Bhubaneswar: FICCIFLO Bhubaneswar chapter under its Village Industry Transformation (VIT) Initiative had organised a webinar, ‘Live talk with the Shakti behind the Rural Women’, on July 23,2021.
The aim of this session was to throw lights on all the programs and initiative undertaken by Mission Shakti and FLO to promote Rural Women Entrepreneurship at every stage and establish proper linkages between rural to urban women & the way forward.
Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Mission Shakti, Sujata R Karthikayen, IAS was the keynote speaker, who spoke about the formation and objectives of ‘Mission Shakti’ and its role to socially and economically empower the rural women.
Further, Dharitri Patnaik, Past Chair of FICCIFLO Bhubaneswar chapter, explained and discussed various activities accomplished to holistically address all the challenges under the village adoption program of FICCIFLO Bhubaneswar chapter during her tenure of chairmanship, in association with Humara Bachpan Trust, a NGO advocating for safety and development of women and child.
According to FICCIFLO Bhubaneswar chapter Chairperson, CS Sunita Mohanty, ‘FICCI Ladies Organisation’s highest priority is to help woman achieve financial independence hence webinar like these are very important and inspiring’.
The webinar was attended and appreciated by more than 100 viewers. It was organized and moderated by Sonal N More, Secretary FICCIFLO Bhubaneswar & FLO VIT Initiative Head and Sonali Mohanty, FLO VIT Initiative Head, Bhubaneswar.