Posts from Tag: Entrepreneurship

How a Pune-based entrepreneur successfully grew her small business

Posted By Rang De Team in LivelihoodsHow a Pune-based entrepreneur successfully grew her small business

By Lydia Paulraj Anita Hature operates a meal service out of her home in Pune’s HInjewadi suburb Pots of piping hot dal, bowls of sliced cucumber, dishes with freshly cooked sabzi and a number of steel tiffin carriers sit on a plastic table in Anita Hature’s kitchen. The food is neatly portioned into each compartment […]

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How 12 women in Imphal collaborated for change

Posted By Rang De Team in LivelihoodsHow 12 women in Imphal collaborated for change

12 Star SHG members at their outlet. Over 6,000 women have taken Rang De loans from Manipur and continue to do so on our platform “There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women.” – Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General. Looking at the number of women entrepreneurs in India, it is hard […]

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Budget 2017 — What It Means For NGOs In India

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesBudget 2017 — What It Means For NGOs In India

The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presenting the Union Budget (Source: The New Indian Express) In the last week of December 2016, news trickled in that the government had cancelled the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) licenses of 22,000 of the 33,000 non-governmental organisations (NGO) in the country. The FCRA license allows an NGO to receive funds […]

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