The Assam State Rural Livelihoods Mission Society has been set up with the aim to reduce poverty among rural BPL through building strong grassroots institutions of the poor. ASRLMS has multi pronged approach to strengthen Livelihoodss of the rural poor by promoting women SHGs, providing skill development and placement for youth for wage based occupations in different private/business organizations and imparting self employment oriented training through banks.The Society was registered under Societies Registration Act XXI, 1860 on 11th Nov’2011.
The Assam State Rural Livelihoods Mission Society (ASRLMS) is led by its Governing body (GB) to provide overall policy guidance to the Society with Hon’ble Chief Minister, Assam as the Chairperson and Principal Secretary to the Govt of Assam, Panchayat & Rural Development Department as member convenor. The Executive functions of the Society will be provided by the Executive Committee with Chief Secretary, Govt of Assam as Chairperson and State Mission Director as the Member Convenor. The day to day functions of the Society will be discharged by the State Mission Director and his functional teams at the State level namely the State Mission Management Unit. The District Mission Management Units will be headed by the District Project Manager under the overall guidance and supervision of the Project Director DRDA and the BMMU will be headed by the Block Project Manger under the overall guidance and supervision of the Block Development Officer of the Block.