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Women Empowerment & SHG > MPOWER Project, Sankara, Jaisalmer

MPOWER (Mitigating Poverty in Western Rajasthan) is a poverty reduction initiative, supported by IFAD, SRTT & Govt. of Rajasthan, being implemented in 20 GP’s covering 119 villages of Sankhra block, Tehsil Pokhran of district Jaisalmer since March 2013. The major objectives of this project are to secure and enhance present livelihoods, to enhance the income of poor people by creating employment opportunities for a sustainable livelihood and women empowerment, linking of 5623 BPL families with 380 SHGs through the Federation attaining financial sustainability. Project progress of this year is as under -