SKOCH Award 2019 for MIS portal of Scheme of Jan Shikshan Sansthan, MSDE
Award for the Year: 2019
The MIS portal for the
Jan Shikshan Sansthan (NGOs) scheme, developed by NIC has qualified the
Semi-Finals of SKOCH Award 2019 held on
11th January 2020 at India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.
The JSS under Ministry of Skill Development &
Entrepreneurship (MSDE) provides skill development training and aims at
improving the vocational skill and living standards of workers and their family
members. The key beneficiaries of this scheme are non-literates,
neo-literates, jail inmates, unskilled
and unemployed youth particularly from SC/ST/OBC/Minority/Divyang/Women
throughout the country especially to underprivileged people in the rural areas.
The vocational courses help youths to earn livelihood either by getting
employed or by starting their own enterprise. MSDE, through JSS scheme desires
to skill 1.1 million youth by 2020.
Shri. IPS Sethi, DDG
Shri. Vishwajeet V. Ringe, Scientist F
Smt. Neeta Chauhan, Scientist E
Smt. Deepti Khanduja, Scientist B