All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and International institution of Waste Management (IIWM) will jointly organize the Waste Management Accelerators for Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs (WAVE) Summit 2019 on November – December 2019 at Malaviya National Institute of Technology in Jaipur, India. Based on the theme “Make Your Own Bag”, the summit will inspire the next generation of women to be empowered. The conclave is being expected to motivate more than 5,000 aspiring women students to take up income generation activity and entrepreneurship in waste management through making a business out this unique concept.
As a part of the event, about 5,000 women from AICTE approved institutes from all over India will make pre-standardized eco-friendly reusable cloth carry bags from waste cut-piece cloth materials from the garment industry. This “Make Your Own Bag” activity will promote the concept of waste management principle of 3 R’s (Reduce, Recycle and Reuse).