Bharat has been in the developmental sector for over 10 years and plays the lead role in strengthening the operations and impact of SHG-Federations promoted by SRIJAN. He also contributes to SRIJAN’s efforts towards sustainable livelihoods and empowerment of rural women.
Bharat is passionate about bridging the gap in direct access to markets for farmers and eliminating the exploitation of poor rural communities by middlemen.
Bharat has a graduate degree in Agriculture from GB Pant Institute, India. After which he attended Texas A&M University and Purdue University to study molecular biology of plants.
Recently, an organization called ‘Srijan Mahila Sahyog Samiti’/ ‘Srijan Vikas Sahkari Sahyog Samiti’/ ‘Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti Limited’’., Bhagalpur, Bihar, has been in the news for an alleged scam.
For those who are wondering whether there is any connection between that organization and our Self-Reliant Initiatives through Joint Action (referred to as SRIJAN), we clarify that SRIJAN is in no way connected to or associated with Srijan Mahila Sahyog Samiti’/ ‘Srijan Vikas Sahkari Sahyog Samiti’/ ‘Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti Limited’’., Bhagalpur, Bihar”