Sanitation linked to women safety, dignity: Jairam Ramesh

Linking sanitation to the safety, dignity and self-respect of women, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said Women Self-Help Groups should take up toilet construction as the sixth principle of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).

Haryana planning to expand scope of NRLM

Haryana government is considering to expand the scope of the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) programme to cover beneficiaries in all the 21 districts in the state.

Ramesh emphasises on NRLM to make it a success

National Rural Livelihood Mission would connect at least one woman from every poor household across the country with self-help groups in five years.

Sonia launches National Rural Livelihood Mission

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Friday unveiled the National Rural Livelihood
Mission to reach out to BPL families through self-help groups and said the network of such groups comprising women will be strengthened.

National Rural Livelihood Mission to be launched in Oct

The National Rural Livelihood
Mission, an ambitious scheme of the UPA government to
eradicate poverty in rural areas, will be launched in October,
Rural Development Minister C P Joshi said on Wednesday.