Rashida Begum

Ashoka Fellow
Howrah District, West Bengal, India
Fellow Since 1982
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
Related TopicsCooperatives, Income generation, Business & Social Enterprise


This profile was prepared when Rashida Begum was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1982.
Rashida Begum's difficult early life motivated her to help the virtually powerless women of India improve their economic and social status.
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