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Need to align goals to achieve outputs in skill development: Pradhan

The minister witnessed the signing of a tripartite MoU between National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Tourism and Hospitality Sector Skill Council (THSC) and Airbnb

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Pradhan

Union Minister today emphasised the need to align the objectives of all stakeholders to achieve tangible outputs in the and entrepreneurship sectors, while asserting that India's tourism and hospitality space has enormous potential.

"Tourism and hospitality sectors have huge potential with millions of domestic tourism hotspots especially in the Himalayan region. The need is to align the goal of all stakeholders to achieve tangible outputs in the and Entrepreneurship verticals," Pradhan said in a tweet.


The minister witnessed the signing of a tripartite MoU between National Corporation (NSDC), Tourism and (THSC) and Airbnb, a leading community-driven hospitality company. The agreement will provide hospitality skills training to hospitality micro-entrepreneurs in

The partnership builds upon Airbnb's commitment to support Skill Mission by creating and empowering 50,000 hospitality entrepreneurs in

"We believe that this partnership will help to augment Skill Mission by bringing in global best practices for the training of small hospitality entrepreneurs. The domestic tourism has immense potential in and this partnership will benefit the ecosystem by creating opportunities for women and youth," Pradhan said in an official statement.

The agreement is aimed at creation of an accredited module for hospitality entrepreneurs offering homestay facilities, accommodations and local experiences.

First Published: Wed, November 29 2017. 01:52 IST
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