CII to come up with a job portal for SC/ST youths in collaboration with NACDOR
Apex industry body CII has signed agreement with National Confederation of Dalit Organizations (NACDOR) to support the affirmative action agenda of the industry by creating a job portal and creating the data bank of the skilled youth belonging to SC/ST community in different areas.
THE AIM of this agreement is to provide a basis for close cooperation between CII Northern Region and NACDOR towards ensuring timely and efficient job portal services for the candidates from the SC/ST community. The purpose of initiating the job portal is to generate employment opportunities for the youths belonging to SC/ST community.
CII’s responsibilities will include promoting and inviting its members to register with the portal for the openings available in their units and getting feedback from its members on various skills needed and convey the same to NACDOR for necessary action, a statement by the industry said.
NACDOR would create, maintain and update the appropriate data bank of the candidates with different skill sets on the job portal.
CII and NACDOR have also entered into cooperation with the object of jointly promoting the mechanisms being developed and operated under NACDOR’s Community Development Accountability Plans Fair Opportunity Initiative to fulfill the need of providing equal opportunities in education, employability, employment and entrepreneurship to the Dalit population of India through various affirmative action measures being promoted by CII’s affirmative action plan.
Both the parties shall make every effort to make this a successful, effective and continued operation for monitoring and improving the implementation of affirmative action in private sector industry.