Implementation of a Women-based Community Driven Development (CDD) Programme in Tamil Nadu: The Pudhu Vaazhvu Project (PVP)

Deepti Kc, K. Acharya


This case study examines one community driven development project in southern India, called the Pudhu Vaazhvu Project (PVP). The study reveals that most poor families in the examined region are included in PVP PIP list (the PVP’s list of poor and very poor households). However, it clarifies that the inclusion in the PIP list does not guarantee benefits for the households.



Thematic Area

Financial Well-being and Social Protection