Science and Technology Resource Centre (STRC) is an autonomous institute located at Gondwana University, Gadchiroli. Conceived and supported by Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission (RGSTC), Mumbai, Govt. of Maharashtra, STRC is entrusted with generating livelihood opportunities by deploying appropriate science and technology, particularly for the under-served tribal communities of the Gadchiroli region since 2014. As a centre of excellence for sustainable value creation, STRC is leveraging local resources, relevant knowledge and appropriate technologies for human capacity development. STRC acts as a catalyst to science and technology based development of the region and as a bridge between knowledge activities of the University and enhance livelihoods in the neighborhood.