Skills development by green and inclusive SMEs in India: entrepreneurs' approaches

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In this paper it is suggested that providing workers with the skills necessary for a green economy offers a great opportunity to address the environmental challenges faced by India and provide decent work to youth. At present, however, the formal training offer for 'green' skills, such as programmes in achieving energy efficiency, is under-developed. This paper is based on a study conducted under the auspices of the Green Growth Working Group (GGWG) of the Donor's Committee for Enterprise Development (DCED) in cooperation with the OECD. In the paper, the author examines the approaches of...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Industry; Skills and knowledge; Sustainability; Innovation; Workforce development

Keywords: Small and medium enterprise; Organisation behaviour; Skill development; Skill needs; Green skills

Geographic subjects: India; Asia

Published: [Cambridge, England]: Donor Committee for Enterprise Development, 2014

Physical description: 58 p.

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Also called: Skills development by green and inclusive small and medium enterprises in India: entrepreneurs' approaches

Resource type: Discussion paper

Call number: TD/TNC 121.598

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