NITI Aayog to launch the 4th Edition of WTI Awards

Highlights:

  • NITI Aayog launched the 4th Edition of Women Transforming India (WTI) Awards.
  • The WTI Awards is being organized in collaboration with the United Nations to recognize women entrepreneurs from across India.
  • This year’s theme is ‘Women and Entrepreneurship’, in continuation of the theme for WTI Awards 2018.
  • WhatsApp collaborated with NITI Aayog for WTI Awards 2019. 
  • The main aim is to provide support amounting to US$100,000 to the award winners.
  • The Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is a Government of India initiative by NITI Aayog to promote and support aspiring as well as established women entrepreneurs in India, assist and handhold them in their journey from starting to scaling up and expanding their ventures.
NITI Aayog:
  • The NITI Aayog is a policy think tank of the Government of India.
  • It was established with the aim to achieve Sustainable Development Goals and to enhance cooperative federalism by fostering the involvement of State Governments of India in the economic policy-making process using a bottom-up approach.