India, Oct. 17 -- Startup ecosystem is a tough ecosystem to access for any individual, with multiple barriers and hurdles. While for most entrepreneurs, money is the biggest hurdle when starting a new business, for women, that's just one of the many stumbling blocks that they face.

From limited access to investment to discriminating socio-cultural norms and beliefs, women have to go through an added round of scrutinyin their entrepreneurial journeys.

In this day and age, when economic empowerment remains a primary goal for institutions and organisations, it is important to acknowledge that enabling women entrepreneurship is a pathway to enhance women's economic empowerment and social wellbeing, leading to better realisation of overall s...