Agriculture-Based Entrepreneurship in Darjeeling, India

Agriculture-Based Entrepreneurship in Darjeeling, India 300 small-holder farmers from local tribal communities have been trained in agro-entrepreneurship as part of Soceo’s Sustainable Livelihood Development Program – SLDP and sustainable agricultural practices. To offer the possibility to value-add the women’s produce, mechanical units for processing of harvest were installed in two locations. They can be accessed by…

A People’s Knowledge Centre in the Sundarbans, India

A People’s Knowledge Centre in the Sundarbans, India In the Sundarbans, Soceo is consulting the ‘People’s Knowledge Centre’ by the local NGO Mrittika Prayas. The goal is to create a place, where the local community can learn and share learning that helps individuals to live sustainably and to seek livelihood solutions creatively, innovatively and conscientiously.…

Entrepreneurship in Firozabad, India

Entrepreneurship in Firozabad, India By developing options for alternative livelihood to improve the income of the target community, Soceo’s Sustainable Livelihood Development Program – SLDP is being implemented in Firozabad as part of  Disha’s Children’s Program to arrest child labour. The modern entrepreneurial trainings empower the individuals to adapt to changing circumstances, to handle external shocks and…

Entrepreneurship in Ethiopia

Entrepreneurship in Ethiopia Soceo’s Sustainable Livelihood Development Program – SLDP is being implement in Ethiopia as part of a sustainable food security program to mitigate the problem of hunger and low nutritional diversity of 1080 households by the development of entrepreneurial skills among participating households. As part of customization of this project, a ‘Value Chain Study’ was…