IDC Insights Awards 2019 for MIS portal for Scheme of Jan Shikshan Sansthan, MSDE
The MIS portal for the Jan Shikshan Sansthan (NGOs) scheme, developed by NIC has been awarded the IDC Insights Awards 2019 in the category of Excellence in Operations, in Bangalore held on 6th December 2019.
The JSS under Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) provides skill development training and aims at improving the vocational skill and living standards of workers and their family members. The key beneficiaries of this scheme are non-literates, neo-literates, jail inmates, unskilled and unemployed youth particularly from SC/ST/OBC/Minority/Divyang/Women throughout the country especially to underprivileged people in the rural areas. The vocational courses help youths to earn livelihood either by getting employed or by starting their own enterprise. MSDE, through JSS scheme desires to skill 1.1 million youth by 2020.
Shri. IPS Sethi, DDG
Shri. Vishwajeet V. Ringe, Scientist F
Smt. Neeta Chauhan, Scientist E
Smt. Deepti Khanduja, Scientist B