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626 INDIAN SPICES MAKING TRAINING FOR SLUM WOMEN

posted Jun 2, 2019, 4:33 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Jun 2, 2019, 4:33 AM ]
Koregaon Park (Pune), 31-May-2019: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS) Koregaon Park, organized a five-days training workshop during 27 to 31 May 2019 on ‘Indian Spices Making’ as a business activity. 17 women from the slums of the city participated in this training workshop. This training programme was held under the aegis of ‘Women Empowerment Project’ supported by Manos Unidas, Spain.

Ms. Nilima Chandare (Staff-DBDS) was the resource person. She taught 10 types of spice making which included Kanda-Lahsun Masala, Sambar Masala, Sunday Special Masala, Pulav Masala, Tea Masala, Goda Masala, Chat Masala, Chole Masala, Kutchi- Dabeli Masala and Garam Masala. This training also included a session by Mr Nagsen Chavan (Staff-DBDS) on production, marketing, costing, budgeting, pricing and brand building of spice products.

The participants learnt the production process and the business management lessons with great enthusiasm and were very positive on starting their own spice making business. At the conclusion of the training Ms Jyoti Sonawana (Staff-DBDS) recapitulated the learnings and presented the vote of thanks.