In India, micro-business units let entrepreneurs develop and market green products from their home

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Helping to foster grassroots business is one way that emerging economies are helping all corners of society to contribute to their growing GDPs. While Brazil's Eu que Fiz scheme has traveled to women in favelas to train them in food business management, a new initiative from India-based social venture Innovation eXperience is offering entrepreneurs kitted-out workstations to create eco electronic products, as well as the training and finance to market them. Inventors and product designers in the Kerala region will be able to register for the to receive one of the distributed micro-manufacturing units (DMUs) — workstations that include the…

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