NIRDPR launches training programme of Sustainable LivelihoodsDate: 15 June 2019 Tags: Ministries & Departments
Hyderabad-based National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) has launched training programme of Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC). This first of its kind initiative (programme) has been launched under the National Rural Livelihood Mission. Its objective is to help Rural Poor Farm-based Households adapt to Climate Change and sustain their livelihoods. It will be implemented in total 638 drought and flood-prone villages of Madhya Pradesh and Bihar on pilot basis. In due course it will be scaled up nationwide.
National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR)
It is premier research institute in the realm of Rural Development. It is an autonomous organization under Department of Rural Development, Union Ministry of Rural Development. It offers a two year PGDM (RM) course and received accreditation from All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) in 2018. It is based in Hyderabad, capital of Telangana.