2023 Recap: Lookback at the 5 Most Read Articles of the Year
By: WE Staff | Friday, 15 December 2023
In 2023, Women Entrepreneur India's diverse landscape has seen a surge in articles addressing the unique experiences and challenges faced by women, revealing their aspirations, triumphs, and struggles.
The most-read articles of 2023 highlight the evolving roles, expectations, and dreams of women in India, challenging and redefining societal norms to promote inclusivity and progressive narratives. Top trending articles explore Indian women's experiences in education, career, health, and socio-cultural dynamics, discussing gender equality, women's representation, achievements, and resilience. Explore these digital pages promoting women's empowerment, discussing education, gender equality, and breaking barriers in traditionally male-dominated fields, highlighting the diverse challenges and opportunities faced by women in India. The Women Entrepreneur India team brings to you the 5 most read articles of 2023 that engaged a great number of readers.
The recently concluded G20 Summit 2023 had the global spotlight shining on India. Also known as the Group of Twenty Summit, it is an annual international forum for government leaders from 19 countries and the European Union to congregate and discuss matters of concern.
This year, the 18th G20 meeting was hosted by India. Held in the Bharat Mandapam International Exhibition-Convention Centre, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 9 September to 10 September 2023, the G20 Summit India was presided over by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.
Journalism is the fourth pillar of democracy and journalists are the custodians of truth. Of late, India has seen a rise in independent journalism since it plays a crucial role in India's current media landscape. Devoid of association with prominent media groups, independent journalists present news without any bias. The country today is home to several fiery independent woman journalists who are at the forefront of bringing the truth to their countrymen. Independent women journalists in India offer diverse perspectives, focus on gender-related issues, break stereotypes, bring out women's voices to society, point out the higher authorities if accountable, and contribute to media dynamics. Their presence is essential for fostering a more informed, inclusive, and equitable society.
A recent study has revealed that among major APAC countries, India has the widest gender wealth gap, standing at a daunting 64 percent.
Despite the many roadblocks faced by women the world over and in India, several women have proven themselves in the business world to have become ‘wealthy’. These women billionaires are role models for females around the world to aspire to greatness.
Forbes releases its list of "The World's Billionaires" every year which includes the world’s richest people. Forbes has released its list for 2023 as well. The list has seen a spike in comparison to the past year; 169 people were included in the list. The list also comprises a historic high in the number of Indian Billionaires this year.
Cricket is the language of the game. It is considered to be the festival season when IPL, Test Matches, ODIs, and T20 World Cup are going on, especially in India. People get excited to watch their favorite teams and members of the respective teams playing on the fields. Speaking of the events, the most recent and upcoming tournament that is approaching is the Women's Premier League (WPL). People of India and worldwide have geared up their seats to view the greatest tournament of the year. It is the first time that the Women's Cricket team of India will be on the field for WPL.
People are also excited to watch out for the top players of the Indian team who are all-rounders and have a good potential for a win. It is a bit difficult to list down the names as every female cricket player on the Indian team is phenomenal.
India's financial landscape is undergoing a significant transformation as women become key architects of change in the microfinance sector, promoting financial inclusion, empowerment, and resilience, and transforming the narrative of sustainable impact. The Women microfinance firms offer a unique approach to financial inclusion, combining financial support, mentorship, skill development, and community-building initiatives to support women entrepreneurs in small-scale businesses.