Niti Aayog launches enterpreneurship platform for women
Niti Aayog has launched a platform for women to build their enterprises. The Women Entrepreneurship Platform ( WEP) aims to build an ecosystem where women do not face any gender-related issues.
WEP has teamed up with Nasscom, SIDBI, FICCI, CII, apart from companies like Facebook that will provide credits, ShopClues will mentor 12 budding women entrepreneurs for a year. Moreover, the platform has also partnered with DICE which will provide a fund of Rs 10 crore through its accelerator, Digital Leadership Institute that will provide free training to 1000 women, Mann Deshi foundation that will allow women entrepreneurs to call on a helpline number for advice in digital literacy.