• To provide needful training on perfect/scientific method of harvesting and collecting MFPs to ensure  long term survival of forest and sustainable base of income.

To develop essential skills in SHGs on post-harvest management practices (sorting, grading, cleaning, washing, primary level processing scientific storage,) of MFPs through training and method demonstration.

• To establish Vandhan Kendras at village level with essential tools, equipments for harvesting, collection and primary processing of MFPs for reducing drudgery, wastage and increasing efficiency and capacity of SHGs.


• Supporting MFP Market Development and ensuring  fair returns to the tribal  gathers.

• Building  capacities of MFP gatherers

• Linking to credits & markets

• Enhancing Marketing  competitiveness