Van Dhan Vikas Karyakram
The tribal communities primarily depend on collection and sale of seasonal minor forest produces (MFP) for livelihood and income...
MFPNET is a network of stakeholders in the trade of MFPs which includes individuals, agencies, institutions etc interested in development of MFP.
Retail Marketing
TRIFED aims to improve the livelihood of the tribal communities by creating a sustainable market and create business opportunities ...


Expression of Interest for Empanelment of Experts/Agencies

TRIFED - a National level Cooperative Body under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India, is engaged in the marketing development of tribal products and skill development/up-gradation & capacity building trainings of tribal handicraft artisans and tribal people engaged in the collection of Minor Forest Produce like Honey, Gum Karaya, Mahuwa Flower, Lac Cultivation and Dona Pattal making etc., with the ultimate objective of increasing their income and ensuring sustainable economic development.

TRIFED plans to expand and extend its training and skill development/up-gradation programs to larger number of tribal people throughout the country, for which Expression of Interest is invited for Empanelment of Experts/Agencies to act as Training cum Resource Centres and/ or Implementing Agencies in the field of:

  • Skill Development & Capacity Building training of Minor Forest Produce gatherers.
  • Training of Tribal Handicraft Artisans engaged in making Handlooms, Handicrafts, Tribal Paintings etc.

Interested individuals, Organisations/Institutions (Govt./Semi Govt./Non Govt./Cooperative Sector/ Technical Institutions/Universities etc) having adequate knowledge and experience in the implementation of capacity building, skill development/ up-gradation trainings & projects in the tribal areas and/ or functioning as training cum resource centre for at least 3 years with adequate infrastructure facilities and qualified manpower, may apply for empanelment in the respective category(ies) giving complete details about themselves in the Prescribed Format as given below to the concerned Regional Office along with supporting documents.