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Titan Industries - developing local industry in support of business and philanthropic aims

Author: Article 13, Published on: 1 October 2008

In 1995, Titan began working with local NGO Myrada. Myrada assisted in identifying ways in which the women’s skills and needs could be better matched to the core business of the company...Titan provided training and worked with Myrada to source the necessary equipment...Following early successes the initiative was converted into a privately held company run and owned by the women themselves, supported by further technical training and expertise from Titan. The company was called MEADOW (Management of Enterprise and Development of Women)...The company is now owned by more than 200 women...

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Related companies: Tata Group Titan Industries (joint venture Tata Group & Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation)