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October 22, 2017

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Beside ‘White & Blue Collar Jobs’, there would be 3rd variant “New Collar Jobs” in future, depending on automation : IBM

They are jobs somewhere in the middle between professional careers and trade work, meaning they combine technical skills with a knowledge base rooted in higher education. As the US prepares for several decades of robotic automation, IBM believes that if society doesn’t begin pricing adaptability over expertise in certain cases, many people won’t be able

Vocational college students to have 2 options to pursue bachelor degrees : Education Ministry Malaysia

Putrajaya (Malaysia) : Vocational College students who wish to pursue their bachelor’s degree can do so by choosing one of two options. The Education Ministry said the first method is through the Malaysian Qualifications Agency’s Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL), or by acquiring Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SVM) which has been converted by the Examination

एशिया के सबसे बडे़ फुटवियर पार्क में कौशल विकास योजना के तहत प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम का शुभारंभ

बहादुरगढ़ (हरियाणा) : ग्रामीण परिवेश के बेरोजगार लोगो को स्वरोजगार प्रदान करने के उद्देश्य से जिला प्रशासन द्वारा ग्रामीण क्षेत्र में ही प्रशिक्षण दिए जाने की पहल की गई है। इसी कड़ी में शुक्रवार को उपायुक्त रमेश चंद्र बिढ़ाण ने बहादुरगढ़ स्थित एशिया के सबसे बडे़ फुटवियर पार्क में कौशल विकास योजना के तहत प्रशिक्षण

CiTi Foundation’s 2016 India Innovation Grant Program (IIGP) empowered 13000 youth

The Citi Foundation’s grant program is focused on making change in India by addressing the socio-economic challenges faced by vulnerable youths. It has invested US$2 million in six youth-focused programs through its 2016 India Innovation Grant Program (IIGP), part of Pathways to Progress, the Citi Foundation’s global initiative. This investment prepares these disadvantaged youths by

National Rural Livelihood Mission, NIRD&PR invites applications for empanelment of National Resource Persons – Livelihood

The Government of India has launched Aajeevika – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM) in June 2011 under the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD). The mission aims at creating efficient and effective institutional platforms of the rural poor enabling them to increase household incomes through sustainable livelihoods and improved access to financial and public services. The

International non-profit organization “Enactus” PU Chapter Volunteers worked out to remove begging through skill training

Chandigarh: One week training at Peer Mushalla, Zirakpur, for the rural underprivileged ladies including household helpers, maids, cooks and housewives was conducted by Enactus Dr SSBUICET, Panjab University (PU), a student chapter of an international non-profit organization. Five students of the team taught them how to make artificial flowers. Initially, these will be marketed by

Ghana recorded decline in enrollments in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) : COTVET Survey

Ghana : A gender-based survey, which sought to gather information on the current gender gaps and disparities in terms of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Ghana recorded a decline in enrollment in that sector, an international Gender and Social Development consultant, Ms Patience Agyare-Kwabi, has said. According to her, her outfit in

Vocational teachers under RMSA given training to tune with National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF)

Jammu : A four-day long orientation programme on developing vocational teaching skills was launched under Rashtriya Madhyamik Siksha Abhiyaan (RMSA). The Orientation programme, developed in tune with the National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) has been organized for newly recruited Vocational Trainers of Jammu. While interacting with participants, State Project Director, RMSA Saugat Biswas shared ideas

हरियाणा के लिए राजकीय स्कूलों में खुलेंगे 500 स्किल लैब (कौशल विकास सेंटर ), कृषि एक्पर्ट से लेकर डिजिटल विशेषज्ञ बनेंगे बच्चे

रेवाड़ी (हरियाणा) : बच्चों में विभिन्न कौशल विकसित करने के उद्देश्य से हरियाणा के 500 राजकीय स्कूलों में अलग-अलग कौशल विकास लैब व सेंटर खोले जाएंगे। इन स्कूलों में रिटेल, हेल्थ केयर, पेशेंट केयर, ब्यूटी एंड वेलनेस, बैंकिंग एंड फाइनेंस, कृषि कौशल, सिक्योरिटी कौशल संबंधी लैब-सेंटरों का निर्माण होगा। इन सेंटरों के माध्यम से स्कूली बच्चों

Struggling vocational schools to receive Ovec aid

Bangkok (Thailand) : The Office of the Vocational Education Commission (Ovec) is planning to help public and private vocational schools struggling with material and personnel shortages to prevent them shutting down. Ovec secretary-general Suthep Chittayawong said the move is part of the new education minister’s policy to work on schools considered to be in “critical”