A Farmer Assistance Scheme Database

Project Title: A Farmer Assistance Scheme Database: Agriculture, Solar and Food Processing in India
Client: SELCO Foundation
Students: Ziwei Luo, Gavin Davies, Matthew Colenbrander, Clinton Mix
Faculty Lead: Matias Margulis
Fieldwork Location: Virtual – India (Karnataka, Odisha, and Assam)
Year: 2020-21

About the Project: This project provided in-depth research and a comprehensive description of the policies and initiatives that facilitate small/micro scale green-energy food processing in India, supporting SELCO’s future programming and advocacy work. The output of this project was a database and a slide deck describing the government schemes currently available in three Indian provinces.

Key Words: Social Enterprise, Climate Change, Social Impact