Aiming to promote the spirit of entrepreneurship among tribal youths, NITI Aayog in association with US government is hosting India’s first Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit in insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, which is scheduled to be starting today.
The summit to be inaugurated by Minister of State for Science and Technology YS Chowdhary is a part of 8th Global Entrepreneurship Summit being held in India.
According to officials, the move is going to inspire and inculcate the spirit of entrepreneurship in tribal youth. This ensures yet another step towards tribal-centric sustainable and inclusive development.
The summit will see the participation of tribal entrepreneurs from various sectors across the country and abroad. The summit will be addressed by eminent speakers from NITI Aayog, health and agri-pharma sectors.
The summit not only provides a platform to tribal youth but also addresses the issues faced by the tribal community in pragmatic and progressive ways.