Ujjwala is a social enterprise that aims to address the gender gap in the economic landscape of Bangladesh. The organization advances the agenda of women empowerment through the following solutions :
# Skill-based training that creates more sustainable women-led enterprises and greater job opportunities for women
# Growth strategy and operational improvement support to help women entrepreneurs scale up their business
# Mental Health training for self-confidence boosting and better customer orientation & servicing
# Networking opportunities to help budding women entrepreneurs and professionals receive guidance and mentoring from experienced leaders in their industry
Ujjwala has both its incubator cell and training hub (with built-in Lodging & Boarding facility) located in Dhaka. It also reaches women entrepreneurs and professionals outside of Dhaka through mobile training centers located in each of the divisions of Bangladesh.
In its initial phase, Ujjwala will be focused upon building the capability of women entrepreneurs and professionals in the Beauty and Grooming arena, with the goal to gradually expand into other growth oriented service sectors of Bangladesh.
The training curriculum encompasses a unique 360 degree approach that comprehensively addresses the development needs of women entrepreneurs and professionals operating in the economic landscape of Bangladesh.