Skills Development And Technology Centre

Our Aim

With a Vision of “Bridging the skills deficit gap among women, youth and farmers for creating sustainable livelihoods by enhancing their skill levels and creating better entrepreneurship and employability”, the Skills Development and Technology Centre (SD&TC) is our newest pillar.  The pillar plans to work with skill training in sectors such as Agriculture, Livestock, Apparel, Handicrafts & Handlooms, Beauty & Wellness, Electronics, Automotive, IT & ITES and Telecom.

Currently, the pillar implements its projects is Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Odisha, Maharashtra and Telengana. The two major programmes under the pillar are skill-building and digital awareness. While the skill-building facet addresses new vocational trainings to be imparted to the beneficiaries, the digital awareness facet aims to address the digital divide in the rural areas. Further, the pillar is divided into various categories such as:

1. Skill Programme – to enable target beneficiaries to acquire new
2. Up-skilling programme – to enable target beneficiaries to enhance their existing skills
3. Youth skilling programme- to enhance employability among youth to match market requirements
4. Farmers skilling programme- to enable agriculturist and Livestock farmers to increase their productivity and income through adoption of improved scientific techniques

Our Achievements

  • People trained in e-literacy
    40,532
  • Participants covered through Right to Information awareness
    3,72,590
  • Women Given Skills Training
    1,28,030
  • Members trained in job-oriented IT
    25,409
  • ​​Panchayats​ with Citizens’ Centres​
    1,003
  • Farmers given skill training
    9,892
  • Youth given skill training
    4,866
*July 2017

Our Success Stories

  • RAJESWARI’S STORY

    My disability was never a barrier when it came to learning.”

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  • CITIZEN CENTRE AT THAZHANKULAM VILLAGE

    Thanks to the Citizen Centre in our village, we’re all now computer literate!”

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  • PARTHASARATHI’S STORY

    I thank HiH India for giving me the right guidance at the right time.”

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Our Presence

Tamil Nadu

  • Kancheepuram · Thiruvallur
  • Villupuram · Salem
  • Pudukottai · Karur
  • Trichy · Tuticorin
  • Virudhunagar · Sivagangai
  • Vellore · Namakkal
  • Thiruvanamalai · Cuddalore
  • Coimbatore · Tiruvarur

Pondicherry

Madhya Pradesh

Dhar

Odisha

Sundargarh

Rajasthan

Palli

Maharastra

Paud

Karnataka

Haveri