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March 21, 2018

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Unemployment rate is expected to remain static at 3.5%, 18.9 million people to be unemployed by 2019 : Union Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar

New Delhi : There are going to be 18.9 million unemployed people in the country by 2019, parliament was informed. Union minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said that the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has released a report “World Employment and Social Outlook Trends – 2018”. As per the report, it is projected that the number of

DFID – FICCI organized National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) Workshop for Gujarat industry stalwarts

Ahmedabad : As part of Government of India’s dissemination efforts, a workshop on National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS) was organized by DFID on 13th March with the technical support of FICCI for promotion and adoption of Apprenticeship Training. A host of CEOs, founders, HR heads and senior managers from more than 40 leading organizations across

Microsoft India joined hands with NASSCOM Foundation, UNDP and DTTE, Govt. of Delhi to launch YouthSpark Code Career program

New Delhi : Furthering its commitment to empower and enable girls through technology and build greater diversity and gender equality in the IT-BPM sector, Microsoft India has launched YouthSpark Code <A> Career program in two Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) in Delhi. This program will be conducted in partnership with NASSCOM Foundation, United Nations Development Program

NSDC, UNDP and anti-human trafficking organization Justice and Care organized inter-ministerial dialogue on skilling of Trafficking Survivors

New Delhi : A day-long inter-ministerial dialogue took place today to discuss how victims of trafficking can access Skill India programmes and meaningfully participate in the economy. At an event hosted jointly by the National Skills Development Corporation, United Nations Development Programme and the anti-human trafficking organization Justice and Care, panels discussed challenges faced by

“DFID, AASSC collaborate to structurally strengthen skill development ecosystem in Aerospace and Aviation sector in India”

Bengaluru : The Aerospace and Aviation Sector Skills Council (AASSC) and Department for International Development (DFID), a UK government department have jointly organised Training of Trainers (ToT) and Training of Assessors (ToA) sessions in Bengaluru from 05 March to 16 March 2018. The structure and content of the sessions has been designed on the basis of feedback

Japan provides $3.9 million funding to UNDP for skill training in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh

Islamabad : The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today signed an agreement to launch a US$ 3.9 million initiative aiming to empower more than 20,000 youth in Sindh and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces. This initiative will help improve employment prospects and promote social cohesion through positive interactions amongst young people in deprived

Expression of Interest invited from Training Service Providers in various sectors by HPKVN under ADB funded flagship program

Shimla : The Himachal Pradesh Skill Development Project (HPSDP) is an Asian Development Bank (ADB) supported programme, for assistance to reinforce Himachal Pradesh’s efforts to modernizing and reforming its technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions, and scalling up training capacity. The Himachal Pradesh Kaushal Vikas Nigam (HPKVN), Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP) ,

DFID and Skills Council for Persons with Disabilities organized workshop on “Paving ways for skilling People with Different Abilities”

New Delhi : Department for International Development and Skills Council for Persons with Disabilities organized a Workshop on “Paving Ways for Skilling People with Different Abilities” on 31 January at Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi to explore avenues for increasing skilling and employment opportunities for PwDs. This platform had officials participating from Central Government, British

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