(Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-

National Urban Livelihoods Mission )

DAY-NULM project mission is to reduce poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful self employment and skilled wage employment opportunities,resulting in an appreciable improvement in their livelihoods on a sustainable basis,through building strong grassroots level institutions of the poor.The mission would aim at providing shelters equipped with essential services to the urban homeless in a phased manner.In addition,the mission would also address livelihood concerns of the urban street vendors by facilitating access to suitable spaces,institutional credit,social security and skills to the urban street vendors for accessing emerging market opportunities.

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Support to Urban Street Vendors (SUSV)

Support to Urban Street Vendors (SUSV) under National Urban Livelihoods Mission (NULM) were issued in December, 2013

Objectives of SUSV:

The objective of the component is to address the vulnerabilities of the urban street vendors through a multi-pronged approach. This includes:

 (i) Survey of street vendors and issue of Identity Cards

 (ii) Development of city street vending plans 

(iii) Infrastructure development of vending zones in the city

 (iv) Training and Skill Development

 (v) Financial Inclusion 

(vi) Access to credit

 (vii) Linkages to social security schemes