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  project name ~ Livelihood Security Initiative

category ~ livelihood generation




  Project Name


Livelihood Security Initiative



Samrakshan Trust



livelihood generation






Madhya Pradesh

  Budget Approved


$ 5391


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Raj Sistla











To secure farm-based livelihood for a tribal community in Sheopur district in Madhya Pradesh. Aimed to benefit Paira Adivasi village in particular where the tribe has been severely hit by the displacement and due to the drought.










Short-term Secure kharif (monsoon) crop for all households Prevention of distress migration during lean season Medium to long term Demonstration of a sustainable model of agriculture, Farmers able to meet all input requirements with minimal external help or cash expenditure Development of revolving fund controlled by village body To help needy members w/o expensive loans from moneylenders



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