Skill Development

Protecting Secret Home Recipes! – The role of IPR in protecting the skills of unorganised sector of India

The unorganised sector in India consists primarily the small and family enterprises in the rural areas and is marked by low incomes, unstable and irregular employment, and lack of protection either from legislation or trade unions[1]. Many of these enterprises are based on the skills they have inherited from their forefathers such as Kutchchi patchwork, … Continue reading

Skill Development

5 Sites you should know about Skill Development in India

So now that Skills Development work in India has gained momentum, the simple search of “Skill Development India” gives a list populated by several websites on the topic – some like the good ‘old’ NSDC and, some new and surprisingly ambitious websites. Let’s take a look at some of them: 1.     http://www.nsdcindia.org The online website … Continue reading