There will be an emphasis on awareness of online safety
The fund will be used to raise awareness of the safety of women, small businesses, senior citizens and the LGBTQIA+ community. Sanjay Gupta, Vice President and Head, Google India said that India is moving towards becoming a truly digital economy. But during this time online security also becomes important.
Security is also important with the digital economy
Google said that all these efforts are aimed at strengthening the country’s growing digital economy against cyber threats. Google said it will organize a multi-city cyber security roadshow to raise around 100,000 developers, IT and startup professionals across the country. The company also announced a multilingual user awareness campaign supported by the Ministry of IT and Digital India Corporation to encourage internet users to adopt best practices for safety digital transactions.