Livelihood For Women
Sustainable livelihood support for women with disabilities
A project to provide livelihood support for women with disabilities in rural areas.
The project assisted marginalized women communities below the poverty line by providing them with a range of skill sets to enhance their ability to earn. Skill development training, creating awareness among women for self-employment and their fundamental rights, creating awareness in the community regarding mental health, enhancing financial literacy, introductory awareness activities on local trade, entrepreneurship awareness and entrepreneurship development programs were part of the project. The overall experience demonstrated the potential skill of women, leading to their economic self-sustenance. Women involved into the project received continuous monetary returns enabling them to contribute to their respective household income and receive respect, value and honor from family members, significantly improving their confidence level.