Dantewada Current Affairs - 2020
India’s first Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit was organised at Dantewada in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh. The summit is part of 8th Global Entrepreneurship Summit being held in India.
The event was organized by National Institute of Transforming India (NITI) Aayog in partnership with Government of United States of America (USA).
Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit in Dantewada was organised with motive to inspire, nurture and promote spirit of entrepreneurship in tribal youth. It aims to ensure another step towards tribal-centric sustainable and inclusive development. The summit saw participation of tribal entrepreneurs from various sectors across country and abroad. It was addressed by eminent speakers from NITI Aayog, health and agri-pharma sectors. The summit not only provided platform to tribal youth but also addressed issues faced by tribal community in pragmatic and progressive ways.