Friday
July 16
2021

Bridging the Gap: SAP and UNDP Foster Digital Skills and Social Entrepreneurship in Rural Karnataka

In an initiative to empower women and youth, SAP Labs India and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) India has collaborated with the Government of Karnataka to facilitate increased access to career guidance, employment, and entrepreneurship opportunities and promote 21st-century skills.

On World Youth Skills Day, Ms. Manjushree, IAS – the Mission Director, National Livelihood Mission in Karnataka initiated the Code Unnati’s registration drive for women participants from the grassroots to undergo various interventions. This includes continuous experiential training to build enterprise awareness, a development program imparting basic enterprise planning, and Community Cadres (Unnati Sakhi’s) mentorship and handholding support.

Photo courtesy of Siyavula Education.

Source: India Education Diary (link opens in a new window)

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Education, Entrepreneurship, Technology
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education, employment, entrepreneurship, gender gap, jobs, skills training