Posted On: September 28th, 2018
Title of the Project: Promote socio economic empowerment of women self help groups
Location of the project: Pemagatshel, Lhuentse and Monggar
Name of the applicant: Tarayana Foundation
Duration of the project: 24 months
Total Cost of the project: Nu 2,946,800.00
Objectives of the project:
The social and economic conditions of women in rural target Dzongkhag and communities improved.
Target groups/ final beneficiaries:
Women working in Organic cotton growing group in Pemagatshel, Nettle Weaving Group in Lhuentse and Monggar will benefit from this project in terms of skills development, part time employment, and income generation. The project will train women – young and old to fully engage in production, product development and marketing of the products. Youth will get opportunities to take up part time jobs with these SHGs in the collection and operation of machineries and marketing/
Estimated results: The social and economic conditions of women in rural target Dzongkhag and communities improved.