Objectives of the Society:-

1. To promote, undertake and initiate projects and activities for all round development of women & children, subject to such terms & conditions as may be prescribed. The Society shall function as the State Project Management Unit for such projects.

2. Implemented of Rural Women Development & Empowerment Project Assisted by the World Bank & IFAD hereinafter referred to as Swashakti Project. Currently Uttarakhand Mahila Samekit Vikas Yojna; "An ambitious initiative of Government of Uttarakhand towards Women Empowerment" being implemented by the Society. Under the scheme all such activities as may be necessary for the socio-economic development, empowerment and promotion of health of women and children shall be carried out. The Society shall function as the State Project Management Unit for the all Projects.


1. To promote entrepreneurship among women.

2. To provide margin money and provide subsidy to individuals, members of societies and other for their trade, business or other economic activities as may be available under any Scheme and to provide financial assistance if and when required by obtaining loans from financial institutions.

3. To identify trades and industries which can be taken up by women and to sponsor feasibility studies of such schemes for the benefit of women entrepreneurs.

4. To make purchase of raw materials, machineries, tools and implements in bulk and to ensure their fair distribution among women entrepreneurs.

5. To undertake marketing activities and set up Sales Emporia in and outside the state.

6. To undertake production activities with a view to provide employment to women and in pursuance of this, set up workshops and other production units.

7. To conduct training programmes to promote talent among women & children.

8. To promote literacy among women & Children and to undertake programmes for the general development and promotion of education among women & children.

9. To undertake any legal actions that may be necessary to ensure the fulfillment of contracts made between the Society and others.

10. To incur expenditure as per the guidelines of the various schemes.

11. To prepare annual report and accounts of the society.



2. P.GUNAVATHY, Sr.Lecturer English.