AEA and SIDBI partner to promote micro enterprise


Aide et Action has been selected as a Facilitating Agency for the states of Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha for the European Union (EU) funded SWITCH Asia Programme project “Promote Bamboo MSME Clusters for Sustainable Development” implemented by the Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) in partnership with the Foundation for MSME Clusters (FMC), the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) and the Copenhagen Business School (CBS).


Contract Signing at SIDBI Office (From left – Girindra Brahma, AGM, SIDBI; Mr. Ashim Baidya, Manager, SIDBI; Ms. Kankana Borah, AEA and Mrs. Dipjyoti Sundaray, AEA)


AEA has been selected as an Agency for the promotion of Micro Enterprises on Bamboo-based units. Through this 3-year project, AEA will expand its operations to Arunachal Pradesh (North East India). The project is designed to help the local community and other stakeholders collaborate for the promotion of green economy, sustainable growth, economic prosperity and poverty reduction along with mitigation of climate change.