The program aims to empower innovators and entrepreneurs across the country by enabling them to have access to the innovation ecosystem in 22 scheduled languages by the Government of India.
It has been launched by Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog.
Task force: To build the necessary capacity for the VIP, AIM has identified and will be training a Vernacular Task Force (VTF) in each of the 22 scheduled languages.
Each task force comprises of vernacular language teachers, subject experts, technical writers, and the leadership of regional Atal Incubation Centers (AICs).
Vernacular Innovation Program strengthens the design and innovation capabilities of Indian communities, thereby assisting local entrepreneurs, artisans and innovators to seamlessly assimilate the knowledge cum technical materials that AIM will develop.
This would assist India in building a strong local network of design experts and innovation practitioners.
Instruction in vernacular languages can boost inclusivity in higher education and potentially boost innovation. Examine. (150 Words)
Introduce by giving data on students enrolled in higher education in India
Enumerate how vernacular language can help in higher education
Enumerate the challenges of teaching in vernacular language