Its Time for You to showcase your idea to Transform the Rural Indian Economy
The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) announces the launch of “Prajjwala Challenge” for bringing about “Transformation of the Indian Rural Economy” with special focus on rural women belonging to the marginalised rural communities in India.
The Prajjwala Challenge seeks to expand interest and partnership, mobilise and harvest the power of experts, academia, practitioners, youth, start- ups, Community Based Organisations (CBOs), Self – Help Groups (SHGs) and their institutions like Village Level Organisations (VOs) / Primary Level Federations (PLFs), Block Level Federations (BLFs), Cluster Level Federations (CLFs), Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs), Producer Groups (PGs), Producer Enterprises (PEs), Producer Companies, Cooperative Societies etc. to bring new and innovative ideas to transform the rural economy.
This is a first of its kind nationwide initiative to provide thoughtful minds a platform to present new, innovative and scalable pathways for rural economic transformation in India.
The Goal is to support 5 Innovative Ideas / Models to bring about Transformation of the Rural Economy in India
Broad Contours for the Ideas
The “Prajjwala Challenge” invites innovative ideas on “Transformation of the Rural Economy”. The participants will be encouraged to make their submissions within the broad contours of the following strategic framework. Participants are encouraged to think clearly on these aspects, and articulate the elements of their model within the framework.