The Digital Women Awards 2020 Shortlist for new category COVID Impact
In the face of the global pandemic, many women led businesses have innovated to meet the new needs of the dynamic world we live in. This special category looks at those businesses that are using digital to mitigate impact of COVID or aiding the solutions and innovations to deal with this pandemic.
Digital Women Awards 2020 celebrate women who are choosing digital as a means to turn entrepreneurs. With innovation, tech and digital tools, women are setting up small and scaled business across the digital business spectrum. Women are creating businesses of the future not just with prudence, but also with empathy. Digital Women Awards presented by Google puts the spotlight on ground breaking work of female entrepreneurs.
COVID-19 may offer opportunities for many to go from job seekers to job creators. While it won’t be easy it promises to open new avenues especially of those for remote working models, a shift towards digital versus physical interactions, all of which have the potential to level the playing field, especially for women. As per a Bain survey, women have been quick to react to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Fifty-four percent of the women we interviewed have already changed their business model in response to COVID-19, and another 24% plan to make a change by December.”
Against all odds, women are bringing alive ideas for a new India with breakthroughs in digital and tech, transforming their lives and the nation’s potential. This new entrepreneurial energy is what can take India to the next level and put women at the forefront. Attend the grand finale of the #digitalwomenawards by registering here.
Here’s the shortlist across the newly introduced COVID Impact category for 2020.
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