Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana
Empowering Women in Agriculture In Selected Districts of Assam
MKSP – Project Overview
DURATION DISTRICTS BLOCKS VILLAGES MAHILA KISANS Pr. COST
3 Years 07 14 140 14,000 14.393 Cr

Northeast Development Consortium (NDC) through Empowering Women in Agriculture: In select districts of Assam, envisions on empowering 14,000 farmers from a target 1166 women SHGs. The project seeks to build on the consortium’s existing work in the area, leverage the combined strength of over 22 years in promoting rural livelihoods particularly with women and their collectives; building on local knowledge, adapting & introducing efficacious local technologies and create remunerative linkages with markets. It involves comprehensive engagement, support and instituting community based processes across the farm livelihood chain;

CENTRAL SHARE DONOR SHARE Pr. COST
MoRD 12.666 Cr (88%) SDTT 1.727 Cr (12%) 14.393 Cr
Partner Villages Covered Mahila Kisans Community Institutions Area Covered in Acres.
Gramya Vikash Mancha (GVM) 36 3279 379 4554.72
Seven Sisters Development Assistance (SeSTA) 41 3390 367 5766.47
Grameen Sahara (GS) 29 2439 245 3671.66
Rashtriya Gramin Vikas Nidhi (RGVN) 23 1769 198 2266.76
Centre for Microfinance and Livelihoods (CML) Facilitating Agency
Total 129 10877 1189 16259.62
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