Invisible Entrepreneurs: How to empower women behind the craft

While 50 percent of workers in these artisan sectors are women, 71 percent of these women are not literate. With limited technical knowledge and business expertise, women are not able to take well-informed risks to scale their businesses. LEAD at Krea University conducted a study with 800 entrepreneurs across four districts in Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu, and identified four key barriers that keep women from scaling their businesses.