Welcome to Udhyami Utthan (UU)

Udhyami Utthan (UU) is an entrepreneurship empowerment initiative by EMERGE & Thulo.Com. After the successful completion of the ‘MA-UDHYAMI’ campaign under the project  “Revitalizing Women’s Businesses Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic”, in 2020; EMERGE and Thulo.Com have once again partnered to build a sustainable initiative that empowers entrepreneurs irrespective of the size of the business, type of products produced and ethnicity. 

With our joint initiative, we are leveraging the support of development partners and the corporate sector in Nepal to make a visible impact on the empowerment of entrepreneurs with socio-economic development as the end goal. 

 Key objectives: 

  • ➜ To be directly involved in the sales & marketing activities of the products/services created by the member MSMEs.
  • ➜ To provide appropriate tools & technologies for their operations, management and growth.
  • ➜ To create a UU MSMEs Development Fund which will help in the sustainability & growth of the members.
  • ➜ To partner with banks & financial institutions in the country & donor agencies globally to provide formal financing as aid, loans and equity investment to members.
  • ➜ To organize/manage events, workshops and training for those members on digital literacy and sales & marketing skills.

Prerequisites to be a UU member:



Enterprise for Management, Economic Reform and Gender Equality (EMERGE) is a multi-disciplinary consulting and capacity-building enterprise based in Kathmandu, Nepal. EMERGE firmly believes in the power of ideas and their translation into actions for creating a lasting impact. With Global Goals as the key guiding principle of the enterprise, poverty eradication, gender equality, environmental conservation, and governance are the crosscutting issues that are assigned the highest priority in terms of its thematic focus. Currently, it provides four types of services: Knowledge creation; Consultancy and advisory; Capacity building; and Dialogue and engagement. More details can be found at http://www.emergenepal.com/


Started in 2016 as a Thulo Group company, Thulo.Com is one of the leading e-commerce marketplaces in Nepal, co-founded by a women entrepreneur. With innovative tools and technologies, Thulo.Com always focuses on providing the right platform on the internet for Nepalese sellers to reach the right and wider national and international market. It has 50k+ products for customers to choose from, order online/through telephonic support, pay digitally or cash-on-delivery, and get prompt delivery right at their feasible locations all over Nepal. With 38k+ registered users and 12+ daily visitors, Thulo.Com reaches its customers through its website, mobile apps (Android, IOS), official social media accounts, phone support, web 2 chat support, search engine, events, and traditional media activities. For more information, please visit https://thulo.com/