India's NSDC inks pact with Ausralia's industry skills council SkillsDMC
An agreement was signed b/w Ausralia’s industry skills council SkillsDMC and India’s National Skills Development Corporation(NSDC) to provide training to 500 million people in key industry areas by 2022. As per the pact, SkillsDMC will support the establishment of the Indian Sector Skills Council for mining.
India aims to provide skills training for up to 500 million people by 2022 to increase productivity, employment opportunities and income.
Under the Australia-India Education Council (AIEC), both countries agreed to build partnerships b/w India’s Sector Skills Councils and Australia’s Industry Skills Councils in major industry spheres.