Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and in their interaction with their stakeholders on a voluntary basis.
In the present Indian scenario, skilling is emerging as an important agenda towards developing the nation. With the rapid growth in every sector, there has emerged the need for skilled manpower to accelerate the development process. Therefore, to fulfill the growing demand for skilled workforce and boost the economy, the CSR wings of corporate entities are coming up to skill the youth, through direct involvement or collaboration with the non-profits.
It aims to align the competencies of the un-regulated workforce of the country to the standardized National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF),
To enhance the employability opportunities of an individual as well as provide alternative routes to higher education and
To provide opportunities for reducing inequalities based on privileging certain forms of knowledge over others.