Advit Foundation’s rural self employment training centre located in Rajasthan, Jaipur district, Phagi block, village Pachala
Advit Foundation’s rural training centre, Aarohan, has been set up to mitigate the unemployment and underemployment problems among the rural youth and women in the country. The trainings and skill upgradation programmes at Aarohan are geared towards entrepreneurship development.
The objective of this centre is to generate self employment in rural areas through demonstration and training for capacity building and income enhancement. The centre provides training sessions to communities free of cost.
Close to 1000 candidates are trained every year. Post training, they are facilitated in gainful engagement in the vocation. Training is imparted ina range of new skills that include solar energy, biogas set up, plant nursery set up, etc. Besides, sessions are also conducted on upgrading the existing technology like pottery kilns, household chulas. They are analysed and then redesigned to more energy and resource efficient designs.
Apart from imparting trainings basic motivational discussions on leadership, entrepreneurship, importance of banking etc are also undertaken.