0
General

Google launches USD 25 mln challenge for projects supporting women

Monday 8 March 2021 | 10:38 CET | News
Google has marked International Women's Day by announcing USD 25 million in total funding for nonprofits and social organisations around the world that are working to advance the economic empowerment of women and girls. Above all, a global Google.org Impact Challenge for Women and Girls has been launched to back "innovative projects that support women and girls" or "bold ideas that will transform economic opportunities for women and girls". Applicants have until 09 April to submit ideas and grant recipients will also receive mentoring from Googlers, ad grants and additional support to bring

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Google
Countries: India / World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Google to invest INR 1.3 bln to support India during COVID crisis

Published 26 Apr 2021 08:42 CET | India
Google has announced an INR 1.35 billion (approximately USD 18 million) in new funding for India. This includes two grants from ...

Google announces more job training opportunities in EMEA

Published 12 Mar 2021 12:35 CET | World
Google is expanding 'Grow with Google' job-training opportunities in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), delivered in ...

Altibox's Hausken comes 3rd among Norway's top 50 tech women on International Women's Day

Published 08 Mar 2021 15:05 CET | Norway
Norwegian organisation for women in the technology sector ODA and national enterprise confederation (NHO) knowledge and ...

Google trekt USD 25 miljoen uit voor economische positie van vrouwen en meisjes

Published 08 Mar 2021 11:43 CET | World
Google heeft Internationale Vrouwendag als moment gekozen om USD 25 miljoen aan totale financiering aan te kondigen voor ...

Nothing gets Google Ventures funding, to launch wireless earbuds this summer

Published 09 Feb 2021 15:33 CET | World
Nothing, the start-up created by OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei, has raised USD 15 million in new funding from GV, Google's venture ...

Google offers USD 10 mln in support for Kenya's post Covid-19 recovery

Published 29 Jan 2021 14:45 CET | Kenya
Google has announced a USD 10 million package to support Kenya's post Covid-19 recovery efforts. Google's CEO Sundar Pichai ...

Google invests in Indian courier startup Dunzo

Published 19 Jan 2021 16:28 CET | India
Indian courier startup Dunzo has raised USD 40 million in funding from existing investor Google, after seeing a surge in usage ...

TIM to build Google Cloud region at Milan, Turin data centres

Published 29 Dec 2020 14:58 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia (TIM) has signed an agreement with Google to build a Google cloud region in the data centres run by TIM in Milan ...

Google invests in Indian start-ups Glance, VerSe Innovation

Published 22 Dec 2020 13:43 CET | India
Google has announced two new investments, one in Glance, an Indian start-up part of SoftBank-backed InMobi Group, and another in ...

Orange Spain teams up with Google for 5G startup challenge

Published 09 Dec 2020 15:36 CET | Spain
Orange Spain has joined forces with Google to launch a competition inviting developers and startups to come up with new 5G ...

Google invites MENA start-ups to apply for accelerator programme

Published 30 Nov 2020 13:53 CET | Middle East
Google is inviting applications in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) for its first Google Accelerator for Business Startup ...