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Women form only 25% of India's workforce against 49% globally: Wadhwani Foundation

CNBC TV18 | 19/11/2020 11:12 PM | Click to read full article

India’s growing entrepreneurial landscape has left behind women and these entrepreneurs should be provided with a support system comprising an integrated policy framework with equal focus on rural India, said the organisation.

Leveraging India's vast talent pool of women and not allowing it to be frittered away, especially at a time when businesses are facing a severe talent crunch could be transformational for the Indian economic economy and job creation, it said.