World Development Foundation Partner ProgramYou may be anywhere in the world, you can become our partner for working together either in India or your country- Asia, Africa, Europe or USA. Our expertise in broadcasting and media and our strategic low cost solutions shall result in win win situation for all. A brief scenario in India is given below:
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Indian Media and Entertainment industry
The Indian media and entertainment industry is expected to reach around Rs 307,000 core crore (US$ 43.93 billion) by 2024. Media and entertainment Industry is set to expand at a CAGR of 13.5 per cent over 2019-24. In FY19, major segments were television, print and films with a market size of Rs 713 billion (US$ 10.22 billion), Rs 333 billion (US$ 4.76 billion) and Rs 185 billion (US$ 2.62 billion), respectively. They are projected to reach Rs 1025 billion (US$ 14.67 billion), Rs 375 billion (US$ 4.76 billion) and Rs 228 billion (US$ 3.26 billion), respectively in FY22. Indian television market has an opportunity of catering to 100 million homes as 197 million homes out of the total 298 million have TV sets as of 2018.
Digital media & entertainment (M&E) platforms in India grew 13.3 per cent in FY19 to reach Rs 163,100 crore (US$ 23.34 billion), contributing the most to the growth of M&E sector in the country. Indiaâ€™s advertising revenue is projected to reach Rs 1,367 billion (US$ 19.56 billion) in FY24 from Rs 693 billion (US$ 10 billion) in FY19. India's advertisement spending increased to Rs 67,603 crore (US$ 9.67 billion), growing at 11 per cent y-o-y in 2019.
India ranked at 15th in the world in music industry and is expected to enter into the top 10 music markets by 2022.
Indian agriculture and allied sectorsIndia is expected to achieve the ambitious goal of doubling farm income by 2022. The agriculture sector in India is expected to generate better momentum in the next few years due to increased investments in agricultural infrastructure such as irrigation facilities, warehousing and cold storage. Furthermore, the growing use of genetically modified crops will likely improve the yield for Indian farmers. India is expected to be self-sufficient in pulses in the coming few years due to concerted efforts of scientists to get early-maturing varieties of pulses and the increase in minimum support price.Total agricultural exports from India grew at a CAGR of 14.61 per cent over FY10-19 to reach US$ 38.54 billion in FY19. In FY20 (till November 2019) agriculture exports were US$ 22.69 billion.
Indian Education Sector
India has the worldâ€™s largest population of about 500 million in the age bracket of 5-24 years and this provides a great opportunity for the education sector. The education sector in India is estimated at US$ 91.7 billion in FY18 and is expected to reach US$ 101.1 billion in FY19. Number of colleges and universities in India reached 39,931 and 993, respectively in 2018-19. India had 37.4 million students enrolled in higher education in 2018-19. Gross Enrolment Ratio in higher education reached 26.3 per cent in 2018-19. The country has become the second largest market for e-learning after the US. The sector is expected to reach US$ 1.96 billion by 2021 with around 9.5 million users.
Investments/ Recent developments
The total amount of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflow into the education sector in India stood at US$ 3 billion from April to December 2019.
WDF University for SDG2030
WDF University for SG2030 has been alunched with a mission to educate the importance of SDG2030 to world population and to achieve the SDG Goals by providing professional courses for continuing education and lifelong learning opportunities.