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RGVN s Journey…..
Established in 1990 to support small
NGOs & grassroot institutions towards
livelihood enhancement of poor.
NGO Support Programme was the
flagship programme of RGVN – through
this supported around 1500 NGOs.
In 1995 initiated the Credit & Savings
Programme – a MF retail programme.
Around 2005, NGO MF was initiated –
which was basically MF wholesaling.
Since 2005 discussions were on to hive
of CSP. In 2010, CSP obtained legal
status of an NBFC named RGVN (NE)
Micro Finance Ltd.
Subsequently NGO MF was also tapered
Since 2006, RGVN began focussing on
grant based livelihood projects and also
began tapping CSR funds.
Has been successful till now in making
fruitful collaborations with donors.
Agriculture based projects – SRI,
Lead crops, cross border agri technology
transfer in Assam; Vermi compost in
Bihar; Bazaar on wheels in Odisha.
Livelihood project with JRDTT –
Ginger in Meghalaya; Tea & Mushroom
in Assam; fishery in Tripura; Rickshaw &
NTFP in Chhattisgarh
CSR initiatives – with HCCBPL at
Byrnihat, Meghalaya; IFCI around
Guwahati; CRISIL – financial literacy in
Assam; Jindal Steel in Odisha.
Institution Building with HIVOS in
Restoring livelihoods of flood affected
people in coastal Odisha with JRDTT
Disaster Risk Mitigation with OXFAM in
Livelihood Rehabilitation Project
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(Piggery) in Sikkim with Tata Steel.
Baseline Surveys & Evaluations for IOC
Guwahati & Digboi.
Tie up with ILFS for skills for employment
in service sector
AGRICULTURE BASED PROJECTS
Promotion & awareness through
meetings and training programmes
Developing Master Trainers
Around 15000 farmers covered.
Training Programme on SRI
Field Day Programme on SRI
organised b RGVN and
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supported by NABARD on
CROSS BORDER TRANSFER OF
INSTITUTIONAL & MARKET
Aims to improve food security & nutrition
of 20000 (5000 in India & 15000 in
Bangladesh) marginal farmer households
Funded by European Union and
implemented by Concern Universal, HIS,
RGVN & DAM.
Project specifically to cover – agriculture
(crops, vegetables horticulture)
(crops vegetables, horticulture), livestock
Project includes – training of
beneficiaries & LSPs; asset transfers; &
Project involves liasoning with the Govt.
line departments to involve them in the
process especially related to training.
Project Area – 6 districts in Assam.
Progress so far
Area offices in six districts set up with
basic infrastructure as per project.
Project staff recruited & oriented by CU &
HSI officials from Bangladesh
Beneficiaries identification & selection
done. Baseline survey of beneficiaries is
Core Occupational Groups of
Govt. line dept.s being briefed on the
LSP selection & categorization done.
LSP training begins from 1 Nov 2012
Preparation for asset transfer ongoing.
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(in NER & Chhattisgarh)
Project period: 2011-2013
2011Sanctioned Amount: Rs 1.8 crore
Household coverage: 1400
Mushroom &Tea in Assam; Fishery in
Tripura; NTFP & Rickshaw in
Chhattisgarh; Ginger in Meghalaya
Capacity Building (technical & also basic
accounting) of beneficiaries
Dissemination of information through
Helping beneficiaries to organize into
Workshop on Livelihood Generation through Tea Plantation
Ginger Distribution for cultivation at Ri-Bhoi district, Meghalaya
Selection of Beneficiaries at Dhamtari under the Non Timber Forest
Selection of Rickshaw Pullers (beneficiaries) at Bhilai
Orientation Programme on Community based Fishery Project at Tripura
Selection of Beneficiaries for Mushroom Cultivation at Baksa District
Project in Sikkim
Funded by Tata Steel
Aims to provide livelihood opportunities
to 100 poor HHs through scientific pig
Covers earthquake affected areas in
Mangam, North Sikkim.
