MoU with the Labour Institute, India
The Centre has confirmed its collaboration with the V.V Giri National Labour Institute (VVGNLI) for five years.
Dr. Mrutyunjay Sarangi, Labour and Employment Secretary of the Indian Ministry of Labour and Employment, and Mr. V.P. Yajurvedi, Director General of V.V. Giri National Labour Institute signed a new “Memorandum of Understanding” with the Centre on 31 October.
The Indian National Labour Institute was established in 1974, and is known for its work on research, training, education, publication and consultancy on labour related issues. It offers training at national and international level.
Areas included in the agreement with the Centre are:
- implementation of collaborative training programmes and research into training methodologies and techniques;
- development of training modules;
- exchange of faculty members for skills upgrading, knowledge and information-sharing; and
- implementation of joint courses on labour studies.