(PURE India Trust Is An Implementation Partner Of Ekakanya Foundation)
India is one of the youngest nations in the world with more than 60% of the total population below 30 years of age. India’s workforce is the second largest in the world after China. While China’s demographic dividend is expected to start tapering off by 2015, India will continue to enjoy it till 2040. However, India’s formally skilled workforce is approximately 2% – which is dismally low compared to China (47%), Japan (80%) or South Korea (96%). As per the India Skills report 2015, only 37.22% of surveyed graduates were found employable – 34.26% among male and 37.88% among female.
Tailoring & Fashion Design Skill training
We started our third skill center at our Kishanpura, Bassi,Jaipur. This center is specially started for women and focusing on Tailoring and Fashion designing skills where local village girls, married women will learn tailoring skills to earn livelihood and get self-employed.
As part of all the above skill trainings we not only focus on subject training but also educate them on different life skills e.g. financial literacy, Personality development, interviewing skills, Negotiation, Exposure visits, communication, customer handing, business set up, Inviting hiring companies for placement, placement assistance, product promotion, social media utilization etc. to make them confident to be successful women entrepreneurs.