Posts Tagged "empowerment"

Right Sharing Partners in India

Posted on May 31, 2011

Floriculture training     More floriculture training   Here are some more photos from Right Sharing of World Resources beneficiaries in South India who received training and support for beginning micro-enterprises in floriculture amongst other projects.  (Read more on this group here.)  The first two photos show the women—a group of 25 (and growing)—at a four day training.  The second two pictures show two of the women, amongst their...

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When dismal health conditions closed the tannery and weavery where the 22 women of “Semin

Posted on May 20, 2011

When dismal health conditions closed the tannery and weavery where the 22 women of “Seminary of Women Empowerment” formerly worked, a broad new opportunity began.  They would be their own bosses, while being supported by and accountable to one another.  They applied for a group micro-loan through Right Sharing of World Resources and upon receiving the $4875, began 4 new strands of income generating work:  weaving, baskets, garment-making, and produce-vending.  The report above shares their thanks as well as photos from their...

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These are photos from a recent training in Madurai, south India, sponsored by Right Sharing of Wo

Posted on Apr 7, 2011

These are photos from a recent training in Madurai, south India, sponsored by Right Sharing of World Resources (RSWR) and organized by our field staff representative, Dr. Kannan.   It was an open call for women to get to know one another better, learn about micro-credit and think more concretely about creating a business, with entrepreneurial teaching, tips and advice. There was an invitation for the women to share what drew them to the meeting. The women were forthcoming about the struggles they witnessed in their own lives, as well as in those of the...

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