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January 17, 2018


UNDP, IIE, Ministry of Youth and United Nations Volunteers jointly organized first of its kind Conference on Social Entrepreneurship and Skill Development in North-East

Jalukbari : The Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE), Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) and the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) jointly organized a one day ‘Regional Conference on Promoting Social Entrepreneurship and Skill Development amongst the Youth in the North-East Region’ on the IIE premises.The regional conference aimed at

IKEA – UNDP – IDF partnered to launch program ‘Disha’ to develop skills of 1 million Telangana women

Hyderabad : IKEA Group’s philanthropic arm, IKEA Foundation, on Wednesday announced that it has inaugurated a retail training program for women in Telangana called Disha in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and India Development Foundation (IDF). The programme aims to skill one million women in more than 10 industries by developing core

Skill Development, Entrepreneurship & Livelihood (SDEL), Govt of Karnataka and UNDP India organizing “Consultative Workshop on Domestic Workers Skill Development”

The Government of Karnataka has created a separate department for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and livelihood on a mission mode led by the Honorable Chief Minister. One of the key objectives of the department is provide skilling for a vast majority of working age population in the informal sector across the state. Domestic workers form the

Kerala’s first UN backed career development centre started functioning, all districts to have one such

Kozhikode (Kerala) : State’s first career development centre started functioning at Perambra in the district on Saturday. Such centres will be opened in all districts to help youngsters, said minister T P Ramakrishnan while inaugurating the centre. Perambra block panchayat president A C Sathi presided over the function. The guidelines and regulations set by the

Nepal Government planing to create TVET Fund, TVET Authority to streamline skill development

Kathmandu :  As low productivity has long since been identified as structural problem for the country’s economy, experts and stakeholders have urged to ramp up investment in skill development of human resources to create entrepreneurial mass as well as human resources required by enterprises. Presenting the findings of a study report titled ‘Facilitating the Private

UNDP joins hands with Maharashtra government to strengthen partnership for development challanges

Honourable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis and Jaco Cilliers, Country Director, UNDP met in Mumbai today to discuss ways to deepen collaboration on key development issues facing the state. UNDP currently supports more than 15 projects across the state on poverty reduction, skill development; energy and environment; and governance. Jaco Cillers, Country Director, UNDP India said, “We