Women Empowerment through Entrepreneurship

Women Empowerment through Entrepreneurship

Part 1 Part 2 A Case Study of Kalahandi Bolangir, and Koraput (KBK) Districts of Odisha Women Entrepreneurship and Government of Odisha Experiences across the world show that microfinance, credit and market linkages are important to create gainful economic activities for women and for women empowerment.

Women empowerment and the Ultra Poor

Women empowerment and the Ultra Poor

While microfinance is meant to reach the poor there are almost universally acknowledged views that most programmes of women empowerment, despite stated objectives, do not reach the poorest of the poor. One of the reasons is related to the fact that loans which are normally given for self-employment presuppose some degree of micro enterprises and