Press Coverages

CSIS, Wadhwani Foundation, and Ananta Centre Host Major Economic Dialogue in Washington DC
April 16, 2015 | On: Various Publications
Category: POLICY WF

The Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Wadhwani Foundation, and the Ananta Centre organized an economic conference to assess some of the emerging areas of bilateral economic engagement.  The conference brought together critical experts, both inside and outside of government, to look at the scope for cooperation in key initiatives such as “Make in […]

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NEN : Helping entrepreneurs kick-start
April 13, 2015 | On: New Indian Express
Category: NEN WF

The National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), a part of Wadhwani Foundation, was started by Romesh Wadhwani, almost 12 years ago to help emerging countries create jobs. Recently, the Wadhwani Foundation launched NEN in Malaysia, with Cradle Fund as its strategic partner. NEN will build a structured entrepreneurial ecosystem in the country and create new jobs in […]

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WF - NEN Malaysia Launch
March 25, 2015
Category: NEN WF

The Wadhwani Foundation today launched its National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) aimed at providing a systematic and structured platform for budding entrepreneurs, in the hopes of creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem in the country. The NEN is meant to create and support entrepreneurship that bring in new jobs and has a growing network of over 600 colleges, […]

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Wadhwani Foundation and National Entrepreneurship Network organize a first of its kind ‘Entrepreneurship Education Conclave’
March 12, 2015
Category: NEN WF

With an aim to promote entrepreneurship education in the country, National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), the flagship Initiative of Wadhwani Foundation organized the ‘Entrepreneurship Education Conclave’ at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi on March 12. Follow the links for online coverage: PTI IANS SME Street Wallstanalyst PR Feed News Now News PR India Notes Finalaya Dalal […]

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Wadhwani Foundation to train youth in job skills
10 March, 2015 | On: The Hindu
Category: SDN WF

As majority of literate youth lacked skills for jobs in various sectors Wadhwani Foundation has taken the initiative to impart job-driven interactive video based courses, said the foundation programme managers S. Ratan Kumar and G. Vikram. District committees of the A.P. Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes Association and the Indian Medical Association invited the foundation […]

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Skill development push with private sector participation key demand for budget
February 18, 2015 | On: Business Standard
Category: SDN

A skill development push through participation of private sector is one of the key expectations of the education sector from this year’s budget. To address the gap between the skills that industry requires and the prospective employees possess, industry experts are of the view that skill building should be aided by the private sector. Vidya […]

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Strategic partnership on Skill Development and Entrepreneurship with Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and NSDC
Wadhwani foundation announces strategic partnership with Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, and NSDC
30 January, 2015 | On: Online - Various
Category: NEN POLICY SDN WF

For accelerating Skill Development and Entrepreneurship to National scale, a strategic partnership between Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Wadhwani Foundation and NSDC was announced in New Delhi, in the presence of Hon’ble Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, Founder & Chairman, Wadhwani Foundation and Dilip Chenoy, Managing Director […]

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Romesh Wadhwani: An entrepreneur who knows no higher calling
24 January, 2015 | On: Business Standard
Category: WF

“There is no higher calling than being an entrepreneur. More than being a painter, a sculptor, a dancer, a singer … Entrepreneurs get to create on a very large canvas,” says Dr.Romesh Wadhwani.  Business Standard writes about him and the foundation in this article dated 24th Jan, 2015 http://bit.ly/1JTxeoU

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‘Create more jobs, Silicon Valley style’ - Dr. Ajay Kela interacts exclusively with Hindu Business Line
15 December, 2014 | On: HBL
Category: WF

The photo article is titled, ‘Create more jobs, Silicon Valley style’. The article is littered with our talk-points like, “moving away from buying high and utilising low, to buying low and utilising high”, “making corporates recognize the business value of employing the specially abled” , “mid-skill jobs support middle-class wages in India..” etc. Also, below […]

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