RUDA (Rural Non Farm Development Agency) was established in November 1995, by the Government of Rajasthan as an independent agency to promote the Rural Non-Farm Sector (RNFS) in the State. RUDA follows a sub-sectoral, integrated and cluster based approach for promoting rural micro enterprises for rural artisans.RUDA is registered under the Societies Registration Act giving it a certain autonomy and flexibility in its functioning.
Government of Rajasthan established the Rural Non Farm Development Agency (RUDA) in November 1995 as an exclusive agency to promote the rural micro-enterprises in the State. Its primary mandate is to:
Create alternative avenues of employment.
Generate incremental incomes.
RUDA is registered under the Societies Registration Act 1958 giving it a certain autonomy and flexibility in its functioning. Over the last 14 years, RUDA has evolved as an innovative, creative and a highly professional agency to achieve its daunting but challenging mandate.