The Integrated Livelihood Support Project (ILSP)

CBED has been implementing the project "integrated Livelihood Support Project" with the financially support of Uttarakhand Gyamya Vikas Samiti (UGVS), Government of Uttarakhand in two blocks Jaunpur, Tehri and Munakot, Pithoragarh . The main objective of project is to reduce poverty in hill districts of Uttarakhand through enable rural households to take up sustainable livelihood opportunities integrated with the wider economy. The main component of the project is food security and livelihood enhancement. We have formed 450 producers groups and 10 Cooperatives. Project activities focus on the strengthening and capacity building of LCs and Producer Groups to increase their farm and non-farm productivity and market value. The project began in February 2015

People Biodiversity Registers

CBED is working on People Biodiversity Registers, an innovative decentralized approach by the Government to use and safeguard our biodiversity and traditional knowledge. It involves conservation of biodiversity, it’s sustainable utilization and documentation with the help of local people and other stakeholders. CBED with an array of expertise and infrastructure in this biodiversity and being a pioneer in community development formation and is forming PBR in Thapla, Chakrada, Choda, Karkhedi and Bamradi in Uttarakhand. The undertakings of CBED will involve active support and cooperation of various stakeholders, group meetings and consultation, primary data collection- through questionnaires, FGDs, surveys, resource mapping, digital images, drawings, audio and video recordings. We will also take care of secondary data collection from reports, government offices, data compilation and analysis and report Publication.

Krishi Van Center

Krishivan Centre is an initiative of CBED to provide practical knowledge to the students of agriculture, horticulture and forestry. Krishivan Center provides practical training on mushroom cultivation, compost preparation, dairy farming, meditational & aromatic plant cultivation, nursery management, socio economic survey and bamboo craft. The Center gives opportunity to the students to learn and develop skills on agriculture and allied science and motivate them to become rural entrepreneur....Read More