Vikaspedia is a multilingual one-stop knowledge portal that specific country needs for achieving an inclusive social development. It catalyzes the use of information and Communications Technology (ICT) for collaboration and knowledge sharing among development stakeholders – Government, NGOs and Private Sectors.
Vikaspedia, emphasizing on key areas of social development, provides responsive and credible information products and services in local languages catering to the needs of underserved communities. It also provides a framework for collaborative content creation and information dissemination.
Vikaspedia is available in all 22 scheduled languages of India besides English. Information services related tpo key livelihood sectors (initially the six sectors of Agriculture, Education, and Health, Social welfare, Energy and e-Governance) are currently available in the portal. The portal is also made mobile compliant, thereby enhancing the access and dissemination of information through mobiles.