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Eklavya newsletter
March 2015


Annual Report, 2013-2014

The Trusts have ensured disbursals of Rs. 1.48 billion (US $ 24.74 million) during the year

SRTT awarded by the Northern India Cotton Association Limited (NICAL)

The Trust was awarded for its role in helping farmers for profitable cultivation of cotton in Punjab
Established in 1919, the Sir Ratan Tata Trust (SRTT) is one of the oldest philanthropic institutions in India, and has played a pioneering role in changing traditional ideas of charity. The Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust, formed in 1974, works together with SRTT to bestow grants

Sir Ratan Tata Trust & Allied Trusts sign an MoU with the Government of Gujarat to boost livelihood of tribals

Tata Trusts signed an MoU with the State Government of Gujarat on January 11, 2015, at the 7th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2015 in Gandhinagar. The MoU would boost the livelihood enhancement programme of the Trusts, which would cover 60,000 tribal households in the districts of Sabarkantha, Mahisagar and Dahod of Gujarat.

Memorandum of Understanding and Knowledge Partnership signed between the UAS, Raichur and Kalike, Yadgir

The University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Raichur, and the Kalike Yadgir, an initiative by Sir Ratan Tata Trust (SRTT) and Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust (NRTT), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Knowledge Partnership on August 13, 2014 at UAS Raichur.

Centre for microFinance, Jaipur

The Centre for microFinance (CmF) successfully conducted the convocation for the eighth batch of the Certificate Course on microFinance and Rural Livelihood (CmFRL) on May 3, 2014 at the Institute of Health Management Research (IHMR), Jaipur

Solar Lift Drinking Water Scheme inaugurated at Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

A Solar Lift Drinking Water Scheme, designed to provide safe drinking water to Churendhar village in Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, was inaugurated on March 7, 2014

Lady Meherbai D Tata Education Trust Scholarships (2015-16)

The Lady Meherbai D Tata Education Trust awards scholarships to Indian women graduates of recognised Indian universities to pursue higher education abroad. The Trust invites applications for the academic year 2015-2016 in the following fields of study:

Seventh Colloquium on Micro Finance and Livelihoods, 2014-15

The 7th Colloquium on Micro Finance and Livelihoods was held successfully in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, on January 19-20, 2015, by the Centre for microFinance (CmF), an associate organisation of the Trusts.

Honey in the Rocks

Villagers of Mimi, Khonjiri and its surrounding villages near the Indo-Myanmar border in Kiphire district are fast learning that there's money in honey

Sir Ratan Tata Trust & Allied Trusts sign a memorandum of understanding with the Government of Punjab to support and promote diversification in agriculture

The ongoing crisis of unsustainable production and low economic returns from agriculture has spurred the Sir Ratan Tata Trust & Allied Trusts to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on August 26, 2014 with the Government of Punjab to support diversification in agriculture To know more, click here.

IWMI-Tata programme wins the prestigious 'Water for Life' UN-Water Best Practices Award

The award recognises exceptional practices that have the potential to ensure sustainable management of water resources and contribute to the 'achievement of internationally agreed goals and targets.' ITP won the award for its groundbreaking work linking energy use, food production and water availability in Indian agriculture