Who: NABARD and NRSC
What: Signed MoU
When: 1 January 2016
Why: For monitoring Watershed Projects
The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on 1 January 2016 signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) for web-based monitoring of Indo-German Watershed Development projects.
Highlights of the MoU
• The web-based monitoring of Indo-German Watershed Development projects will happen in three states- Gujarat, Rajasthan and Telangana.
• Under the MoU, NRSC will create a separate page for NABARD on Bhuvan web-portal.
• NRSC will develop customised software tool and mobile application for real time monitoring, online comparison and visualisation with respect to activities implemented in the projects.