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close this bookThe Impact of Training on Women's Micro-Enterprise Development - Education Research Paper No. 40 (DFID, 2001, 139 p.)
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Open this folder and view contentsChapter 1: Introduction
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 2: Review of the Literature
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 3: Methodology
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 4: The Dire Dawa Urban Development Programme (Ethiopia)12
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 5: Women's Micro-enterprise Promotion in Silk Reeling (India)16
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 6: Small-Scale Food Processing Training (Peru)26
Open this folder and view contentsChapter 7: The Port Sudan Small-Scale Enterprise Programme (Sudan)27
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View the documentAppendix 1: Types of training covered by the study and access to credit/savings
View the documentAppendix 2: The Socio Economic Impact Matrix
View the documentAppendix 3: Sample of a completed Matrix (India)
View the documentAppendix 4: Income change
View the documentAppendix 5: Relationship between training, credit and increased income in the period immediately after training (4 months in the case of Group 1)

Appendix 3: Sample of a completed Matrix (India)

Project Name:

WMESR

Interviewee Name :

Code No. 05

Date:

25.07.1998

Training Received:

Orientation in May 1997

Interviewer Name :

Shashikala Sitaram

Location of
Interview, +no.

Mangala Hosur
Fourth Round


ACTIVITIES

TIME

SKILLS

RESOURCES

ECONOMIC OUTPUTS

SOCIAL IMPACT

Woman

+ silk-reeling business
+ reels silk too.
+ stifles cocoons
+ divide cocoons too
+ more household work as daughter got married
+ the group activities continue.

+ about 8 hrs. of time engaged in productive work.

- skills of marketing have not been useful.
+ puts in skilled activity of reeling

+ reeling unit has become functional
- yet to employ another person as turner.

+ increased income
+ computes wages
+ increased savings.
+ reduction in indebtedness.
- owes money to the NGO

+ happy to move from being a wage earner to becoming a business women.
+ happy that others look at her as a businesswomen.
+ happy that she need not go to the market
+ handles money carefully
- does not perceive any need to change the decision making power at the household level.

Man
(Husband)

+ physical labour of reeling/turning.
+ stifles and skiens too
- does not go to the market


+ skilled work of reeling, skiening, stifling, etc.

+ computed income (of a turner/reeler)

+ earns income

+ approves of the present way of money lending by the NGO
+ encourages her to answer questions.
+ is careful in handling the money lent to her by the NGO
- Claims to have "trained" her

Household

+ son helps in livestock rearing and also acts as a turner at times.
- daughter not employed



- spent Rs. 16,000/- celebrating daughter's marriage


+ daughter happy that her mother can answer queries and also move around boldly.