In an exclusive interview with Femina’s Neeti Jaychander, Smita Ram tells the story of her life and the idea behind the genesis of Rang De and what it takes to live your dream.
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This Global Women’s Day, Rang De is going Local!
We’re celebrating this Women’s Day with ‘Sisters in Arms’, a special women-centric initiative that salutes our nation’s women. Women who have overcome all odds including poverty to carve out a niche for themselves; everyday women who truly are heroes in their own right, and who make us all proud to be women.
Rang De has supported over 27,000 such unsung heroes with affordable micro-credit so far and we know it won’t be possible without you. So, if like us, you believe that your sisters deserve better, join us to support them.… Read further
Report by Ujjwal Grover(NEN)
Those who have taken a plunge will tell you that entrepreneurship is an arduous and lonely journey, where apart from determination, grit, and the right opportunities at the right time, what one needs is support from the community and expert advice. An effective support system that helps aspiring entrepreneurs achieve the latter is the need of the day. One such support system currently in place in India is the National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) which works with over 200 academic institutions and builds entrepreneurship centres in campuses to aid the next generation entrepreneurs in realising their visions.
This year, from February 11th to 18th, NEN organised an E-Week, dedicated to celebrating entrepreneurship across the nation.… Read further