Project Profile

Project Title An agri-horti-medi-culture approach for sustainable development of women in adjoining Ramgarh and Dhari blocks of Nainital district, Uttaranchal
Project Code 2006BT28
Project Status Completed
End Date May 2012
Sponsor(s) Department of Biotechnology
Division Biotechnology and Bioresources
Executive Summary Full Text

The overall aim of the proposed project is to enable the rural poor women community to improve the quality of their lives through the integration of biotechnological solutions that have potential for poverty reduction. Thus, the whole programme would lead to a very cost-effective rejuvenation of hill agriculture and is envisioned to bring about the over all rural development of the state.