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What is Make in India Scheme

The Make in India initiative was introduced by Prime Minister in September 2014 as part of a wider set of nation-building initiatives. Devised to change India into a global design and manufacturing hub, Make in India was a timely response to a tough situation: by 2013, the much-hyped upcoming markets bubble had burst, and India’s …

What is Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rojgaar Yojana

About The Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) was initially introduced on 01.12.1997 after combining the earlier three schemes for urban poverty alleviation, namely Nehru Rozgar Yojana (NRY), Urban Basic Services for the Poor (UBSP), and Prime Minister’s Integrated Urban Poverty Eradication Programme (PMIUPEP). The main goal of the Scheme was to provide gainful employment …

What is SANKALP (Skills Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion)?

Introduction Skills Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion (SANKALP) project mainly aims to implement the importance of the National Skill Development Mission (NSDM), which was launched on 15th July by Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, through its core sub-missions. The project will become in action in mission mode through World Bank support and …

Startup Village Entrepreneurship Program

National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) of the Ministry of Rural Development SVEP aims to support entrepreneurs in rural areas to set up local enterprises the Startup Village Entrepreneurship Program is a sub-component of Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – Vision The SVEP shall help the rural poor come out of poverty by helping them set up enterprises …

What is Standup India Scheme

The Stand-up India scheme is aiming at promoting entrepreneurship among women and scheduled castes and tribes. Department of Financial Services (DFS), Ministry of Finance, and Government of India are anchoring the scheme. Stand-Up India Scheme gives bank loans between Rs 10 lakh and Rs 1 Crore to at least one Scheduled Caste (SC) or Scheduled …

What is Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana?

Entrepreneurship education and training being implemented by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India is a centrally sponsored Scheme on Pradhan Mantri YUVA Yojana (Yuva Udyamita Vikas Abhiyan). The main focus of this scheme is to create an enabling ecosystem for Entrepreneurship development through Entrepreneurship education and training. To support network and …

What is Coconut Development Board

About Established under the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India Coconut Development Board (CDB) is a statutory body for the integrated development of coconut cultivation and industry in the country with focus on productivity increase and product diversification Coconut Development Board is a statutory body established by the Government of India for the integrated development …

What is Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana

Swarna Jayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana is a scheme run by the central government which is distributed in the central government and state government, respectively in the division of 75:25 percent. This scheme is launched by the Government of India to provide sustainable income to poorest of the poor people living in rural areas of the country. The …

What is Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana

The Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana was launched on 1 September 2001 by merging the provisions of Employment Assurance Scheme (EAS) and Jawahar Gram Samridhi Yojana (JGSY), by the government of India. The programme is implemented by the District Panchayats, Intermediate Panchayats and Gram Panchayats. The resources are allocated in the 20–30–50 ratio. The Gram Panchayats commence their …

There is a huge unemployment problem India facing for a long time. Due to lack of knowledge and shortage of vocational institutes to train individuals in specialized skills industries cannot find suitable workforce despite large population. To solve this issue a scheme is launched by the government of India namely Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna. This scheme will definitely …

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana scheme was introduced on 25 September 2014 by Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and Venkaiah Naidu on the occasion of the 98th birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. It is a youth employment scheme by the Indian government. Its main focus is to target youth, in the age group of 15–35 years. The Vision of DDU-GKY …

Voluntary Certification of Yoga Professionals

With the support of the Ministry of AYUSH, the Scheme for Voluntary Certification of Yoga Professionals is introduced by the Quality Council of India. This certification is done by independent third party personnel certification bodies duly accredited as per international standard ISO 17024 by NABCB. Yoga has been practised in different parts of the world irrespective of whether …