Get, Set, Ngo: How non-profit sector is going through remarkable change in India
The non-profit sector is undergoing a remarkable change powered by tech, young entrepreneurs, committed funders. Attention from corporates in order to meet CSR norms has provided additional heft to non-profit entities.
Exporters body keen on value added exports to Japan
FIEO said that Indian exporters should look into value added segment of exports which acc...
Trusts, Self-Help Groups & Non-Profit Institutions may be surveyed annually
The survey will estimate the characteristics of these enterprises...
Soonawala steps down from Tata Trusts on health grounds
Tata Trusts is a string of non-profits and owns 66 percent in the diversified conglomerate Tata Sons .
NGO crackdown has foreign fund inflows plunging 40% since Modi govt era: Report
Over 13,000 non-government organisations have been acted against by the Union home ministry by cancelling their licences.
N/Core tech picks up eight nonprofit startups to incubate
The six-month incubation kickstarts from May 28 in Bangalore, and will support up to 20 organisations during the first year.
AI researchers are making more than $1 million, even at a nonprofit
OpenAI paid its top researcher, Ilya Sutskever, more than $1.9 million in 2016. It paid another leading researcher, Ian Goodfellow, more than $800,000 — even though he was not hired until March of that year.
Eight startups picked for IIMB Non-Profit Incubator
This is a testimony to how the non-profit sector in India is now attracting entrepreneurs looking to find innovative solutions for some of India’s most challenging problems.
Two teenagers developed an app that links volunteers and non-profit organisations
Saaket Jajodia, 17 and his brother, Salil Jajodia, 18, came up with the idea of Donate My Time (DMT), a free mobile app and web-based platform.
N/Core selects 10 non-profit startups for its first cohort
The applicants come from diverse sectors such as agriculture, disaster management, education, employability, energy, financial inclusion, gender equality.
Corporate biggies to back non-profit startups for alleviation of poverty
The Nudge Foundation, as it is called, will offer Rs 10 lakh seed-grant to each selected startup along with an intensive six-month incubation.
Map my city - Nonprofit trains citizens on how to map their areas
“As a future policy maker, this will help me to learn how to present data to governments when talking on issues like urban planning and development,“ Prasad adds.
Two Indian-Americans shortlisted for CNN Hero of the Year award
Samir Lakhani and Mona Patel are among the 10 finalists for the prestigious award.
The Indian government is truly imperfect, but amazing things have happened: Bill Gates
The CSR thing the Indian govt is doing as an experiment... I don’t think there’s any guarantee that the impact per rupee spent is going to be fantastic, Gates said.
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