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Certificates to beautician students – Sankalp – Kannur

January 5, 2024 – The ceremony of distribution of certificates to students from the Amrita Sankalp Beautician center in Kannur, took place today. Beautician certificates were distributed to 52 women who had participated in the training and completed the courses successfully. Brahmacharini Nirlebhamrita led the ceremony with Athira from AMMACHI Labs alongside her. Some of the women had the chance to share their experiences.

The Kannur training center was part of the SANKALP Project (Skill Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion project), implemented in various parts of India by Amrita University in collaboration with Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship MSDE, Government of India, , and the National Skill Development Corporation NSDC, to boost short term Skill Training programs for long term benefits through strengthening institutions, bringing in better market connectivity and inclusion of marginalized sections of the society. Through the trainings, women gained the skills and confidence they needed to start their own businesses.