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Wadhwani Foundation to train youth in job skills
10 March, 2015
Category: SDN Wadhwani Foundation

As majority of literate youth lacked skills for jobs in various sectors Wadhwani Foundation has taken the initiative to impart job-driven interactive video based courses, said the foundation programme managers S. Ratan Kumar and G. Vikram. District committees of the A.P. Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes Association and the Indian Medical Association invited the foundation […]

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Skill development push with private sector participation key demand for budget
February 18, 2015
Category: SDN

A skill development push through participation of private sector is one of the key expectations of the education sector from this year’s budget. To address the gap between the skills that industry requires and the prospective employees possess, industry experts are of the view that skill building should be aided by the private sector. Vidya […]

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Strategic partnership on Skill Development and Entrepreneurship with Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and NSDC
Wadhwani foundation announces strategic partnership with Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, and NSDC
30 January, 2015
Category: NEN POLICY SDN Wadhwani Foundation

For accelerating Skill Development and Entrepreneurship to National scale, a strategic partnership between Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Wadhwani Foundation and NSDC was announced in New Delhi, in the presence of Hon’ble Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, Founder & Chairman, Wadhwani Foundation and Dilip Chenoy, Managing Director […]

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India Inc looks to smaller towns to bridge growing skills gap
December 4, 2014
Category: SDN

A growing shortage of skilled manpower in metros is sending companies scurrying to smaller towns to look for people with the skill sets they need. Human resource departments say hiring from these new catchment areas has helped address the paucity of talent, a problem faced by many companies. For employers, the advantages of hiring from […]

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Wadhwani Foundation announces e-skilling courses for nurses
December 1, 2014
Category: SDN

Wadhwani Foundation’s Skill Development Network (SDN), recently announced an MoU with the Association of Health Providers of India (AHPI) and Narayana Health (NH), to network and share the nursing training courses. These e-modules will be available to all of the 10,000+ hospital and healthcare providers whom AHPI serves. The sole aim of these courses will […]

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Wadhwani Foundation and Narayana Health in a strategic partnership to train healthcare workers
July 1, 2014
Category: SDN

Bangalore, Karnataka, India - (Business Wire India) Wadhwani Foundation, in collaboration with Narayana Health (NH), has announced the success of its skills training pilot program for NH’s healthcare support staff. The program aims to fill the void of critical skills needed in the healthcare industry that are currently missing from formal and informal nursing education […]

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