Problems And Prospects Of Self Help Groups Micro Enterprise Activities And Its Impact On Empowerment With Reference To Tamil Nadu

  • Dr. R. Suresh* , Dr. B. Venkateswara Prasad*


Micro enterprise is an efficient tool for social and economic upliftment in rural India. Micro enterprises are inherent part of a deliberate action plan for securing the balanced development of the empowerment of the economy of the weaker women. SHGs play a significant role in bringing desirable changes in rural economy by initiating a micro level business. Self Help Group members are operating grocery and kirana shops for the last so many years. In addition to NGOs collaboration with SHGs as channel partners to meet the growing demands of the distant rural areas attracted attention of many because of its prospective growth.  This study also explored the literature survey and the insights of previous studies undertaken by researchers, as it is conducted for SHG members involved in business The study analyzed the performance and problems of SHG members in business, it analyses the overall satisfaction of on empowerment outcomes.