Foundation for Development of Rural Value Chains is a joint initiative of Ministry of Rural Development and Tata Trusts launched in 2019 as a non-profit company.
Join our journey to create sustainable and inclusive rural value chains by combining traditional wisdom with professional expertise.
Foundation for Development of Rural Value Chains is a joint initiative of Ministry of Rural Development and Tata Trusts launched in 2019. A not for profit autonomous organization, we are working towards building sustainable livelihood through multiple large scale Producer Enterprises.
FDRVC stands out in the development sector landscape with holistic service offerings driven by well-integrated teams. We are uniquely positioned to coordinate with various stakeholders such as government bodies, private entities and ground level workforce, covering each stage from project planning to implementation as well as policy advocacy.
We develop a comprehensive strategy, provisioning technical assistance, capacity building, and investment support for Producer Enterprises. This enables them to have improved market access, processing capabilities, quality control and market information for making business decisions.
FDRVC at a Glance
- A MoRD initiative under DAY-NRLM supported by TATA Trusts
Independent, Technocratic, Centre of Excellence
Establish Producer Owned Enterprises
Build the ‘Produced in India’ brand
Headed by senior professional with experience in value chains
High-performance team of Experts with techno managerial skill
Empowerment & Legitimacy
Set up under Central Government legislation
Functionally & Financially autonomous – structured as a not for profit company
Multi-stakeholder Governing Board
Partnerships with Research, Academia, Civil Society, Corporates