Sectors | ActionPlan
THE 5 R's

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover and Refuse. Sanitation, models to reuse, reduce, recycle and recover waste, technology and digital innovations to substitute manual scavenging and reducing the impact of climate change

FINANCIAL INCLUSION

It is making financial services available to each and everyone, via digital payments, micro-lending, peer to peer lending, etc.” This will include startups aiming at developing policies for financially weak people.

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

Maintaining, or generating energy from cleaner fuels, improving existing solutions, developing sustainable methods and educating people on the same.

AGRICULTURE

70 percent of India’s rural households still primarily depend on agriculture. Thus, we need startups that can aid this large mass of our population.

WATER MANAGEMENT

"According to a recent report of NITI aayog, “21 of the major Indian cities will run out of water by 2020. Thus, this sector will focus on ways to provide and supply clean drinking water.”

EMPLOYABILITY

Our country is facing problems regarding Employability.This sector is for startups that can act as an employment source in rural areas, or for less-educated people.

HEALTH

Seeking Start-Ups tackling malnutrition, providing digital platforms for availing health services, hygiene and sanitation.

WOMEN EMPOWERMENT

Encouraging startups providing regional rights and facilities, security and protection, employment and employability to women, to register under this sector

POLLUTION

“Introducing this sector to come up with technologies that aid people in fighting pollution for the time needed to shift to clean energy fuels” and to improve the existing condition.

EDUCATION

Startups aiming at improving the quality of primary education, creating or prototyping Learning Management Systems (LMS), practical learning aspect of secondary education and enhancing vocational education and other digital innovations.

SECURITY

Startups aiming at increasing the security for online users, creating or prototyping physical or cyber security systems.

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Startups helping in reducing the gap between rural and urban areas by developing the rural areas, in terms of health, poverty, literacy and infrastructure.