Knowledge and Skilltransfer against Lack of Opportunities in the Sundarbans

Knowledge and Skilltransfer against Lack of Opportunities in the Sundarbans The project aimed to transfer knowledge and skills of SOCEO and its founder, Sujoy Chatterjee, who belongs to the Indian Diaspora in Germany, to vulnerable women in self-help-groups in the Sundarbans in India. Thematically the project centered around gender equality, entrepreneurship and access to governmental support…

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…

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…