Project includes- distribution of piglets,
includestechnical training vaccination &
ENHANCEMENT & ENTERPRISE
(A Project supported by HIVOS, a
N th l d based organization)
To empower women in agriculture, NTFP
& Handicraft by increasing productivity
and form producers co./cooperatives.
Project to cover 3650 p
poor women in
Southern & Central Odisha; and
Telengana & North Andhra Pradesh.
Project duration is July’12 to June’15.
Project to include – formation of
cooperatives; CB; value addition; &
Progress so far
Beneficiaries selection completed.
Community Property resource Mapping
Village & Community level meetings
Is a rehabilitation project for flood victims
Project is funded by JRDTT
Purpose is to promote rural livelihoods
amongst flood victims through goatery,
bamboo work organic farming vermin
compost & cycle rickshaws.
Project to cover 635 poor flood affected
Progress so far
Beneficiaries identification & selection
7 trainings for farmers & other
7 vermin compost pits constructed.
Cooperatives in Odisha
Building up of UMASS in 2005 under
Odisha Self Help Cooperative Act.
Success of this has lead to form more
Fisher folk cooperative at Berhampur –
now registered but needs to be
2 women led cooperative already
registered & functioning in Badamba
Women led producers cooperative in
Dhenkanal formed, not yet registered.
Forward linkage provided by RGVN Mobile marketing facilities introduced
8 producers cooperatives (4 in Odisha &
4 in Andhra) have been appraised for
support by HIVOS as an extended
18 more potential cooperatives identified
both in Odisha & Andhra on HIVOS
Programme period :2006 to June 2012
Worked with building 4 NGOs in western
& coastal Odisha
Series of CB and handholding done
CB like Developing SBP Portfolio
Management, Expansion plans etc
CB (TOT) & Exposure for RGVN staff
was also there.
Trainings were provided by Micro Save;
RGVN provided trainings in the field.
NGOs now capable of becoming an MFI
– 2 have become Section 25 companies
other 2 are in process.
Vermi Compost in Bihar
Working with 5 partners in North Bihar,
Working with RGVN fund
Demonstrations made to 100 farmers
Around 300 farmers adopted vermi
There is demand for more
Liasion with HCCBPL
Initial discussion at Patna
Preliminary Baseline Survey done in
Patliputra industrial area. Report
RGVN – IFCI
What we did ….
Construction of 210 low cost toilets
Distribution of 250 solar lanterns
No. of people benefitted: Around 3000
What we did
Developed 3 villages
Access to sanitation
Access to safe drinking water
Construction of pathways
Medical Kiosk & Health camps
Scholarships to students
Around 5000 people benefitted from this
Training Programme on Masonry and Low Cost Sanitation at
Byrnihat in Jan 2011
Inauguration of the Aarogaya Health Kiosk at Brynihat on 16/3/11
Water storage tank, spring
wells and pathways
constructed at Byrnihat
World Women’s Day observed with the school going girls and
women of Brynihat on 8/3/11
World Environment Day observed with distribution of 250 saplings
and a painting competition among school children 5/6/11
Training on Carpentry
Training on various health related issues
Training on Financial Literacy and Health & Hygiene
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What we do
Awareness, Information & little bit of training on
how to make budgets etc.
Have developed a module which includes
PPTs; movies; group exercises & games, and
also reading materials
Around 3500 people benefitted
In 2010I 2010-11 – 50 road shows were conducted i
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Odisha. Around 1200 people benefitted.
Proposal submitted to NABARD to do similar
road shows in Bihar
50 programmes sponsored by NABARD
CRISIL sponsored programmes
R li f and R h bilit ti
Paddy seed distribution camp for the Garo-Rabha conflict affected
Garopeople organised by RGVN in association with Diya Foundation,
supported by SDTT on 26/6/11
Earthquake relief provided to the people affected at Sikkim through fund
support from SDTT
Flood relief in Odisha,
funded by JRDTT
Assam Disaster Risk
Project period – 18 months from
Sanctioned Rs 22.98 lakh
The project includes sanitation safe
water provision, community institution
building for resilient livelihood promotion