Creating Inclusive Business Models for Marginalized Tribal Communities in Odisha, Jharkhand and Madh (WB-P145419)

  • India
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Specific Location
Odisha, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar
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Oct 9, 2014
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 2.86 million
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Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 25, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 13, 2015

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Project Description
This project funds cooperation with tribal communities in India to help these communities develop community owned enterprises based on their existing traditional knowledge and skill set. Specifically, the project will encourage tribal art residencies, tribal wellness huts, and mobile kiosks in the communities.
Investment Description
The Japanese Social Development Fund is providing the grant of $2.86 million.

Contact Information
Contact: Vinayak Narayan Ghatate Title: Senior Rural Development Specialist Tel: 5785+47661 Email: Location: New Delhi, India (IBRD) ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: