Kudumbashree National Resource Organisation
Sharing experiences from Kerala with partner states
Strengthening Institutional Platforms for Participatory Governance
Promoting Sustainable Rural Enterprises
Sharing Learnings Through Exposure Visits
Progressing In PartnershipsPresence in seventeen states and one union territory
Developing Resources Based On Innovations And Practices
Kudumbashree National Resource Organization (KS NRO) is an institution recognized by the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India to provide technical and implementation assistance to the State Rural Livelihood Missions (SRLMs) across India. KS-NRO has been working with partner-SRLMs on mainly two domains.
- Convergence between Panchayat Raj Institutions (PRIs) and Community Based Organisations (CBOs)
- Enterprise Development
The PRI-CBO Convergence project focuses on enabling the working together of PRI and CBO to strengthen access to entitlements and enhance community participation in local governance. The Enterprise Development project focuses on creating community-based enterprise support systems at the local level in the form of Micro Enterprise Consultants (MECs) for helping poor people set up and run their own enterprises.
WHAT WE DO
OUR IMPACT SINCE 2013
- 19 States
- 101 Districts
- 300 Blocks
- 247880 Self Help Groups
- 51 Professionals
- 138 Mentors
STORIES FROM FIELDS
Vinod Footwear - Leveraging traditional family business Geographical Location State Rajasthan District Chittorgarh Block Begun Gram Panchayat Pranheda Village Amerpura Personal Details Name of the Entrepreneur Vinod Name of the SHG which has provided the loan to the entrepreneur Arathi Name of the SHG Member related to…Read more...
Kudumbashree, sharing its knowledge and experience with partner states When it comes to the socio-economic and women empowerment, Kudumbashree’s development experience in Kerala is increasingly gaining relevance as a replicable model for the rest of the world. With the objective of learning from its best practices, Kudumbashree has been…Read more...
Community's strength is my strength - Asha Rajendran Asha Rajendran began her association with Kudumbashree in the year 2006 with the formation of a Neighbourhood Group (NHG) along with fifteen women from her village. She was made the secretary of the group and in this way Asha embarked…Read more...
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Toolkit for PRI-CBO Convergence model
Toolkit for PRI-CBO Convergence model and a trainers manual for Community professionals for Convergence (CPC) being released by Mr Amarjeet Sinha, Secretary, Rural Development, Government of India.
Kudumbashree NRO wins award
Kudumbashree NRO wins award for its outstanding contribution under DAY NRLM.
NRO to support more than 120000 entrepreneurs under SVEP
Start-up Village Entrepreneurship program to be implemented by KS NRO IN 53 blocks and 8 states