Training Programme on Preservation and Processing of Seasonal Fruits and Vegetables

A two days exposure as well as hands on practical training on Livelihoods activities was organized by Rashtriya Gramin Vikas Nidhi for urban women Self Help Groups (SHGs) under the aegis of DAY-NULM-Assam State Urban Livelihoods Mission, Govt. of Assam, in the Office of the Food and Nutrition Board, Chenikuthi , Guwahati.
The programme was conducted in collaboration with Food and Nutrition Board, Ministry of Women and Child Development, focused on preservation and processing of seasonal fruits and vegetables into pickles, chutneys, squash, jam, jellies, etc. Food preservation and marketing them can be a remunerative business for SHG members as well as as a viable home based livelihood activity w Continue reading

Design Development Training Workshop

A month long workshop “Design Development Training Workshop for Weavers” is being held in Dimapur, Nagaland; jointly organised by RGVN and EXIM Bank. The workshop is organised for twenty master weavers/artisans of Nagaland. The aim of the workshop is to help the weavers through existing innovative technologies interventions like design … Continue reading

Seminar on “Crafts Activity Method of Teaching”

A day-long seminar was organized by Rashtriya Gramin Vikas Nidhi (RGVN) on 19th of August, 2017 on “CRAFTS ACTIVITY METHOD OF TEACHING” with faculty support from Shastravahini, Pune. Mr.Madhav Khare and Mrs.Suneeta Khare, who launched Shastravahini in 1986 to train teachers and students in craft activities and undertake project work, were the resource persons. This seminar was part sponsored by Miles Bronson Residential School and Delhi Alumni Association of Assam (DAAA). Continue reading