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4th Edition of WTI Awards Launched by NITI Aayog

Current context: NITI Aayog in collaboration with the United Nations, has launched the Fourth Edition of Women Transforming India (WTI) Awards in New Delhi on 9th August 2019.
4th Edition of WTI Awards Launched by NITI Aayog 
  • The WTI Awards was initiated in 2016 and recognises stories of exemplary women from across India.
  • The theme for the World Transforming India Awards 2019 is “Women and Entrepreneurship”.
  • For WTI Awards 2019, Whatsapp has collaborated with the WEP to provide support equivalent to $100,000 to the winners.
  • WTI Awards is a flagship initiative of NITI Aayog to celebrate the power of women and give recognition to their efforts for the society.
  • The theme of WTI 2019 is in continuation with the theme of WTI 2018 that recognised women entrepreneurs for breaking stereotypes of male entrepreneur culture.

Question: 

Q.1 Women Transforming India Awards is a flagship initiative of___?
a. Women and Child Development Ministry
b. NITI Aayog
c. Female Empowerment and Development Association (FEDA)
d. Gender and Development Association (GDA)
4th Edition of WTI Awards Launched by NITI Aayog 4th Edition of WTI Awards Launched by NITI Aayog Reviewed by Neha Verma on August 10, 2019 Rating: 5

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