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Health Enrich

GRAAM undertook a social business project with the assistance of NABARD financial services limited (NABFINS) to facilitate a group of ragi (a small millet) producers from Jagankote Haadi in H.D Kote taluk of Mysuru district. We helped develop value added products from ragi to sustain ragi production and create perennial employment.GRAAM undertook a social business project with the assistance of NABARD financial services limited (NABFINS) to facilitate a group of ragi (a small millet) producers from Jagankote Haadi in H.D Kote taluk of Mysuru district. We helped develop value added products from ragi to sustain ragi production and create perennial employment.

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Project Snapshot:

Project Name Health Enrich
Project Sanction Date 10 Apr 2016
Project Period Apr 2016 to Sep 2017
Project Location Karnataka
Project Supported By
Implementation Partner Learning, Skill Development and Livelihood
Project Team


Project objectives:

The objective of this programme was to use ragi- based food products and nutritional supplements to tackle nutritional deficiency in children and also aid economic empowerment of women along with local sourcing to help farmers. GRAAM helped develop a system for producing ragi- based food products in a cost effective and hygienic manner. Local markets for ragi products were created as a supplementary solution for nutritional problems faced by local communities

Project Result / Accomplishments:

A study was then conducted on the “Socio- Economic Condition and Nutrition Status of the Tribal Households from HD Kote Taluk of Mysuru District, Karnataka” to understand the impact of this initiative on the local community.

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