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Name : Shri O N Bansal
Education : MSc (Agri) Hons., PMA (IIMA)
Experience : 42 years
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Phone : (+91) 40-24008454
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Areas of Specialisation

  1. Motivation of rural youth for self employment

  2. Skill development of the rural youth for self-employment

  3. Sustainable Rural Livelihood

  4. Micro Credit and Financial Literacy

Professional Affiliation

Publications/articles/cases/reviews (Numbers)

  1. Success stories from RSETIs – A compilation of 175 success stories from different RSETIs across the country

  2. Enterprise – Quarterly Newsletter of RSETIs

  3. Success of Project Enterprise (An initiative of NIRD&PR) – The concept and it success and compilation of success stories

  4. National Directory of RSETIs


Current research


Workshops / Conferences attended

RSETI Directors’ Conclave, organised by various Banks, RBI, NABARD, State Government, etc. Seminars/conferences/meetings conducted by MoRD, Banks and SLRMs

Trainings Conducted

  1. Two days coordination workshop for North Eastern State RSETIs for Directors of RSETIs NERS, sponsoring bank representatives, State government representatives, SLBCs representatives etc.

  2. Two days workshop for RSETI Directors from the State of Andhra Pradesh and for representatives of the sponsoring banks on importance of MIS and uploading the data online

  3. Three day workshop on Management of RSETIs was conducted for Nodal Officers from various sponsoring banks of the RSETIs

  4. One day workshop on SHG Bank Linkage for the State Project Coordinators of RSETIs and Consultants of NRLM to improve the SHG Bank Linkages for rural poor through different stake holders

  5. Three days workshop on Development of SHG Bank Linkages data base for rolling out Interest Subvention Scheme for Consultants (Projects) and Consultants (IT) from different SLRMs for rural poor

  6. Two days Training cum Review Meeting for RSETI Directors and Anchor Persons of DRDAs of Andhra Pradesh to review progress on trainings, placements, coverage of SC/ST members in trainings and in Bank Finance, Mobilisation of PoP candidates

  7. Common conclaves (two) for RSETI Directors to sensitise the RSETI Directors and their controllers about the proper functioning of the RSETIs

  8. Two days Interactive Workshop of Selective Successful Entrepreneurs along with the representatives of PIAs under Project Enterprise to share the experience among the successful entrepreneurs, to document success stories of the entrepreneurs and to discuss and workout strategies for up-scaling the project activities

Invited Talks / Presentations

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