a AFARM - Action for Agricultural Renewal in Maharashtra

Action for Agricultural Renewal in Maharashtra

50 Years of Advancement in Rural Development

Awards & Credentials

Over five decades of engagement of AFARM in the development field, enabled AFARM to contribute to the designing, development & implementation of various rural development programs supported by State & Central Governments as well as the International agencies like World Bank, DFID, KFW, IFAD, ADB in the state.

  As National Level Monitoring Agency for Rural Development by Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India
  Agriculture Skills Development by Agriculture Skill Council of India, Govt. of India
  Resource Institute for Promotion of Farmers Producer Organizations by Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India
  Resource Agency for Promotion of Sustainable Livelihoods & Producers’ Organisations by Maharashtra State Rural Livelihoods Mission, Dept. Rural Development, Govt. of Maharashtra.
  Resource Organization for Integrated Watershed Management Program by Dept of Agriculture, Govt. of Maharashtra.
  Livelihoods Resource Agency for Tejaswini-Maharashtra Rural Women Empowerment Program by MAVIM, Govt. of Maharashtra.
  Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning and Documentation Agency for Integrated Watershed Management Programme, Dept of Agriculture, Govt. of Maharashtra.
  As External Monitoring & Evaluation Agency for Maharashtra Agriculture Competitiveness Project, Govt. of Maharashtra.


  • Awarded for Adoption of Good Practices in Rural Development by Government of India

  • Awarded as Best Innovation in Rural Livelihoods Promotion by Government of Maharashtra