9February 2017
Launch of 'The Kudumbashree Story' Portal
  • Institute of Management in Government, Thiruvananthapuram

In 2015, Kudumbashree’s National Resource Organisation commissioned a team of consultants comprising of Sajith S, Beena G and Kannan T to chronicle the history, evolution, systems, processes, initiatives and learnings of Kudumbashree. Detailed interviews, field visits, archival research and digital production by the team have contributed to the creation of ‘The Kudumbashree Story’ web portal. The portal is an endeavour to preserve the institutional memory and document the organic evolution of a movement by delving into its eventful, layered past. Some of the useful features of the website include sections on government orders, reports, academic monographs and videos on Kudumbashree.

To read 'The Kudumbashree Story, visit

9February 2017
Panel Discussion on 'Kudumbashree: The Road Ahead'
  • Institute of Management in Government, Thiruvananthapuram

On the occasion of the launch of ‘The Kudumbashree Story’ portal, a panel discussion on ‘Kudumbashree: The Road Ahead’ was held to explore the evolution, significance and future of the Kudumbashree movement. The event was a platform for policy makers, development practitioners, scholars, activists, journalists and members from local communities to engage in a dialogue that generates diverse ideas on the way forward for Kudumbashree.

Eminent individuals such as Prof. Mridul Eappen (Member of Kerala State Planning Board), Smt. K Beena (journalist), Dr. J Devika (Associate Professor, Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram) and Smt. Bindu Prakash (CDS Chairperson of Ummannoor Gram Panchayat) participated in the panel discussion.

7February 2017
LIFE SURVEY Data Entry Training

 One day  training programme  for IT unit  members on LIFE SURVEY data entry will be held on 7/2/2017

2February 2017
  • Vyloppilli Samskriti Bhavan

Kudumbashree BUDS Fest- Statewide arts competition inaguration to be held on 2nd Feb 2017 at Vyloppilli Samskriti Bhavan. Hon'ble Minister for Social Welfare to inagurate the function at 10:30AM 2/2/2017.

18January 2017
Annual State Level Awards for Best Performance under SHG Bank Linkage Programme-2015-16
  • NABARD Regional Office

NABARD, in its endeavour to promote Micro finance movement and to recognise excellence in the sector, have instituted a State Level Award for Best Performance under SHG Bank linkage programme. Vazhikadavu CDS of Malappuram District and Tripunithura CDS of Ernakulam district have been selected, under the CDS category of NABARD’s Annual State Level Awards for Best Performance under SHG Bank Linkage Programme 2015-16.

13January 2017
Statewide Drawing Workshop - Inaguration
  • Aspinwall House, Kochi

The formal inaguration of the Statewide Drawing Workshop by Hon'ble Minister for Social Welfare will take place on the 13th of January 2017 at the Aspinwall House, Kochi.

12January 2017
Kudumbashree NRO Mentor's Meet
  • Kannakakunnu Palace, Thiruvananthapuram

The Kudumbashree NRO Mentor’s Meet was kicked off on 8 January, 2017 in Trivandrum, Kerala. The meet came to a close with an exhibition that was held on  12 January, 2017 at Kannakakunnu Palace. Art work featuring cartoons, posters, photos and information on KS-NRO's interventions in other States were showcased at the event. The artwork at the exhibition was developed by the mentors with support from artists from College of Fine Arts, Trivandrum and young professionals working with KS-NRO.

The Honourable Minister for LSGD, Shri KT Jaleel and Mr. Harikishore, IAS,  Executive Director, Kudumbashree spoke at the event. Subsequently, mentors shared their professional experiences before the audience.


11January 2017
Producer Company Director Board Members -Training

Farmer Producer Company Director Board members ( First Batch – First Phase ) will be given three days training in School of Management Studies , CUSAT from 11 to 13th January

10January 2017
Exposure Visit to Sangammaithri Producer Company

Exposure visit of District Mission Staff to Sangamaithri Producer Company is scheduled for 10th January 2016.

9January 2017
Orientation Training for District Mission Staff on Farmer Producer Companies

Kudumbashree District Mission staff is given orientation training on Producer company formation , Leagal aspects of Producer Company and  Business Plan Preperation.

2January 2017
Training Programme for members of KANNUR GOAT FARMERS PRODUCER COMPANY

Four days  training programme for the third batch of Kannur Goat Farmers Producer Company will commence on 2th January2016.