Projects

On Going Projects 2012-2013

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Promoting Innovative Clusters in India (Phase II, 2009 onwards)
Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
Innovation
2
Marketing of Handloom and Handicrafts Products
Sutra Handicrafts Pvt Ltd
Marketing
3
BMO Capcity Building
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Productivity and Competitiveness
4
Skill Mapping in Barmer District
CAIRN Energy India Private Limited
Skill
5
NInC- Training Programme for Innovation
National Innovation Centre
Skill
6
Evaluation and Raod Map for EDI Involment in CDP
The Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India 
Information
7
Employment Intensity of output of Non Agriculture Sector (Planning Commission)
Institute of Applied Manpower Research
Information
8
Design Clinic (Need Assessment Survey)
National Institute of Design
Productivity and Competitiveness
9
Preparing a discussion paper & holding a roundtable for discussing the draft report as per the NRLM project of the poverty unit of UNDP
United Nations Development Programme
Skill
10
EU Switch Asia-Sustainable Consumption and Production
European Commission
Energy & Environment

Projects Completed 2011-2012

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Support to Project Management Division (PMD) of SIDBI- To monitor, evaluate and provide strategic direction to Business Development Services (BDS) implementation in 18 clusters
Small Industries Development Bank of India
Productivity and Competitiveness
2
Training for doing DSR and action plan for 2 clusters in North East
United Nations Industrial Development Organization through Cane and Bamboo Technology Centre (CBTC), Guwahati
Skill
3
Samalkha MSECDP Conduct DSR (MSECDP)
Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme
Skill
4
To edit assignment for PPCP plan framework and PPCP legal framework document
United Nations Development Programme
Skill
5
Training of CDEs & Organizing Preparation of DSR (2010 onwards)
Govt of West Bengal
Skill
6
Training Programme at South Africa
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)- Department of Trade & Industry (DTI)
Skill
7
Montenagro Training Programme
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Skill
8
Training Programme in Arthur Lack University
Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies
Skill
9
Vienna Training Programme
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Skill
10
Edible oil and value chain enhancement - Uganda
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
11
Development and application of a new technical assistance product “ One Village Industrial Clusters “ as a vehicle for economic growth and poverty reduction )
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
12
Preparation of DPR for Proposed CFC in Vijayawada Gold Ornaments Cluster
Sri Viswakarma Gold Ornaments Manufacturers Gold Smith Industrial Co-Op Society Ltd
Productivity and Competitiveness
13
Exposure Visit of Indian Clusters

ILO, Ethiopia

Skill
14
Program Regionale Wirtschaftsentwicklung 'Green Belt' Siem Reap Provinz II
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Skill

Projects Completed 2010-2011

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Unleashing the Potential of MSME in Ethiopia
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
2
EDI-CDEs Training Programme
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Skill
3
A 2-day training program on Cluster Development
Birla Institute of Management Technology
Skill
4
The promotion of Cluster based creative industry project for Poverty Reduction & Community Vitalization
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Poverty
5
International Expert on Cluster Development
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
6
Training Programme
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Skill

Projects Completed 2009-2010

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Kabeer project
Sharmik Bharti
Social Responsibility
2
Handholding support to Nuapattna IHDS (2008 onwards)
Department Of Handloom, Govt. of Orissa
Skill
3
Provide advisory and handholding support to ASSIT for promotion of Handloom Cluster of Chirala (2008 onwards)
ASSIST
Marketing
4
To organize a training for the officers of an integrated projects that promotes "Twining of Clusters" ‘Mutual credit Guarantee Facility’ and ‘Investment promotion’(2008 Onwards)
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
5
Exposure visit for Isfahan Clusters of Stones
Iran Small Industries & Industrial Parks Organization
Information
6
To undertake mapping of marketing information for 6 artisans clusters
Confederation of Indian Industry
Information
7
To undertake research in the area of MSME Clusters and CSR
German Technical Cooperation
Social Responsibilities
8
To develop a strategy for undertaking a cluster based development
International Finance Cooperation
Information
9
GTZ-PIC-FICCI-Aggregate Reporting
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Energy
10
Training of NABARD officers on cluster development
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Skill
11
To provide strategic inputs for cluster development programme in
Bangladesh
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Information
12
Workshop on GMP and Factory Audit for AYUSH units of Indore (2008 onwards)
Department of Ayush
Information
13
Unleashing the Potential of MSME in Ethiopia
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
14
Global Value Chains Industrial Clusters & Corporate Social Responsibility
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Social Responsibilities
15
EDI-CDEs Training Programme
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
16
UNIDO-Training Programme - Ethiopia ( II)
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
17
A 2-day training program on cluster development
BIMTECH
Skill

