Prosus launches ‘Social Impact Challenge for Accessibility’ in partnership with Invest India and Soc
Prosus, the global consumer internet group Naspers, announced the launch of the Prosus SoProsus launches ‘Social Impact Challenge for Accessibility’ in partnership with Invest India and Social Alphacial Impact Challenge for Accessibility ,Prosus SICA is a social impact investing challenge where startups with the most innovative solutions in the assistive technology space will compete for an annual grant. Prosus is committing Rs 1,65,00,000 over three years to Prosus SICA, and grants will be awarded to the top three startups each year .
“Indian entrepreneurs are shaping an exciting future and building businesses that address unique societal needs. Prosus would like to support startups in India working on assistive technologies to enhance the lives of persons with disabilities. In addition to financial grants, Prosus, along with our partners, will also provide technical support, mentorship, and business advice. The programme will also bring together two key government campaigns, Digital India and Accessible India,” Aileen O’Toole, Chief People Officer at Prosus said