Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana- National Urban Livelihoods Mission

Objective: To improve the quality of life of Urban Poor by way of Organising the poor women under one umbrella and providing livelihood support to them & Urban Youth.
Components: Social Mobilization & Institutional Development; Capacity Building & Training; Employment through Skills Training & Placement; Self Employment Programme; Support to Urban Street Vendors; Shelter for the Urban Homeless; and Innovative & Special Projects.
Coverage area: 125 towns of West Bengal.
Activities: Total 62202 nos of SHGs involving 628063 Urban Poor women, who have been organized through 3169 registered Area Level Federation & 66 nos of City Level Federation. Total 66 nos of City Livelihood Centers are operational providing day to day livelihood support to the urban youth. 3367 nos of Individual Entrepreneur and 106 nos of Group Entrepreneurs started their ventures. 6908 nos of SHGs have been Credit Linked through disbursement of 86.33 Crores. 99583 nos of Urban Youth have been provided several Skill Development Trainings. 48 nos of Shelter for Urban Homeless are under construction & 9 nos are functional.