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Jharkhand Tribal Empowerment and Livelihood Project (JTELP)

  • Start Year:

    2014

  • End Year:

    2018

  • Agency :

    Jharkhand Tribal Development Society, Government Of Jharkhand

  • State:

    JHARKHAND

  • District:

    Sahebganj

  • Block:

    Borio

  • Share:

Description

Jharkhand Tribal Empowerment and Livelihood Project jointly supported by IFAD and Jharkhand Tribal Development Society is implemented in 30 blocks of 14 districts of the state. The project is implemented among Tribal populated 136000 families spread over 1258 villages of 165 Panchayats for 8 years to enhance their living status.

 

JTELP is being implemented in 113 villages of 10 Gram Panchayat under two blocks in Sahebganj District, that have rural tribal population of more than 50% and population below poverty line (BPL) of at least 50% is selected.

 

The main goal of the project is to bring improvement in the livelihood and living status of Tribal community especially among the deprived section of the community and also women.