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  • National Gender Resource Centre in Agriculture (NGRCA)
  • A National Gender Resource Centre in Agriculture (NGRCA) has been setup in the Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW), Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, since 2005-06. The centre is located in Directorate of Extension, Krishi Vistar Sadan, Pusa, New Delhi.
                          The National Gender Resource Centre in Agriculture (NGRCA) is a focal point to converge all gender related activities & issues in agriculture & allied sectors, within and outside the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare; add gender dimension to agriculture policies & programmes; render advocacy / advisory services to the States/ UTs; undertaking and supporting training, research and advocacy to mainstream gender issues in agriculture and natural resource management, so as to internalize gender specific interventions and ensure that the policies and programmes in agriculture are fully engendered & reflect the National commitment to empowerment of women. More..

Last Updated On: 3 Oct, 2016