New Initiative – Development Matters http://www.dhan.org/development-matters Monthly Development Update from DHAN Collective Fri, 04 Aug 2017 08:05:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.11 Herbal gatherers – Maruthi Mooligai Producer Company http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/2013/02/herbal-gatherers-maruthi-mooligai-producer-company/ Tue, 12 Feb 2013 04:23:58 +0000 http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/?p=867 Kalanjiam Thozilagam Limited is an initiative of DHAN Foundation formed with the objective of increasing income of the poor through need and context business interventions. The poor people lack adequate business knowledge and support to start up a business initiative which can greatly enhance their livelihood. KTL plays a crucial role in bridging this [...]]]> Farmers New Initiative-Thottam Super Market http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/2013/02/farmers-new-initiative-thottam-super-market/ Thu, 07 Feb 2013 09:40:50 +0000 http://www.dhan.org/development-matters/?p=718 Appropriate price for the produce remains a distant dream for farmers, because of market intermediaries, post production handling and lack of support by the government. To break this trend, DHAN Foundation has facilitated farmers to come together to initiate “Thottam Super market” a grocery cum vegetable shop in OMR road, Sholinganallur, Chennai. . Spread over [...]]]>