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A Pathway Out of Poverty

Working Papers
A Pathway Out of Poverty

Author:

I.V. Ramanuja Rao; Arun Kumar; Bhargavi Motukuri

Publisher:

INBAR

Year:

2009

Pages:

51

Keywords:

development, sustainable development, women, India, bamboo, products, incense

This publication examines the effect that the introduction of bamboo incense stick production as a livelihood option has had in the employment and income levels of women in the rural subsistence economy of Tripura, India. The interventions by TRIBAC have
resulted in: employment generation, enhanced income, increased production, and growths in opportunity.

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