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Q.  Which cellular services telecom company announced the Mobile for Good Awards 2016 in partnership with NASSCOM foundation?
- Published on 01 Aug 16

a. Vodafone Foundation
b. Airtel Foundation
c. Idea Foundation
d. None of the above

ANSWER: Vodafone Foundation
 
Vodafone Foundation announced the launch of the sixth edition of the Mobile for Good Awards 2016 in partnership with NASSCOM Foundation.
  • Award will recognise and support emerging and innovative mobile solutions from NGOs and for profit enterprises.
  • Government departments that facilitate community empowerment and transform the economy to bring about inclusive growth will also be included.
  • Mobile for Good Awards has evolved as a platform to acknowledge social innovations through mobile and wireless technologies that have created an impact on critical areas of health, governance, agriculture and education.
  • There will be a total grant of INR 90 lakhs for winning non profits in addition to structured mentoring, monitoring and impact assessment from partner institutions.
  • All winning projects will be featured in the Social App Hub a unique platform for social apps.
 

    Discussion

  • CareerRide   -Posted on 04 Aug 16
    Thank you for bringing this to notice, Anita! We have corrected it now!
  • Anita   -Posted on 03 Aug 16
    answer it has been mentioned airtel foundation and in explanation- vodafone foundation..plz kindly chck it...

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