Objective : SGSY was started on 1st April,1999
after restructuring erstwhile IRDP ,TRYSEM, SITRA GKY and MWS. The
basic objective is to bring assisted poor families (Swarozgaris)
above the poverty line by providing income generating assets through
mix of bank credit and subsidy.
Strategy: The SGSY aims at establishing micro enterprises in rural
areas based on the ability of poor and potential of each area. It
coveres all aspects of self employment viz. organization of poor
in the Self Help Group (SHG) and their capacity building, training
and selection of key activities, planning of activity clusters,
infrastructure build up, technology transfer and marketing linkage.