October 28

Microsoft, NSDC Collaborate To Empower 1 Lakh (100,000) Women in India With Digital Skills

The live training sessions will be delivered online through the Microsoft Community Training platform.

Microsoft on Wednesday said it has collaborated with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to impart digital skills to more than one lakh underserved women in India over the next 10 months.

As part of the collaboration, more than 70 hours of course content will be made available free of cost, covering topics such as digital literacy, enhancing employability, nano entrepreneurship, and communication skills.

This initiative is an extension of Microsoft’s partnership with NSDC to provide digital skills to over 1 lakh youth in the country.

Photo courtesy of Ashwini Chaudhary.

Source: The New India Express (link opens in a new window)

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