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#1. Started this initiative in 2008. The framework extends to the 3E concept: Employability, Education and Environment.
#2. The main idea is to work for conservation across the country.
#3. The project stated in 2008 with a Tiger census standing at 1411. This was a sharp decrease from 40,000 at the start of last century.
#4. The first project was in Assam in collaboration with WWF. From 1411 tigers in 2008 there was a 21% increase to 1706 by 2010 and a 30% increase to 2226 tigers by 2014.
#5. There are several awareness campaigns held across the country. So far over 10 lakh children have attended sensitisation programmes. There is a dedicated band of Tiger Ambassadors across the country.
#6. In Sunderbans they launched the 'Bagh Bachao' campaign. Similarly the Dudhwa project was launched to minimise man-animal conflict and ensure proper veterinary care.
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