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Contributions to National Missions/ GoI Ministerial Missions

Mission Clean India (Swachch Bharat; NamamiGange – Clean Ganga)

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On Oct 2, 2015 (the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi), PM Narendra Modi launched the Swachch Bharat (Clean India) mission. Source: http://www.narendramodi.in/pm-launches-swachh-bharat-abhiyaan-6697 Concerned ministries: Rural (http://sbm.gov.in/sbm_new/); Urban (https://swachhbharaturban.gov.in/ISNAHome.aspx )

The Government of India has also announced the Clean Ganga project or NamamiGange (National Mission for Clean Ganga) under the auspices of the Swachch Bharat Abhiyan –Rural. Source: https://nmcg.nic.in ; http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=124147

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The Venture Center and its incubatee companies are contributing to the Swachch Bharat Abhiyan. Examples include:

  • Noble Exchange, an incubatee company, operates food waste management plants for Bengaluru and Pune cities.
  • ShashwatOorja is focused on biogas technologies in rural settings.
  • VIVIRA is an innovative company building devices to improve effluent treatment plans in various industries.
  • During 2016, Venture Center hopes to launch a Social Innovation Immersion Programme on Sanitation. See Venture Center’s campaign site at http://www.venturecenter.co.in/campaigns/sanitation/

 

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