Visa commits $1 million to empower women-focused businesses in India1 min read 05 Oct 2022, 11:56 AM IST
The Visa-UWM project will target three core impact areas: access to knowledge and services for financial inclusion, entrepreneurship development ,and formation of sustainable self-help groups
NEW DELHI: Visa has pledged $1 million to United Way Mumbai (UWM) to empower women-owned and women-focused businesses over the next three years. The project will be implemented in a total of 170 villages/towns across Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Maharashtra, and Karnataka will focus on creating sustainable, long-term skills for entrepreneurship among participants. The project aims to train over 8,500 women and connect them with financial services relevant to their enterprises and communities.
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