Strategic partners meeting at the Village Knowledge Centre (VKC) level was held on February 8 at the Embalam VKC, Puducherry. 36 members including VKC knowledge workers, farmers and other boundary partners from the agricultural department, post office, Anganwadi, Primary Health Centre, cooperative society and primary education institution participated in the discussion. The stakeholders discussed the future contributions required for the advancement and growth of Embalam VKC in 2023.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.