North East Region Community Resource Management Project for Upland Areas Shillong (India)

Business overview

North Eastern Region Community Resource Management Project(NERCORMP) is a livelihood and rural development project aimed to transform the lives of the poor and marginalized tribal families in North East(NE) India. NERCORMP is a joint developmental intiative of the North Eastern(NEC), Ministry of DoNER, Govt. Of India and International Fund for Agricultural Development(IFAD). Its broad objective can be summarized as follows: "To improve the livelihoods of vulnerable groups in a sustainable manner through improved management of their resource base in a way that contributes to the preservation and restoration of the environment".

Industry Agro / Food Products
Business Type Manufacturers & Service Provider
Establishment Year 1999
Firm Type Organization
Expand Level National

Products & Services

We sell the following products.

1.Aloe vera natural gel. We are looking for buyer for the gel.
2. Fresh Ginger
3. Broom
4. Black stone pottery(decoratives and crokery)

Major project activities:

Capacity Building of Communities and Participating Agencies: Institutional strengthening of community institutions (CBOs) and strengthening the capacity of participating agencies viz. NGOs, Line Depts etc.
Economic and Livelihood Activities: Promote viable income generation activities(IGAs) for poor households through production of field crops, horticulture, forestry, livestock, fisheries, and non-farm activities using sustainable and environmentally friendly practices.
Extension and Technology Transfer: Reorient the extension services towards a client oriented and demand driven extension system, which is based on participatory extension methods. Promote the establishment of a network of village volunteers at the village or cluster level through training, who in turn will extend services at the community level.
Credit: The project provides revolving fund for credit support to the communities through SHGs, NaRM-Gs or district level Micro Credit Institutes that is developed in the project areas.
Social Sector Activities: Improving access of communities to safe drinking water and better health care and sanitation; providing awareness to the communities about different social sector schemes of the Govt. And its importance.
Village Roads and Rural Electrification: Assist communities to upgrade and construct village roads for better access to their villages and facilitate movement of produces to markets and also provide electricity to a number of households through Project support for connection to the existing grids or by piloting renewable energy plants wherever feasible.
Community Based Bio-diversity Conservation/ Natural Resource Management& Communication : Assisting communities to conserve their unique and natural resources and biological diversity, strengthen indigenous institutions and institutionalising new conservation practices; strengthen the information sharing system and documentation of good practices of the project.
Convergence with ongoing Government schemes/programmes: The project gives emphasis on convergence with government and non-government agencies and also facilitate to meet the shortfall of financial and technical support available in the project vis-a-vis community demands.
Marketing Support: The project facilitates in selection of activities and constitutes marketing committees within the NaRM groups. The project also created marketing infrastructures like marketing & collection sheds, IVRs etc, in order to facilitate sell of both farm and non-farm products. The project also facilitates value addition of the marketable surplus and establishing value chain to match the demand and supply.

Contact Details

North East Region Community Resource Management Project for Upland Areas

NERCORMP, "Sympli Building", First Floor,
Shillong, 793001 (Meghalaya) - (India)


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