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AVSAR- ‘CONNECT TO OPPORTUNITIES INITIATIVE’

Context

Manoj Sinha, the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, has launched the AVSAR-'Connect to Opportunities Initiative. It is a dedicated portal that will be used to link Union Territory job seekers with the industry.

Key Points

  • This activity was created under the auspices of Mission Youth.
  • This newly established project aims to create more than 10,000 career opportunities for UT applicants by 2022.
  • This programme has been set up so that the UT's kids can be provided with real-time information telling them about job prospects and pre-placement activities.
  • The administration of Jammu and Kashmir has taken numerous initiatives to construct programmes, infrastructure, and policies to accelerate economic development in the region and assist the youth in achieving self-growth and contributing to society.

How many institutions will be accessible with this portal?

  • To obtain the best potential consequence for the UT's children, all technical institutions and it is of the UT will be on-boarded on this portal.

Concerning the platform

  • The web platform is simple to use, and it will serve as a link between professional and trained labour and various sectors based on their needs. 
  • The administration would also provide youth with skill training, quality education, and better employment opportunities. 
  • Mission Youth will also hold job fairs to provide work opportunities in the UT. 
  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has also been inked with Vision India to provide work opportunities in this region.

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