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PIB Summaries 16 July 2022


  1. Mission Shakti scheme
  2. Platform of Platforms (POP)

Mission Shakti Scheme

Focus: GS II- Welfare schemes

Why in News?

Recently, the Ministry of Women and Child Development has issued detailed guidelines for the ‘Mission Shakti’ scheme.

About Mission Shakti

  • Over the course of the 15th Finance Commission, from 2021–2022 to 2025–2026, “Mission Shakti” was introduced.
  • As an umbrella programme for the implementation of women’s protection, security, and empowerment, Mission Shakti is an integrated initiative for women’s empowerment.

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Platform of Platforms (POP)

Focus: GS II- Government policies and Interventions

Why in News?  

Recently, the Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare launched the Platform of Platforms (PoP) under the National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) on the side-lines of the State Agriculture and Horticulture Ministers’ Conference in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

About Platform of Platforms (PoP):

  • e-NAM integrates the platform of Service Providers as “Platform of Platforms” which includes:
    • Composite Service Providers (Service Providers who provide holistic services for trading of agricultural produce including quality analysis, trading, payment systems and logistics)
    • Logistics Service Provider, Quality Assurance Service Provider, Cleaning, Grading, Sorting & Packaging Service Provider, Warehousing Facility Service Provider, Agricultural Input Service Provider, Technology Enabled Finance & Insurance Service Provider
    • Information Dissemination Portal (Advisory Services, crop forecasting, weather updates, capacity building for farmers etc.)
    • Other platforms (e-commerce, international agri-business platforms, barter, private market platforms etc.).

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