The State Assam located north Eastern Region in India bordered by six Indian states and the two countries (Bhutan and Bangladesh). The state is best known for its Tea, Oil, Silk, Petroleum Resources, its wildlife and rare wild animals like one horned rhinoceros. Assam is the state with rich biodiversity.
In Assam Many Non Profit Organizations/ Non Governmental Organizations/Volunteer Organizations are working towards the certain causes and the welfare of the target population.
NGOs are functioning with different Objectives and Issues such as Health, Education, Child Development, Women Empowerment, Flood Related Problems, Human Trafficking, Immigrant Issues, Poverty, Lack of opportunity for Income Generation, Physical and Mental Disability and other purposes. People are also supporting and participating development activities, charitable and social welfare programmes at different levels in the urban and rural areas of Assam.
NGOs in Assam are Running Social, Cultural, charitable and Economical Development activities for underprivileged poor, needy and downtrodden people, Functioning activities in Human Rights, Providing help for the aged people and orphans in the rural and urban areas of the society, Operating income generating schemes like cloth weaving, silk rearing, tailoring, basket making, Pickles and Papad Making, candle making, honey bee keeping, dairy, mat weaving etc., Conducting Vocational Training courses, Running Programmes for rural upliftment, social and economical welfare and development of rural areas especially in Health and Education, Awareness Programmes and Developmental issues of deprived and backward population.