GOA: The state government’s Directorate of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (DSDE) e-signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) for setting up an international skill hub in Goa under the government’s Skill India Mission.
The skill hub, proposed to be set up at the old Asilo Hospital building, Mapusa, aims to empower local youth with international standards of skilling in sectors such as healthcare, tourism and hospitality. Training for marginalized groups will be imparted under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), besides introducing market led fee-based schemes.
The announcement was made through a webcast which was attended by Union minister for skill development and entrepreneurship Mahendra Nath Pandey and Goa’s skill development and entrepreneurship minister Vishwajit Rane, among others.
The News 24 Goa