Aiming towards capacity building and modernising the mindset, methodology and skillset of government employees, the Prime Minister has launched a first-of-its-kind programme, ‘Mission Karmayogi.’ In line with this, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) partnered with the Indian School of Business (ISB) to conduct capacity-building programmes for MSDE officials.
Under this programme, ISB Hyderabad and Mohali campuses will undergo a five-day-long residential training with a total of 120 officers across divisions. The goal of the programme is to upskill the MSDE officers by facilitating capacity building training and strengthening leadership skills. The MSDE and ISB are encouraging officials to bring in a culture of innovation within their organisations and the batches are designed in such a way that they will embrace new challenges to ensure sustained success.
The training at ISB was also graced by Sh. Parveen Pardesi, Member Admin, CBC delivered a holistic lecture on the role of governance in building a skill ecosystem.
Key initiatives are undertaken by capacity building exercises at MSDE
- Induction programmes for India Skill Development Service (ISDS) officers
- Self- defence training of all the MSDE women employees
- Five days Art of Living training program in stress management for 765 officials MSDE officials
- Capacity building in management and leadership of 120 officials including officers from MSDE ecosystem
Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal, Secretary, MSDE
“With India sprinting towards becoming a superpower, it is essential for government employees to upskill themselves to become productive contributors to the economic growth of India. We intend to promote cross-learning through these development programs, which will eventually lead to a practical understanding of the core components of business strategy. We look forward to creating a new generation of upskilled workforce that drives the innovative future of India.”
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As per the advisory issued by the Capacity Building Commission under the Department of Personnel and Training (DOPT), a standing Capacity Building Unit for MSDE was created via office memorandum on 17th January 2022, which shall be responsible for coordination with the Capacity Building Commission and implementation of various capacity building interventions for all employees under MSDE on a continuing based approach upon Training Need Analysis (TNA).