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  project name ~ Udyogini Weaving Elegance - Working Capital

category ~ Women Empowerment

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Udyogini Weaving Elegance - Working Capital

  NGO

 

Udyogini

  Category

 

Women Empowerment

  District

 

Nawadah

  State

 

Bihar

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 224900

 

  Year Approved

 

2011

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

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  Chapter Coordinators

 

Samyukta Mandavilli

 

Seattle

 

  Caption

 

 

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  Summary

 

 

Udyogini was founded in the year 1992 on the basic principle that in the current global scenario where the role of the state is slowly redefined from the welfare state to a facilitator state, the poor and the vulnerable section need to have better control over their resources to face the risks of uncertainty in the market. Udyoginis focus has been to empower women to understand and participate in critical enterprise processes. As the market gains prominence, the need for women to become knowledgeable, confident and lead enterprises just as they have led microcredit initiatives becomes critical.

Udyogini initiating ventures to initiate interventions to promote women tasar silk yarn reelers as entrepreneurs to form and manage their own company and to link their male counterpart-traditional handloom weavers of Quadirgunj cluster in Nawda, Bihar with up market high paying customers and exporters- through Udyogini’s Business Development Services

Please visit http://sites.google.com/site/udyoginiweaving for any additional information related to the project.



 
 

  Achievements

 

 

1. Women''''''''''''''''s SHG is formed 2. Over 50 women have been mobilized 3. MOU''''''''''''''''s on yarn supply and design development signed 4. Exposure trip conducted to make weavers realize the value of their produce 5. Order from Fab India is currently being worked on.

 

  Goals

 

 

1. To Establish a Silk Enterprise (UJAS Bodhi) in Nawadah, Bihar 2. To form a Women''''''''''''''''s SHG leading to their empowerment 3. Increase the income and living/working conditions of families involved in the enterprise building.

 
 

  


 
 
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