The Academy aims to be the “go to” institution for skills training for poverty reduction programmes especially in development microfinance , linking households to socio-economic resources, enterprise development , basic ICT’s and taking digitisation to the rural poor. This training will be availed to the WDB Trust employees, the programme beneficiaries, stakeholders and local communities,
- To provide the Trust , other development MFI’s and NPO’s serving poor rural communities with an appropriately skilled pool of workers.
- To provide learning and development opportunities aligned to the WDB Trust employees career paths as a retention mechanism;
- To develop strategic partnerships focusing with the ones that are already accredited.