Rural Education and Environment Development Service (REEDS)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Rural Education and Environment Development Service (REEDS)was eatablished in the year 1994. REEDS implemented many rural development projects benefitting the rural and urban poor and low income women groups, children, farmers and youth. They are operating in two administrative districts of Tamil Nadu state in South India covering 5850 beneficiaries. Trained and qualified staff are involved in implementing the projects. The organization’s strenght is 450 women self -help-groups which are promoted by own staff with the total membership of well over 5850.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

5 NGOs from 5 administrative districts of Tamil Nadu, South India. The main purpose is to promote organic agriculture through minor-millet cultivtion and ensure food security. Friends of REEDS (Holland)

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Standards and all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: India

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Apparel & fashion; Packaging & all (5)

Business sectors

Agriculture and livestock; Education and training; Environmental services; Finance; all (7)


India: India: Floods - Jun 2016