Involving in Tribal Development
The tribal communities are not integrated with other communities and still have strong traditions and cultural behaviors.
The tribals in target area make a living mainly from the minor forest produce. This is often seasonal and channeled through the Forest Department.
Palm2 forms village development committees to identify possibilities for a better income through government schemes.
Some challenges encountered are:
- – illiteracy
- – unawareness of government schemes
- – uninformed of basic rights
- – malnourishment
- – social, economic and cultural isolation