Projects Completed 2008-2009

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Technical Support in Training , Monitoring & Evaluation and Preparation of Strategic Action Plans for SFURTI (2006 onwards)
Khadi & Village industries commission (KVIC) and coir based, Ministry of Agro & Rural industries, Government of  India
Skill
2
Benchmark Studies of Seven clusters in Kerala (2007 onwards)
Kerala Bureau of Industrial Promotion
Information
3
Technical Assistance for an International workshop on Cluster Development
Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting
Information
4
Technology Up gradation of SMEs, in preparation of National Innovation Project: India
Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Control (TIFAC)
Information
5
Promoting Innovative Clusters in India (2007 onwards, Phase I)
Department of Science and Technology
Skill
6
To provide handholding support to GoO for organizing marketing exhibition for various handloom and handicrafts products
Department Of Handloom, Government of Orissa
Marketing
7
Provide Technical Support to initiate CSR activities in two blocks of Orissa
Bonai Block Sponge Iron Industry Ass.
Social Responsibility
8
Cluster Level Training on Handloom officers
The Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Skill
9
Organize a training programme for the officers of various export councils
Department of Trade & Industry , republic of South America in association with UNIDO
Skill
10
Training programme on clusters in Iran
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Skill
11
To compile all the Scheme of assistance for cluster up gradation in India
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Information
12
Preparation of “District Public Private Community Partnership Plan” and capacity building of local governance to develop strategy to implement it
United Nations Development Programme
Skill
13
Learning on Buddhist circuit cluster for Religious Tourism
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
Information
14
Technical Assitance for 3 clusters
Small Industries Development Bank of India
Productivity and Competitiveness
15
Expert Group Meeting on the Promotion of SME Export Consortia
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Information
16
Program for the Financing and Development of Small & Medium Enterprises
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Information
17
To assist production groups of artisial products undertake marketing of thie cluster products
Self Initiated
Marketing

Projects Completed 2007-2008

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Policy and Status Paper on Cluster Development in India
Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation
Productivity and Competitiveness
2
Technical and Handholding support in implementing action plan in 19 clusters of West Bengal approved under MSECDP
Directorate of Micro Small Scale Enterprise, Government of West Bengal
Skill
3
Training of Trainers Programme
Iran University of Science and Culture
Skill
4
CDA Training Program in Iran
Iran University of Science and Culture
Skill
5
Training programmes for Cluster Development Agents
Iran University of Science and Culture
Skill
6
Introductory Workshop on Cluster Development
Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting
Information
7
Training of officers of Dc
DC(MSME) Ministry of MSME , Government of India
Skill
8
Implementing Business Development Services (BDS) for SMEs in identified clusters
Gasellschaft for Technische Zasammenarbeit (GTZ)
Skill

Projects Completed 2006-2007

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
Policy Paper on ‘Cluster Development and Poverty Alleviation’
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Poverty
2
Cluster Development Methodology to achive the objectives of Poverty Alleviation
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Poverty
3
Cluster Mapping and Strategy of Light Engineering Clusters in Bangladesh
South Asia Enterprise Development Facility, Bangladesh( Part of International Finance Cooperation/world Bank)
Information
4
Mapping of chennai Auto Component
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Information
5
Workshop for 'Dil Se' on Skills Up gradation of field functionaries
BASIX
Skill
6
Mapping of Clusters And Business Development Services( BDS) therein across 2 regions in India ( Jointly with EDI)
Gasellschaft for Technische Zasammenarbeit (GTZ)
Information
7
Training programme for Cluster Development Agents (CDAs)
Iran University of Industries and Mines
Skill
8
CDA Training Programme And Training Of State Government Officers
Government  of West Bengal
Skill
9
Capacity Building of Panchayati Raj Institutions for Sustained Economic Growth and Social Development
United Nations Development Programme
Social Responsibility

Projects Completed 2005-2006

S.no
Name of the Project
Client
Thematic Area
1
National Convention on MSME Clusters
Ministry Of SSI
Information
“We assist institutions undertake effective and inclusive cluster based local economic development in developing and transition economies.”