Promotion of Livelihood Generation Activities

Seeds Project

  • Shroff’s Foundation Trust, Vadodara manages Vivekananda Institute of Vocational and Entrepreneurial Competence (VIVEC) for capacity building of the tribal students. For Self-Employment/ Entrepreneurial Development Section (SEEDS) project where GES has supported 80 students who have been provided skill upgradation training. Of these 24 students have been provided with start-up kits as soft loans to initiate their own enterprise.

Initiatives at Dahej

  • Fishermen community residing at Suva and Koliyad villages have been provided with modern fishing kits consisting of fishing net, Icebox and a bicycle. The beneficiaries contributed 25% of the cost of equipment. Awareness programs on substance abuse with periodically monitoring it thru the Community are some unique features of this project.