Expected outcomes of the project
The objective of the project is to identify what works in enhancing the viability, scalability, and returns of women’s collective enterprises. The expected outcomes over the next 3 years are:
A standardized and sustainable agro-processing enterprise model for enterprises owned and operated by women-led community-based organizations, ready to be further scaled to other states in India
SHG Women acquire business, operations, & technology skills for generating additional income, the cluster level federations gain project management and business understanding skills for effective enterprise management.
The SRLM teams are equipped with necessary protocols, tools, and training to lead the implementation of agro-processing model across multiple districts within the state.