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Vocational education and training for vulnerable groups of women in 4 states

Sector: Vocational training

EU Contribution: € 507,485.00 (72.39% of total).

Implementing organisation: Udyogini Society

Duration: from 01/2010 to 12/2013

Description: The project builds on existing Rural Business hubs which are focal points for skills development in the concerned supply chain (vegetables, honey, non-timber forest products and bamboo products) for women. Activities include training in quality segregation, value addition and packaging; training in enterprise management. the pproject will get support from PRI for infrastructure and work with NABARD for capital and insurance.

Location : The project will be implemented in 4 backward regions district in 4 states in India - Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan covering 5200 women.