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FLIPKART, NITI AAYOG COLLABORATE TO ENHANCE WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP PLATFORM

FLIPKART, NITI AAYOG COLLABORATE TO ENHANCE WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP PLATFORM

Context

To enhance community experience for women entrepreneurs in India, Flipkart and NITI Aayog have come together to launch the revamped Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP).

Details

  • The platform is a unified access portal which brings together women from different parts of India to realise their entrepreneurial aspirations.
  • The new version will also include an additional feature to offer mentorship to the women mentees with specific knowledge concerning a problem area through a dedicated online mechanism facilitated under FICCI-FLO's Empowering the Greater 50% mission.
  • The Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is a unified access portal and a first of its kind.

About NITI Aayog:

  • NITI Aayog is a Government agency for formulating policies and was established in 2015 to replace the Planning Commission.
  • Chairperson: Prime Minister
  • Vice Chairperson: Rajiv Kumar
  • CEO: Amitabh Kant

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