Livelihoods encompasses a range of themes which could be sectoral related to specific commodity value chains in agri, agri-allied, forestry, manufacturing and service sector; segmental related to a range of groups such as rural or urban women, rural or urban youth, particularly vulnerable tribal groups, tribal groups, Dalits, refugees, people affected by displacement etc. Thematic research intends to build knowledge on specific themes of study. ILRT undertakes thematic research on a range of livelihood themes.