Monthly Archives: August 2021

Community members hold meeting with Horry County leaders to discuss rural development

HORRY COUNTY (WBTW) – Residents of rural Horry County fear growth could spread west. To address this concern, some members of the community held a public meeting with members of the county leadership on Tuesday evening at the Cane Branch Baptist Church. One of the organizers was farmer Matthew Brown. …

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MNREGS can be a stimulus for the rural economy in the event of a pandemic

The disruption of demand induced by the pandemic and the resulting loss of jobs in manufacturing and services has resulted in a migration of workers from cities to villages. State governments are only now beginning to realize this pressure on rural households. Farm households have so far survived because one …

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This self-help group of women in Rajasthan stimulates the rural economy with small-scale agriculture and textile units

With the aim of helping nation-building and empowering the rural economy, Hindustan Zinc, claimed to be the only integrated producer of zinc-lead and silver as part of its micro-initiative. business – Sakhi Utpadan Samiti, provided sustainable livelihoods to women belonging to rural and tribal communities in five districts of Rajasthan. …

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How can the rural economy contribute to the socio-economic growth of India

For a long time, the majority of Indian rural society has not been able to participate in the development history of the country, which has led to a feeling of deprivation and dissatisfaction among the rural masses, and is seen in their migration to cities over several decades. The overall …

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Rural Development Council of Iowa Honors Bilyeu as ‘Rural Hero’ at Top | Community

Rob Hillesland Summit-Tribune Beth Bilyeu credits partnerships and a shared love for the quality of life of rural communities as the key to two decades of successful development as Executive Director of Economic Development for Forest City. On August 19, Bilyeu was first recognized as a “rural hero” at the …

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KP government plans “Stay Home” project to strengthen tourism and rural economy

Peshawar – The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has planned a unique ‘stay at home’ project to boost tourism and the rural economy in scenic destinations far and away, in addition to promoting adventure and mountain sports in the region. province. Under the project, loans on easy terms from the Khyber …

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USDA Rural Development Invests $ 1.07 Million in Community Sanitation Solution for Lindale Mobile Home Park

MONTPELIER, VT, August 23, 2021 – Today the United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development (RD) announced funding of $ 1,079,000 for the Addison County Community Trust (ACCT) for the installation of a septic tank in the Lindale Mobile Home Park in Middlebury, Vermont. The investment is in the …

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Rural Development Minister urges everyone to get vaccinated

News Paula Lindo Thursday, August 19, 2021 Rural Development and Local Government Minister Kazim Hosein observes the vaccination campaign at L’Anse Noire community center in Sangre Grande – Photo courtesy of the Rural Development and Local Government Ministry Rural Development and Local Government Minister Kazim Hosein called on all citizens …

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USDA Rural Development awards $ 500 million in grants to applicants

BOZEMAN – The USDA has issued an emergency rural health care grant of $ 500 million, to help with Covid-19 testing, vaccinations and other health-related organizations, including food banks. “The recovery of Covid and the economic recovery are both top priorities. Over the past semester, the administration has spent a …

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Our efforts to bring governance back to the grassroots, says Oyetola

Governor of Osun State, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola described the series of his engagements with rural communities in the state as a strategic means of integrating rural dwellers into his overall administration. Oyetola said this effort is part of his determination to bring governance back to the grassroots, which is in …

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Rural Community College Alliance, Greater Texas Foundation and Economic Mobility Systems Pioneer College Rural Promise Program to Advance Education and Workforce Opportunities for Texas Students

DALLAS, August 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Rural Community College Alliance (RCCA), Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) and Economic Mobility Systems (EMS) of the Commit Partnership today announced the launch of a pioneering collaborative program to deliver stronger results and more equitable for colleges and the workforce for rural Texas …

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Council to Receive Update on USDA Rural Development Grant – KIWARadio.com

Sheldon, Iowa — A fairly routine agenda awaits the Sheldon City Council for its regular meeting this Wednesday afternoon. They will accept a notice of resignation from Connor Klatt, who served as a street service operator. They will approve a road use tax report, certain transfers and the list of …

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Enugu community applauds progress in Ugwuanyi rural development – The Sun Nigeria

Through Sunday Ani Residents Ugbene-Ajima, an agrarian community in the Uzo-Uwani local government area in Enugu State, applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s progress in rural development. They described the governor as a listening and compassionate governor who always remembered the long abandoned, neglected and suffering communities in the state’s road infrastructure. …

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Covid Drops Enrollment For Rural Community College Students

This story was originally published by Carolina Public Press. For more than three decades, thousands of students in Alleghany County have attended college with funding from the Alleghany Education Foundation. Established in 1985 by former Alleghany Schools Superintendent John Woodruff, the foundation has awarded students in sparsely populated North Carolina …

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Digital banking is impacting India’s rural economy; here’s how

Sixty percent of Indians remain in rural India, which has a significant impact on the country’s economic progress. What has changed especially in rural India is the Jan Dhan (JAM) account: Jhan Dhan Account: 90% of eligible Indians now have a bank account Aadhar number: Over a billion Indians have …

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Rural Community Foundations Support the ACE Act — You Should Too

Rural America suffered from high rates of unemployment and poverty before the COVID-19 pandemic – and now the situation is even more dire. In Appalachian Kentucky, for example, all 47 counties rank in the bottom 10% of U.S. counties on quantitative measures that include income, poverty rate, and unemployment. Dramatic …

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Rural community foundations support ACE Act – you should too

Rural America suffered from high unemployment and poverty rates before the COVID-19 pandemic – and now the situation is even more dire. In Appalachian Kentucky, for example, the 47 counties are in the poorest 10 percent of the United States in terms of quantitative measures that include income, poverty rate, …

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Last Chance: Registration opens for rural Halifax

Calling all Yorkshire rural businesses – your chance to shine at the YP Rural Awards Rural life is the beating heart of Yorkshire, with generations of families and emerging talents all helping to make this region a great place to live and work. We want to hear from the people …

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Letter: The dedicated work of game wardens contributes to the environment, rural economy and local communities

I WRITE in response to “Moorland twice as big as Greater London devoted to grouse farming, study finds”, UK News, Craven Herald online, August 5. The unique landscapes and biodiversity of each of our national parks are the result of generations of farmers, game wardens and other upland interests. This …

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Going green: How U’khand-based start-ups are strengthening the rural economy | Dehradun News

Dehradun: In recent years, Uttarakhand has seen the launch of several start-ups aimed at strengthening the state’s rural economy while balancing profitability and ecological conservation. The growth of one of these start-ups, Madogiri, has been quite impressive. Launched in August 2020 by a group of local young people, Madogiri is …

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New residents wanted to join a thriving rural community in a beautiful location in the west of Ireland

A RURAL community in the west of Ireland bills itself as one of the best places in the world to live and work. The people of Conamara Láir, which consists of a number of small villages nestled along Galway’s majestic Conamara coastline, shared the beauty of their way of life …

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Poll highlights rural community actors and grassroots efforts | Agriculture News

Trisha Purdon, director of the Kansas Department of Commerce’s office of rural prosperity, and Marci Penner, executive director of the Kansas Sampler Foundation, reported the results of the foundation’s investigation into the Kansas Power Up and Go project in a Facebook Live video on August 2. Read the Kansas Power …

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Residents encouraged to adopt rural development program | News

Minister of State at the Department of Local Government and Rural Development Homer Davis encourages residents of communities to be upgraded under the government’s rural development program valued at $ 650 million , to adopt the initiative. Davis said for the work to be successful, people need to “monitor projects …

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