One day training programme on leadership and linkages wad conducted by AIDA on 02nd March 2017 at Pongchau village in Arunachal Pradesh. 21 SHG members from three neighbouring villages attended the programme. The resource person shared the roles and qualities of a leader. He also narrated how a leader has to motivate the team members and set good examples for the members. Later on he shared about benefits for having linkages. He said linkage is nothing but having link with the government or an agency not only in accessing benefits but being aware of technical knowledge is also important.