Mentoring Support for Promoting Entrepreneurship — The Way Forward

Entrepreneurship is a buzz word today which has endless opportunities to offer. The current global scenario reflects the impact of entrepreneurship on the world economy. India as a country has seen a huge boost in the society towards entrepreneurship development in the last decade. Even the current government’s push towards entrepreneurship development has given rise […]

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Re-invigorating the SME Ecosystem for Promoting and Sustaining SME Clusters

Abstract SMEs play an important role in developing countries and are well known for their contributions to employment and balanced regional development. In India, for SMEs to grow, there is a need for an alternative approach and an ecosystem that address challenges like credit flow to SMEs, market access, infrastructure support, use of technology, IT, […]

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Women Micro-Entrepreneurship in North East India- Challenges and Way Ahead Through a Holistic Approach

Abstract The paper titled “Women Micro-Entrepreneurship in North East India- Challenges and Way Ahead through a Holistic Approach” attempts to discuss the problems and challenges of microenterprises and women enterprises and various issues pertaining to the economic growth of the rural India. A microenterprise in the Indian context is defined as a small scale enterprise […]

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Entrepreneurship Development in Assam – Challenges and Solutions

Entrepreneurship is a buzz word today which has endless opportunities to offer. The current global scenario reflects the impact of entrepreneurship on the world economy. India as a country has seen a huge boost in the society towards entrepreneurship development in the last decade. Even the current government’s push towards entrepreneurship development has given rise […]

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Entrepreneurship Education Initiatives in North East India and Its Impact

Abstract: The paper titled “Entrepreneurship Education Initiatives in North East India and its Impact” will discuss the Entrepreneurship Education initiatives among school and college students and teachers as well in one of the most economically backward region of India and its impact on the society. The paper attempts to look into entrepreneurship education as a […]

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Umden Eri Cluster – Meghalaya

The Umden Eri cluster is a traditional cluster which is located in the Ri- Bhoi district of Meghalaya. The cluster is located in a hilly area and has a moderate climate which is suitable for rearing of silk worms. The cluster comprises of 17 villages which are located within a range of 12 kms. The […]

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Pyranga Eri Cluster, Boko, Assam

The climatic condition prevailing in the entire North Eastern Region (NER) is suitable for commercial exploitation of all four varieties of silk i.e., Mulberry Silk, Tasar Silk, Muga Silk & Eri Silk. Specially Assam has a favorable agro-climatic conditions for healthy growth and development of the Eri Silk. The tradition of Eri rearing, spinning and […]

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Greater Imphal Jewellery Cluster

Inherently the people of Manipur have had a thirst for gold jewellery and it had great importance in the princely state of Manipur since times immemorial. Jewellery had been a symbol of social status among the kings, queens, royal attendants and even the masses of Manipur. The Greater Imphal area comprises of the twin districts […]

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Bogulamari Jute Cluster – Dhubri

Dhubri is called the “Land of Rivers” as it is covered three sides by rivers. Dhubri was an important commercial centre and had a busy river port particularly for jute and amongst other resources, jute is one resource which is available in abundance and the jute craft industry has evolved as an important economic activity […]

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