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How to create a new human society

How to create a new human society

Women on Wings’ business partner Okhai was invited to speak at the ‘Global social business summit 2017’ at Paris, France, on November 7. Its CEO Kirti Poonia took the stage to share Okhai’s story of creating its impact by manufacturing and retailing products that are handmade by women in rural India. Transform to human value…

Crafting change for rural artisans in India

Crafting change for rural artisans in India

Women on Wings’ business partner GoCoop, India’s first online social marketplace, believes that technology can drive social change. Its dream is to enable a sustainable livelihood for artisans in the handloom sector through a simple, transparent, online marketplace platform. Major role for rural women in handloom The handloom sector is the second largest employment provider…

New fundraising professional at Women on Wings

New fundraising professional at Women on Wings

Sharing time and knowledge with Indian social enterprises comes without a bill for the consultancy work. To enable Women on Wings to work with this model, it finds financial support from corporates, corporate and family foundations and individuals. On November 1, 2017, Martha van Dijk handed over her fundraising responsibilities for Women on Wings to…

Weaving brings joy and income to Archana Devi

Weaving brings joy and income to Archana Devi

Archana Devi was married off at the age of fourteen, like many of the girls in villages in those days. A well determined woman, Archana has not been to school but has the skills to fulfilling all her family’s daily needs thanks to the income she earns as weaver at Women on Wings’ partner Jaipur…

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