OIKKO Foundation is driven by the motto
SME FOR DEVELOPMENT
OIKKO unofficially commenced its activities from May 1, 2014 on the auspicious occasion of International Labour Day. The organization started its foremost actions with the grassroot level research, information collection and launch of “Bhagyalakshmi – SME Bangladesh”, the first ever SME television program of Bangladesh aired on the renowned private satellite TV channel, Channel i. The program is now being broadcast as “Uddokta (Entrepreneur)”.
As a non-profit organization, OIKKO has been acting relentlessly to build an identity of prominence for the SME entrepreneurs of Bangladesh. Their traditional and digital training, capacity building, merchandise production and production efficiency building have been the core work areas of this organization. National and international display and promotion of SME products, establishment of online marketplaces, increasing online sales, planning and creating 491 upazila digital SME product experience outlet have been continuous concentration of OIKKO.
Oikko works to develop
National and international display and promotion of SME products, establishment of online marketplaces, increasing online sales, planning and creating new markets along with publishing and promoting the campaigns have been continuous concentration of OIKKO.
OIKKO aims to create a nourished workplace for both female and male SME entrepreneurs and their workforce to ensure their well being both physically and mentally; to increase employment rate and ensure the sustainability for the growth of SME industry of Bangladesh.
Traditional and digital training, merchandise production and production efficiency building have been the core areas of the organization’s work scopes.
Working closely with SME entrepreneur culture and development activities, OIKKO aspires to be a partner in the formation of “Shonar Bangla”. We participate in the policy making of SME industry of Bangladesh through providing opinions, feedback and field level experiences.