May 24, 2022 12:12 pm

NIESBUD Organises Week Long Entrepreneurship Development Programme

Srinagar-  Dr. Poonam Sinha, Director, National Institute For Entrepreneurship & Small Business Development (NIESBUD) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government Of India today inaugurated a week long Entrepreneurship Development Programme for the youth of Jammu in association with NSTI Srinagar and Govt Polytechnic College for Women Jammu and Kashmir.

In her inaugural address, Dr Sinha highlighted the importance of entrepreneurship culture among the farming community and marked the various opportunities in the sector.

Dr Sinha briefed the participants about the different programs by NIESBUD and various opportunities in the entrepreneurship sector. She expressed her views on the scope of entrepreneurship in Jammu and Kashmir, handholding and mentoring of entrepreneurs, value addition and marketing of the produce at national and international level. She asked the participating entrepreneurs to become job providers rather than job seekers. Dr Sinha further said that the promotion of entrepreneurship culture among the youth could make a big difference and will contribute to the overall development of the economy.

Guest speakers on the occasion, including D.K. Singh, Chief Consultant NIESBUD, gave a detailed lecture on agripreneurship and agripreneural opportunities, government schemes and support ecosystem for youth.

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