GUWAHATI, July 25: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) and tiol Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) for partnership in the North Eastern Region to expand the skilling activities under Pradhan Manrti Kaushal Vikas Yoja (PMKVY), stated a press release.
The MOU was signed to achieve a common understanding to jointly collaborate to further the skilling activities in the North East in general and Assam in particular, and achieve the targets and objectives of PMKVY with its special focus on the interests and demands of the North East.
The MOU was signed by Manoj K Das, Director of IIE and Dilip Harel Mitra Chenoy, CEO and Maging Director of NSDC .
IIE, is focusing on small and micro enterprises development and entrepreneurship development by undertaking the training, research and consultancy activities. It also promotes skill linked micro entrepreneurs.
NSDC as part of tiol Skill Development mission fulfils the growing need in India for skilled manpower across sectors and thrives to close the gap between the demand and supply of skilled workforce. It develops appropriate models to enhance, support and coordite private sector skilling initiatives.
Through this MOU, IIE and NSDC will work jointly to plan and partner to achieve the targets and objectives under Pradhan Manrti Kaushal Vikas Yoja( PMKVY) keeping the special interests of the North East in mind.