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Facebook launches ‘Pragati’ to boost women entrepreneurship


  • Facebook India called for applications for its CSR initiative, Facebook Pragati.
  • The initiative will incubate and accelerate early-stage women-led non-profits that are working to drive women entrepreneurship and to spread awareness and adoption of technology among women in India. 
  • Facebook Pragati will award four grants of up to ₹50 lakh for each non-profit to scale their work.
  • Facebook India, said: “Facebook is an ally for accelerating India’s growth and promoting inclusion is one of our key priorities.