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Jagriti Yatra

As Jagriti Yatra's founder, I'm thrilled to announce our strategic partnership with Startup20 and G20. Join us now and be part of reshaping India's entrepreneurial landscape. Applications open! Together, let's shape the future of entrepreneurship and make a lasting impact on our communities.

Mr. Shashank Mani

Founder - Jagriti Yatra, Jagriti
Enterprise Centre Purvanchal

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About Us

A 15-year-old initiative, Jagriti Yatra is leading a unique movement of ‘BUILDING INDIA THROUGH ENTERPRISE’ focused on Middle India (Tier 2/3 India).

In 2023, Jagriti Yatra and G20 Startup20 have partnered to accelerate the movement of entrepreneurship globally.

A non-profit initiative, Jagriti Yatra is a 14-day, 8000-km entrepreneurship train journey to inspire youth to become entrepreneurs. It has been running since 2008, impacting 7500+ youth from India and 23 countries globally. It focuses on Tier 2 and Tier 3 districts of India, (what is termed Middle India), and it is also creating an enterprise ecosystem in Eastern UP.

Refined over years, Jagriti Yatra is an innovation that been running for 15 years and has been replicated successfully in four other countries. Today, “Yatris” (Travelers) are a growing community of entrepreneurs in India and abroad.

Designed in an experiential format, Jagriti Yatra will give you unique insights into understanding Inclusive Entrepreneurship by immersing yourself in India of small towns and villages in company of 450 other participants, providing a unique learning and networking forum.

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Jagriti Sewa Sansthan and Startup 20 proudly announce Jagriti Startup20 G20 Yatra 2023, an extraordinary train journey dedicated to promoting inclusive entrepreneurship in India and spreading the message of Startup 20 nationally and globally. This initiative focuses on the objectives of the G20 and invites 70-100 international delegates to engage with experts and leaders, working on case studies and projects related to G20 priorities. The Yatra creates a powerful global narrative, supporting startups and fostering synergies among corporates, investors, innovation agencies, ecosystem enablers, and startups themselves. Collaboration and collective effort are key to achieving remarkable results.

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Jagriti Yatra will be experince for G20 that will promote India as the capital of inclusive enterprise.

Participants will gain exposure to the international startup ecosystem, acquiring insights into inclusive practices and global networking. This opportunity expands horizons, fosters learning from diverse perspectives, and facilitates cross-border connections. During the 14-day program, startups and aspiring entrepreneurs have the opportunity to network, collaborate, and receive actionable guidance. The focus is on building enabler capacities, identifying funding gaps, enhancing employment opportunities, and aligning with the SDGs for an inclusive ecosystem.


Join us for a wide-range of experiences to foster, nurture and actualize the spirit of entrepreneurship



Impact Summary

Jagriti Yatra has been executed successfully since 2008 and has impacted the lives of more than 7000+ Yatris till 2021 yatra

Total number of Yatris

7000+ | Youth trained through Jagriti Yatra

Enterprises Created

28% Entrepreneurs | These 28% turned into entrepreneurs after participating in the Jagriti Yatra

41% Entrepreneurs | 41% of these enterprises have completed 3 years and are in the scale-up phase.

Influence of the Yatra

10% respondents | 10% of the respondents consider the Yatra as a "significant influence" in their personal & professional lives.

The Yatra has had an above average impact on the decision making & communication skills, and the overall confidence of the Yatris.

Effectiveness of Jagriti Yatra Network

89% Yatris | 89% of the Yatris found the Jagriti Yatra Network to be above average.

Nature of Enterprises

83% | For-profit enterprises 17% | Non-profit enterprises


For-profit enterprises

62% Enterprises | have a team size of around 10 people.

73% Entrepreneurs | Reported an annual turnover of over Rs. 10 lakhs.

Not-for-profit enterprises.

20% Enterprises of the not-for-profit enterprises have more than 30 members on their team.

47% Enterprises of the not-for-profit enterprises are funded by family and friends,

27% Enterprises of the not-for-profits have received funding from the government or CSR &institutional agencies, or both.

This is summerised exctract from an independent evaluation report by Impactree in 2016.