAIRY FARMING ON LIVELIHOOD OF LANDLESS WOMEN OF MEHSANA DISTRICT, GUJARAT. Submitted by Prakash .A. Panchal 201113005 M.Sc. (ICT-ARD) DA-IICT Submitted to Prof. B.N. Hiremath DA-IICT  Impact of Dairy Farming on Livelihood of Landless Women of Mehsana District...
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  • Rural vs Urban
    ' ' ' ' ' 'rural livelihood in india • ' ' ' ' 'Rural livelihood activities are outside houses ' ' ' ' ' Rural livelihood involves living with and being sustained by nature.. For Example farmer * farming * herding * fishing * off-farm employment, * exploitation of natural resources through...
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  • CSR Report on Poverty and Hunger
    TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Goal 1: Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger a. Target 1A b. Target 1B 3. Some Corporate Initiatives in India 4. Critical Analysis and Advice 5. References Page 2 of 17 GOAL 1: ERADICATE EXTREME POVERTY AND HUNGER INTRODUCTION Extreme poverty, absolute...
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  • ict for rural areas
    gross secondary enrolment and gross tertiary enrolment). India ranks 119 in the IDI 2011, which was 116 in 2010 History of ICT Radio for Rural Development: In 1956, in five districts of Maharashtra State by All India Radio (AIR). Rural listener groups were organized, who would listen to radio...
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  • Swot Analysis of Livelihood Improvement Program - Japan
    SWOT Analysis of Livelihood Improvement Program - Japan By Gaurav Kochar The way Japan has gone about developing its rural areas is quite commendable. Even though the resources were limited, other hardships that came in the way, the zeal and enthusiasm shown by the Japanese to excel and do better in...
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  • Mgnregs and Development of Rural Economy
    DEVELOPMENT OF RURAL ECONOMY Introduction: The National Rural Employment Guarantee Act or MGNREGS is an Indian Job guarantee scheme, enacted by legislation on August 25, 2005. The scheme provides a legal guarantee for 100 days of employment in every financial year to adult members of any rural household...
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  • Rural
    ABSTRACT The main objective of rural livelihoods development is to establish efficient and effective institutional platforms of rural poor that enables them to increase household income through sustainable livelihood enhancements and improved access to financial and selected public services.Low levels...
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  • Business
    AGARBATTI BUSINESS Sustainable Livelihood & Community Development Hyderabad, December’2010 Sustainability Challenges 33 % Rest India India is home to 33 % of global poor Mostly resident in Rural India Under $ 1.00 Under $ 1.25 Under $ 2.00 267 ( 24 % ) 456 ( 42 % ) ...
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  • Global Warming
    AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND SUSTAINABLE RURAL LIVELIHOOD Dr. Narayan G. Hegde Trustee, BAIF Development Research Foundation, Pune 411 058 Abstract A majority of the Indian rural population is dependent on agro-based activities for their livelihood, but over 30 to 35% of them are threatened...
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  • Nature of Food Problem in India Beforeand After Independence
    A RECENT publication, Food Insecurity Atlas of Urban India, brought out by the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) and the World Food Programme (WFP) indicates that more than 38 per cent of children under the age of three in India's cities and towns are underweight and more than 35 per cent...
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  • Changes in Rural Areas
    changes in rural areas and their impact on gender.  Is modernization and development the answer? Poverty is highly found in rural areas where there is a lack of education, healthcare, limits access of choices, and numerous challenges for its habitants. A major cause of poverty among India’s rural people...
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  • Social Studies
    GREEN REVOLUTION FOR SUSTAINABLE LIVELIHOOD SECURITY OF SMALL FARMERS Dr. N.G. Hegde BAIF Development Research Foundation, Pune Development for Sustainable Livelihood With her journey to the moon through Chandrayaan and joining the club of nuclear power, India will soon be in the group of developed...
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  • India - Gujurat
    About WIRFP, GVT, MLSP and ODI The Western India Rainfed Farming Project (WIRFP) The Western India Rainfed Farming Project (WIRPF) is a DFID funded participatory rural development project which aims to improve in a sustainable manner the livelihoods of 800,000 poor tribal people and to evolve approaches...
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  • Finance
    Strategy 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 Recommendation 1: Financial Inclusion Centres for Information Provision and Protection of Low Income Clients Recommendation 2: Livelihood Finance for Vulnerability Reduction Addressing Structural Issues of Poverty Recommendation 3: Financial Deepening of Products and Processes Recommendation...
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