Agriculture and its allied sector have been the mainstay of the Indian economy and principal means of livelihood for more than 45% of households. NSFI is working towards creating self employement with tangible increase in incomes.
There are 43.32 lakh weavers and 68.86 lakh crafts persons in India, with majority of them coming from rural areas. NSFI is working towards skill development and value chain integration of handicraft communities.
Impending dangers of climate change necessitate mitigation measures to overcome the ill effects. NSFI is building innovative market based models in the sector for lasting impact.
Water & Nutrition
In the prevailing situations of country’s water scarcity, necessity to produce more for growing population, NSFI is working in efficient water use scenarios and innovative nutrition models.