ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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NABARD's Self-help

The road to hell is paved with good intentions! In the union budget for 2013-14, a sum of Rs 5,000 crore has been earmarked for financing construction of warehouses/godowns/silos/cold storages designed to store agricultural produce both in the public and the private sectors.

Emerging Trends in Microfinance

To enable the transition of microfinance to a wellfunctioning and mature industry so that financial inclusion has a better social impact, the existing system needs to be strengthened by addressing certain core issues. The self-help group-bank linkage programme needs upscaling and structured financing to microfinance institutions is required if they are to get wide access to funds for a better approach that will enable them to deliver on their potential to reduce poverty.

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