TRIFOOD program is a joint program of the Ministry of Food Processing Industry, the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and TRIFED to promote the value-added of MFP.
Sankalp se Siddhi Drive TRIFED
07 April 2021 Current Affairs:The Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs launched Sankalp se Siddhi -Village and Digital Connect Drive. The main purpose of the drive is to activate Van Dhan Vikas Kendras in the village.
♦ The event will require 150 teams (10 teams for TRIFED and state implementing agencies/counseling agencies/partners in each region) to visit 10 villages respectively. Therefore, 100 villages in each region and 1,500 villages across the country will be covered.
♦ The visiting team will also determine the location and shortlist potential Van Dhan Vikas Kendras (VDVK) to gather them into TRIFOOD and gather the SFURTI department into a larger enterprise.
Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries (SFURTI) is a program under Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME).
♦ Once VDVK is activated in these 1,500 villages, the goal of the plan is to achieve 2 billion sales in the next 12 months.
♦ These teams will also identify tribal craftsmen and other groups and use them as suppliers so that they can enter a larger market through the Tribes India network (including physical stores and TribesIndia.com).
♦ TRIFOOD program is a joint program of the Ministry of Food Processing Industry, the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and TRIFED to promote the value-added of MFP.