UNIDO - Cluster Development - Expert Network
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Manager - Programmes, with expertise and experience in livelihood
promotion and monitoring & evaluation. I am a specialist in Cluster
Development Initiatives and have worked on multiple projects in
livelihood sector for the difficult & remote stretches that Pragya
works in. I have been involved in need assessments and monitoring
of Pragya projects. Currently I plays a pivotal role in project
implementation, coordinating the efforts of the thematic specialists
and ensures quality control for our extension programs. A post-
graduate in Political Science from Delhi University, India, and MBA in
Marketing & Sales from Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan, India, I have earlier
worked for All India Artisans and Craftworkers Welfare Association
and ICICI Bank Limited.
In which languages could you support a CD project (proficiency level should be adequate so that you could also hold presentations and do trainings in this language)?
In which countries have you worked on CD projects?
Experience in the following areas ...
CSR in a cluster context
Innovation in a cluster context
Cluster based finance schemes
Export Consortia development
Monitoring & Evaluation of CD projects
Gender issues a cluster context
Poverty alleviation through CD
Development of BDS in a cluster context
Energy efficiency in clusters
Cluster policy advisory
worked in min. 2 clusters on the respective issue and or drafted methodological texts on the subject
worked in/managed a project where the respective subject was an issue, but not directly implemented related activities
Have you ever worked as Cluster Development Agent (CDA)?
Have you been trained specifically on the UNIDO CD approach?
Have you ever been employed under a UNIDO cluster development project?
How many clusters have you assisted as a CDA?
In which sectors have you worked on CD projects?
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
Manufacturing of food products
Manufacturing of textiles
Manufacturing of wood products and/or furniture