The National Skill Development
Corporation (NSDC) in partnership with Seva Bharti and Yuva Vikas Society
recently launched Phase II of Grameen Udyami project in Ranchi (Jharkhand).
It's main aim is to promote skill development and entrepreneurship among tribal youth and to promote Skill India Mission.
In the first phase of this training, participants from rural
and tribal areas of Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and
Gujarat were included.
Under which training of 157 participants in seven groups
started in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh in the month of May, 2022 and about 133
participants completed the training successfully on June 27, 2022.
its second phase was started in Ranchi.
Skill development and entrepreneurship of tribal youth will
be empowered through this training programme. The goal behind this training is
to make India self-reliant even in rural areas.
The scheme, implemented by Union Minister of State Shri
Rajiv Chandrashekhar and tribal MPs, aims to train 450 tribal students in
Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand.
For this work, especially for the tribal areas,
the central government has approved a budget of 85,000 crores.
Another major component of this project is to provide
quality education to the tribal communities so as to open up many possibilities
for their development and economic empowerment of the tribal population.
The main objective of this project is to increase the
rural/local economy, increase employment opportunities so as to reduce forced
migration due to lack of local opportunities as well as conserve natural
resources. Currently, this project is being implemented in six states-
Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Gujarat.