Last update date 12 November 2021

Description of measure

The Cluster Observatory is a NGO run by the Foundation for Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Entreprises Clusters (FMC), established in 2005. The objective of the Cluster Observatory is to: provide comprehensive online database about clusters in India; bridge the information gap ad cater to the needs of a wide category of audience ranging from policy makers, donors, development institutions, cluster practitioners, research institutions, financial institutions, etc.; facilitate developmental linkages with policy maker and practitioners; help policy makers to undertake informed policy decision; facilitate effectiveness of cluster development initiatives. The Cluster Observatory lists more than 5,000 clusters on their website.

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