The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Italy for training and education in the fields of labour and employment,” said a release on Thursday.
The MoU will facilitate expansion of training and education activities to promote work through conducting joint training programmes on training methodologies and techniques, and developing new training modules for different social partners.
It also aims to organise customised training programmers in different themes on labour and employment, undertake evaluation of training methodologies, exchange good practices in training programmes, organise study visits and exchanging of trainers for sharing of knowledge and information.
The major impact of the MoU will be the upgradation of technical capacities of both the institutions in responding to the challenges emanating from transformations in the world of work.
It will also enhance the technical capabilities of developing and organising international training programmes and the evolution of VV Giri National Labour Institute (VVGNLI) as a leading training institution in the Asia-Pacific region. The MoU will expand its outreach to wide range of social partners from the entire Asia Pacific Region.