WE Hub – GIZ Partnership.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
GIZ is implementing the project ‘Economic Empowerment of Women Entrepreneurs and Start-ups by Women’ on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and in partnership with the Indian Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MoSDE), to support aspiring and existing women entrepreneurs in India. WE HUB has partnered with GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH) under the name of ‘Project Her & Now’ to promote and scale up aspiring and existing women entrepreneurs in Tier 2 and Tier 3 regions of Telangana State.
The objective of the program is to ensure that the framework and conditions for businesses managed by women in India are improved.
HOW WE HELP OUR ENTERPRISES
Our work is primarily in the fields of providing access to technical, financial, government and policy support required to enterprise, scale up and accelerate with global market access, to all women entrepreneurs in the country
COHORT - 1
The first Cohort of the Project HER & NOW in Telangana received a total of 3500 participants at the Bootcamps followed by 1230 eligible applications. Of this, 113 women entrepreneurs pitched their business ideas to a jury with 30 entrepreneurs being selected for the program, from 7 districts working across 10 sectors.
Bootcamps for target outreach and idea pitching in 7 districts.
Cohort 1 launched with 30 entrepreneurs.
Graduation of the entrepreneurs in the incubation (19 entrepreneurs) and acceleration (11 entrepreneurs) program.
of our enterprises have increased the stage of enterprise
of our enterprises have formally registered their organisations by procuring an Udyog Aadhar Certification
of our enterprises have recorded an increase in their employee numbers
of our enterprises have been able to receive access to finances through credit linkages to the extent of Rs.1.22 crores