LabourNet is a social enterprise that enables sustainable livelihoods for disadvantaged people in India.

Basic Information

Bengaluru, Karnataka based LabourNet is a social enterprise based in Bangalore with a clear focus on enabling livelihoods and improving real income wages of the informal sector by improving worker skill and productivity. Labournet believes that education is not a one-time activity but a continuous process, and that every individual should have an opportunity to better education and better livelihoods. LabourNet’s multi-pronged model focuses on differing training requirements of different profiles of individuals – casual workers, manual labourers, housewives, high-level technical experts and entrepreneurs. They focus on formalizing the informal by improving the socioeconomic status of people associated with unorganized value chain. This is achieved through skilling interventions, facilitating wage/ self-employment and entrepreneurship by bringing together all the stakeholders: large, small and medium enterprises, corporates, government, individuals and educational institutions. LabourNet is uniquely poised to create social impact while delivering business value to all stakeholders of the livelihood eco-system. Their solutions are powered by their combined capabilities in employability and entrepreneurship, capacity building, project implementation and impact consulting. Primarily targeted at the corporates, schools, individual and government, their solution stack is backed by their experience and expertise in 28+ sectors and massive scale in over 60+geographic clusters in 23 states and 5 union territories of India. See more

Legal Name

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LabourNet Services India Private Limited

Headquarters

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Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Founding Date

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2008

No. of Employees

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501 to 1000

Core Team

:
1.

Gayathri Vasudevan

Co-Founder & Chairperson

2.

Rajesh Anchiparambil Raveendran

Co-Founder & CEO

Funding

Investors

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1.

Acumen

2.

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

3.

Grassroots Business Fund