Reskilling, Up-skilling Key CSR Tactics to Tackle a Post-COVID World: CII Panel

Difficulty in skilling, re-skilling and people employment are some of the key challenges we need to address. The government must now act as a facilitator and encourage corporates to go more into the skill development. We also need to meet the dynamic needs of the employers by offering flexibility in the courses being designed, certifications being offered and the way we train our resources. The need of the hour is to tap into technology to leap-frog youth of today into employability.

Will India’s 74th Year Of Independence Usher In Affordable Rental Housing?

The incumbent government’s ‘Housing for All by 2022’ initiative is inching closer to reality. RERA too has made considerable progress. However, the coronavirus pandemic savagely underscored the absence of affordable rental housing in major cities, resulting in a mass exodus of migrants with no income during the lockdown. The government shifted gears on its flagship scheme and included affordable rental housing in it.