The idea behind establishment of National Resource Centre on Tribal Livelihood (Vanjeevan) is to serve as an apex central institution within Ministry of Tribal Affairs to act as research and technical hub to further socio-economic development of tribal communities through comprehensive interaction of the 3Es-employment, employability and entrepreneurship. The resource centre would cater to the development and promotion of sustainable livelihood avenues in the tribal areas through entrepreneurship and skill up-gradation.

The National Resource Centre on Tribal Livelihood (Vanjeevan) also intends to forge linkages and build upon the skill building efforts of the other Central Ministries / Departments such as Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Ministry of Rural Development, Ministry of Micro-Small and Medium Enterprises etc.
Key Activities
a) Livelihood mapping and skill gap analysis in selected tribal areas.
b) Profiling of Micro enterprises models (Farm, Non-farm , forestry based and allied on local geography and resources pattern).
c) Knowledge hub on tribal livelihood ,a solution exchange of community practitioners on tribal livelihood leading to evidence based policy briefs and synthesis of e-discussion.
d) Training and capacity development with creation of pool of resource persons and mentoring organizations.
e) Partnership development
Phase I
1. Assam
2. Gujarat
3. Madhya Pradesh
4. Rajasthan
5. Odisha
6. Telangana
Phase 2
1. Arunachal Pradesh
2. Chhattisgarh
3. Jharkhand
4. Maharshtra
5. Meghalaya
6. Tripura
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“ It is necessary to make the tribal communities real stakeholders in the development process.”
PM : Narendra Modi
Shri Jual Oram
Hon'ble Minister of Tribal Affairs, Government of India
Shri Jual Oram
Jasvantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor
Hon'ble Minister of State for Tribal Affairs
Shri Jasvantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor

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