Why in News?
The Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises launched Udyam Sakhi Portal (www.udyamsakhi.org) for women entrepreneurs on the occasion of the International women’s day.
FACTS FOR PRELIMS
About the Portal
Nodal Agency– Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises
It will provide assistance to women entrepreneurs through its platform for entrepreneurship learning tools, training programs for fundraising, incubation facility, mentors, market survey facility, and technical assistance.
It primarily aims to create a network to nurture entrepreneurship and create business models for low-cost products and services in order to empower women and make them self-sufficient and Self-reliant.