With 20+ years of experience...
CBED has been working in various sectors.
Natural Resource Management
CBED works with the main objective to reduce poverty in hill districts of Uttarakhand by enabling rural households to take up sustainable livelihood opportunities integrated with the wider economy. The organization presently has staff working on different capacities for community marketing and agribusiness development, integrated economic and health literacy and institutional strengthening of the hill farming community. The organization has trained community leaders, farmers and entrepreneurs as master trainers in economic community development activities. Cooperatives and federations set up by us are helping in improving the livelihoods of the rural households. Most of these are engaged in handicraft, vegetable farming, fruit processing and value addition of local produce.
Natural resource Management
CBED is engaged in Natural resource management related activities and has supported the State Biodiversity Board in documentation of local biodiversity in Tehri District. Also CBED provides technical advisory in spring shed management and in this regard has supported the Uttarakhand Forest Department in developing Technical reports on spring revival in Uttarakhand.
Training & Extension
CBED provides training on various aspects of agriculture and allied sectors to students and young entrepreneurs. CBED currently offers training in:
- Mushroom cultivation
- Compost preparation
- Dairy farming
- Nursery management
- Socio economic survey
- Bamboo craft