Welcome to Industrial Enterprise Development Institute IEDI



1. Entrepreneurship and Business Awareness Workshop: Two workshops on Entrepreneurship and Business Awareness were conducted by IEDI during June, 2010 in Chitwan and Pokhara. These workshops were organized by Yuwa Akakas Under Shtri Shakti (S2), Kathmandu, which is involved in the capacity building activities of youth of rural communities. The objective of the workshop was to make the participants aware with entrepreneurship & business concepts. Altogether fifty-six youths of Chitwan & Pokhara participated these workshops including sixteen male.

2. Workshop on Conflict Resolution, Team Building and Leadership: Two Workshops on Conflict Resolution, Team Building and Leadership Development were carried out by IEDI from August 8-10, 2010 in Birtamod and from August 11-13, 2010 in Itahari respectively. Forty-five staff of Bio-gas Companies and representatives of Nepal Bio-gas Promotion Associaton (NBPA), Itahari attended the workshops. These workshops were organized and conducted under the Local Capacity Building (LCB) program of SNV/Nepal. The workshops were facilitated by Mr. Bishwa Karki as a lead resource person and Mr. Sushil Sharma, as a resource person of IEDI.

3. Follow-up Workshop: A curriculum of Enterprise Education has been implemented in Butwal Technical Institute (BTI) in a pilot basis in joint effort of INCLUDE/GTZ, Canadian Cooperation Office (CCO), Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC), United Mission to Nepal (UMN) and IEDI since 2005. To know the impact of the curriculum and its prospectus, a half day follow-up workshop was organized in BTI on 10 July 2010.The workshop was participated by 17 persons including course teachers, BTI officials, on the job training (OJT) provider entrepreneurs and past and regular students. All the stakeholders participated in the workshop valued the curriculum very positively. They expressed that the level of competency of the students is high as compared to the past students who had not taken the enterprise education course. They have also requested to integrate the curriculum and methodology of Business Start-up Course in the enterprise education syllabus. Also, BTI officials and teachers showed urgent need for refresher course on enterprise education.