Overview of Research in PRADAN

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Promoting SHG based collectives of women has been a major focus under the DAY- NRLM programme.

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Millets in South MP: A Tale of Government and CSO Apathy

Having dumped the cultivation of conventional millet, with the onset of the Green Revolution, the people of Madhya Pradesh are now realizing how suitable it was for the terrain and climate as well as the nutritional benefits it offered…the effort now is to reinvest energy in making millet cultivation easier and less of a drudgery that it was

The Missing Identities

Uprooting a girl from her familiar surroundings when she gets married, separating her from her family and friends, assuming she will merge seamlessly with her new family is a traditional, social expectation; carrying the ‘amputation’ even further is the custom in Belliguda of renaming a new bride with the name of her parental village; this completes the obliterating of her identity