Registrar of Co-Operative Societies
Government of Nagaland

Apex Level - WEAFED Ltd.

The Nagaland Apex Weaver and Artisans Cooperative Federation (WEAFED) Ltd., Dimapur

     Nagaland Apex Weavers & Artisans Cooperative Federation Ltd., Dimapur (WEAFED) is organized under the Department of Cooperation bearing Registration No. NL/01070 dated 16-07-90. The target of this Federation is to promote the handloom and handicraft which have a huge potential in the State. In order to fully tap this potential, WEAFED has been availing financial assistance from the Development Commissioner, Ministry of Textile Government of India for organizing exhibition cum sale coinciding with various festivals of Nagaland.

     WEAFED provides basic economical security to the weaver through sale of finished products and supply of raw materials for handloom and handicrafts cooperatives. WEAFED also organize State Level Mela cum Sales in various parts of the State to enable the weavers and artisans of the State to sell their finished products as well as guide them in availing raw material from various sources. The weavers & artisans are also given an opportunity to participate during the Hornbill Festivals and other national events.

     To facilitate umbrella support to the existing and new ventures, the federation has applied for more financial assistance from the Development Commissioner, Ministry of Textile Government of India through the Directorate of Industries & Commerce for organizing more State Level and District Level Exhibition cum sales.