Innovative Practice 2021 on Inclusive Employment and ICT
Fast-growing café chain with a majority of employees with disabilities
MITTI is an Indian social enterprise that provides hospitality and catering training as well as employment opportunities for adults with disabilities. It runs accessible cafés established on the premises of educational institutions and private sector companies in Karnataka, West Bengal, and Orissa states. As of 2020, there are 13 MITTI Cafés that are managed and staffed by 116 employees with all kinds of disabilities. The organization is constantly looking for partners to open up new cafés.
“Development is inclusive when people have sustainable livelihoods and a life with dignity.”
|Name of Innovative Practice:||MITTI Café|
|India – Karnataka, West Bengal, Orissa|
|Sub-Category||A project of the Business Sector|