MS SWAMINATHAN RESEARCH FOUNDATION,Chennai
JAMSETJI TATA NATIONAL VIRTUAL ACADEMY
FOR RURAL PROSPERITY (NVA)
As on today, Jamsetji Tata National Virtual Academy for Rural Prosperity (NVA) has set up 13 Village Resource Centers (VRCs) and 72 Village Knowledge Centers in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Maharashtra, Orissa and Rajasthan with the generous support of several International and National agencies / organizations.
Indian Space Research Organization has generously provided satellite connectivity for all the VRCs and also spatial database for VRCs and VKCs.
Apart from each VRC, the Chennai VRC has been organizing several training programmes and linkages with many institutions for content generation and dissemination.
List of Village Resource Centres (VRCs) and Village Knowledge Centres (VKCs)
VRC wise major crops and fish species in project working villages
Livestock details for the VRCs
NVA has prepared resource directories based on the needs of VRCs and VKCs. The partners are helping us to generate content and conduct training and awareness programmes.
Resource Directory for Fisheries (Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry)
Resource Directory for Vidarbha Region