Empowerment Of Persons With Disabilities Dept To Ink MoU With Amazon Internet
New Delhi: A Tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed among department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD), Sector Skill Council for Persons with Disabilities (SCPwD) and Amazon Internet Private Limited on Wednesday.
The main objective of this MoU is to jointly provide skill training and employment opportunities for persons with disabilities. It also envisages mobilisation of PwDs for skill training by the DEPwD, designing of job roles for e-commerce sector by SCPwD and providing skill training and hiring of PwDs.
DEPwD will be represented by Kishor B. Surwade, Deputy Director General, SCPwD by Ravindra Singh, CEO, Amazon Internet Private Limited by Akhil Saxena, Vice President, (Operations).
Such initiatives of all the parties would create better opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) by imparting job specific, practical and e-commerce skills in the supply chain sector to enhance their sustainable employability in the job market as well as to enable them to become entrepreneurs.
The MoU will be signed in the gracious presence of Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment, Dr. Virendra Kumar.