Workshop on “ Roadmap for Skill Development in Tripura.

29 September 2015 With an aim to fulfill the growing need of India for skilled manpower across the sectors and narrow the existing gap between the demand and supply of skills, a workshop on Roadmap for Skill Development in Tripura” was held at PragnaBhawan on 29th September, 2015. The program mainly aims to integrate efforts of various departments of the State and Central Government organizations engaged in providing skill development training and make available employment oriented and placement linked training in vocational skills to youth in the age group of 14 to 35 years by 2016-17, and even at a greater pace thereafter, by partnering with Government and private training providers, while ensuring equitable access to the most disadvantaged, including women; and strive for placement of preferably of the trained youth in gainful wage and self-employment to enable them to contribute to the economic development of the State. The workshop also held a tie-up session which included interaction between all line departments of the State Governments, various Sector Skill Councils, NSDA personnel and training providers.