45179-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
India's National Skills Policy, 2009 aims to provide skills to 500 million people by 2022 by creating skills systems that have a high degree of inclusiveness in terms of gender, and rural versus urban, organized versus unorganized, and traditional versus contemporary jobs. The policy emphasizes that skills development initiatives should be dynamic, demand-based, and closely aligned with government policies on economic growth, employment generation, and social development. A three-tier ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8010
|Approval Date||19 Dec 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,100|
Technical and vocational education and training
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 1: Gender equity (GEN)|
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