School of
Livelihoods and Development
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The School of Livelihoods and Development aim at building high quality human resources for the development sector through its three Academic programs i.e., Maters in Rural Development and Governance (MA RDG) Masters in Development Studies (MA DS) and Master in Natural Resources and Governance. It collaborates with both Government and Non government organizations ensuring continued interface for its students and faculty with the development sector for them to learn and contribute. Besides the School faculty are engaged in research, publication and commissioned field based projects supporting the development programs of Government especially the Governments of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana State.

Vision and Purpose:

In this context and in consonance with the overall Vision and Mission of the Institute the School of Livelihoods and Development envisions to become a high ...

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Focus Areas:

·       Evidence-based research in agriculture and non-agricultural livelihoods to strengthen programme implementation and enable policymaking

·       Develop knowledge base on livelihoods and development, informed by national and global research

·       Contribute to the on-going research and contribute to the policy observatory/resources at the local level

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