By the end of the training, the participants will: 1. Be able to connect with Skill ecosystem 2. Develop understanding on the barriers & needs for different disabilities 3. Identify strategies to promote equality 4. Get hands on experience on various tools and assistive aids used by persons with different disabilities
There is a huge deﬁcit of skilled manpower in our country. As per some estimates, the percentage of total skilled workforce in India is not even 10%, as compared to 60-90% in developed countries... Census of India 2011 pegged the number of PwDs at 2.68 crores. PwDs are one of the most neglected, poorest, least educated, and socially excluded. SCPwD targets skill development of PwDs as per industry needs which can help them to be gainfully employed and contribute to India’s growing economy.