In May, Industree’s team conducted a scoping visit in several villages across southern Tamil Nadu to get a better understanding of the needs of women artisans there. With the support of Standard Chartered, Industree is also working to assess the financial literacy of these groups in order to provide them with the training and support… Read More Tamil Nadu Scoping visit: Meet Sangeeta
Industree has partnered with United Colors of Benetton to work towards gender equality, one pad at a time. Through the Aarohi: Wings of Empowerment program launched by Benetton as part of their Women’s Empowerment initiative, the company is providing free cloth pads to underprivileged women across India. But there’s more to the story: Benetton is… Read More Towards Gender Equality: Benetton & Industree
We are thrilled to announce the launch of our Mission Creative Million introduction video. You can view it here: India has the world’s largest population in creative skills, but it just commands 2% of the global market share. What would it take for the creative manufacturing sector in India to really flourish? Mission Creative Million… Read More Our Creative Million video is live!
Industree is excited to announce its partnership with Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth to aid in the adoption of digital payment solutions among women artisans under Mission Creative Million. … Read More Industree partners with Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth for Mission Creative Million
Industree’s tryst with Ikea goes a long way back… to 2006. So how did the Sweden-based multinational end up selling baskets and mats that are woven by artisans in India? … Read More Origins: Ikea + Industree Partnership
Industree Foundation has been selected as one of the winners of the National Contest on Social Innovation organised by the Ministry of External Affairs and NITI Aayog. Industree sent in an entry detailing the 6C ecosystem model which seeks to provide creative producers with all the necessary support to link them to modern markets. … Read More National Contest on Social Innovation – we’re one of the winners!
Pictures from Mervin’s travels in Manipur… … Read More On the road: Manipur diaries