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KIIT-TBI’s commitment to transparency, accountability, performance and social responsibility is outlined and reflected by the impact of KIIT-TBI’s programs and achievements, focussing on Corporate Social Responsibilities and Women Technology Parks. The various activities conducted by KIIT-TBI with a specific focus on our operations to establish and grow sustainable WTPs. In each of these areas we have been fortunate to have been associated with amazing start-ups, innovators, entrepreneurs and ecosystem partners.
In future years, we will widen the assurance scope of this report to include further key performance data. This gives our stakeholders the opportunity to compare our year-on-year performance. It also accounts for our progress against our long-standing commitments. This report helps describe how we continue to deliver, over and above the expectations of our partners.
5 SUCCESSFUL PROJECTS
With the assistance from the Department of Science and Technology, Women Tech Park was established in Chikiti Block of Ganjam District, in the year of 2017 with the effective assistance of CISD to encourage Women for capacity building and economic upliftment by establishing micro enterprises completely led by Local women in that area. So far 1225 women have been trained with the manufacturing of 3 Layer Biodegradable Mask, BioDegradable Paper Plate, Biodegradable Sanitary Pad, Incenstick, LED Bulb, Millet Based Noodles, Mushroom farming, Organic Phenyle under WTP Chikiti in different batches. And 10 Micro Enterprises are successfully functioning.
Women Tech Park was established in Jagatsinghpur Dist. In the year of 2019 with the effective assistance of Paradeep Phosphate Limited. to encourage Women for capacity building and economic upliftment by establishing micro enterprises completely led by Local women in that area.
So far more than 500 women have been trained with the manufacturing of Bio-Degradable Saniatry Pad, Incenstick, Mushroom farming, and Organic Phenyle under WTP in different batches. The women enterprenures are provide intensive training on Saniatry Pad manufacturing, Quality Control and Hygiene on Saniatry pad and Digal Marketting. So far one Micro Enterprise functioning from 2021 successfully on production of Bio Degradable Sanitary Napkin earning revenue of morethan 10,000 rupees per Month.
Women Tech Park was established in the Koida Block of Sundergarh Dist. In the year 2017 with the effective assistance of S.N Mohanty Group to encourage Women for capacity building and economic upliftment by establishing micro-enterprises completely led by Local women in that area. So far more than 650 SHG women have been trained in the manufacturing of 3 Layer Bio-Degradable Mask, Leaf Plate, LED Bulb, Millet Based Noodles, Organic Phenyle, and Hand Sanitiser under WTP Koida in different batches. Also, they got training on Digital Marketing and also connected with national Level wholesalers via MarketMirchi.com. Currently, SHGs are earning more than 7000 per month by Phenyl manufacturing. A new micro-enterprise was established for Millet Based Noodles production and Leaf Plate Making.
Women Tech Park was established in the Raikia Block of Kandhamal Dist. In the year 2023 with the effective assistance of HDFC Bank to encourage Women for capacity building and economic upliftment by establishing micro-enterprises completely led by Local women in that area.So far more than 2500 SHG women have been connected and 700+ SHG women been trained in the manufacturing of LED Bulb, Millet Based Noodles, Natural Tooth Brush making and different Value-added products from sweet potato under WTP Kandhamal in different batches. Also, they got training on Digital Marketing and exposure to differ market areas in Kandhamal District. Currently, 16 Micro enterprises are functioning with constant monitoring of WTP Kandhamal.
Women Tech Park Jharsuguda was established in June 2023 with the effective assistance from Vedanta CSR to set up a biodegradable sanitary napkin unit with the help of SHG women. KIIT TBI, as technical agency to Vedanta CSR funded ‘Saukham’ brand of biodegradable low-cost sanitary pads project, is responsible to deploy eco-friendly technology, provide training to community women,create awareness, build market connect and sales pipeline, and make the unit financially sustainable.We have already completed technology deployment, training to 25 SHG women and started production. In October 2023, we started product promotion, menstrual hygiene sensitization and biodegradable low-cost sanitary napkin awareness camps at multiple places – in Jharsuguda Women’s College, Adarsh Govt Girls High School Belpahar, DAV School Jharsuguda and in 25 villages with SHG women. Free samples of sanitary pads were distributed to adolescent girls and women.
Key Sectors for CSR Support
- Capacity Building Programs and Skill Development Programs including Hands-on Technology Trainings
- Programs for Informing and Educating Entrepreneurs
- Impact Investment in Interesting Startups
- Supporting New Ventures for Development and Access to Latest Technologies
- Fellowship Programs for Finding Solutions to Pertinent Problem Statements (As per the requirement of the sponsor organization)
- WASH Programs
- IMPACT Studies
- Rural Empowerment and Economic Development