India SME Forum announced the launch of the Women Exporters Program on the occasion of 8th Annual Shakti National Convention 2023 held on 1st March 2023, New Delhi, in the august presence of Shri Narayan Rane -Hon’ble Union Minister for MSME, Shri Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma -Hon’ble Minister of State for MSME, Shri B. B. Swain - Hon’ble Secretary- MSME, Ms. Mercy Epao, JS - SME, Ministry of MSME and Ms. Laura Lane, EVP & Chief Corporate Affairs & Sustainability Officer, UPS
The Women Exporters program aims to provide training, skills and growth opportunities that allow women entrepreneurs to better understand and benefit from global trade. India SME Forum has planned a nationwide initiative in association with UPS and supported by National Commission for Women to
1. Nurture women entrepreneurs and help them to scale up their activities for Exports or become First time Exporters.
2. Build capabilities of women entrepreneurs to transform their business and enable them to access international markets for scaling up their business.
Women Entrepreneurs who successfully complete the course will be able to:
|Application & Selection Last Date||20th February 2023 – 15th March 2023|
|Official Launch||1st March 2023|
|Announcement of selected Trainees||20th March 2023|
|Training & Mentoring Program Start Date||28th March 2023|
|Valedictory & Felicitation||TBC|