ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Microcredit: The Promise of SHGs

The Promise of SHGs There has been considerable rethinking on the impact and potential of self-help groups (SHGs) on rural poverty and the empowerment of women since the Grameen Bank first pioneered the concept in 1979. No doubt SHGs have provided members with ready access to credit where networks are strong and, because they encourage women

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