LAHORE – Punjab authorities has determined to launch Digital Hunar 2.Zero program to empower the youth with digital expertise and increase job alternatives. For this goal a session session and a program design workshop was held at Arfa Software program Know-how Park to debate the roadmap for Digital Hunar 2.Zero initiative.
The occasion was organized in collaboration amongst PITB, Punjab Increased Training Division (HED), Planning & Improvement (P&D) Board and Pakistan Software program Homes Affiliation for IT and ITeS (P@SHA).
Punjab Minister Increased Training Division (HED) Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz, PITB DG e-Governance Sajid Latif, Vice Chancellor Authorities School College (GCU) and Punjab College Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi, Vice Chancellor Authorities School College Faisalabad Prof. Dr. Shahid Kamal, Member Social Normal and IT Companies P&D Muhammad Masood Anwar and Chairman P@SHA M. Zohaib Khan had been among the many key visitor audio system.
The session session additionally invited stakeholders from the federal government, IT business and academia to share their enter within the planning and execution of the Digital Hunar 2.0.
Whereas addressing the stakeholders Punjab Minister IT Dr. Arslan Khalid stated that yearly there are a minimum of 16,000 college graduates from Punjab out of which 54% contribute to the annual Gross
Home Product (GDP). The aim of Design 2.Zero is to create a minimum of 20,000 jobs throughout Punjab and profit each the youth and the financial development of the nation.
Provincial Minister HED Punjab Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz harassed on the necessity to equip the youth with each digital expertise and tutorial information. He stated that it’s important to coach each college students and college members of the tutorial institutes with the newest digital expertise so as to construct a stronger human useful resource and create a pool of high quality professionals.
“Design 2.0 is a series of capacity building training workshops that will employ experts from the IT industry to train university faculty members and young professionals with the latest tech driven skills. This will also help in bridging the gap among the academia, IT industry and the students,” Professor Dr. Asghar Zaidi stated.
Commencing in January 2023, Digital Hunar 2.Zero Program as a part of ‘Taleem Aur Hunar Sath Sath Orientation’ can be delivered to the graduating batches over a interval of six months. An initiative of the Authorities of Punjab, ‘Taleem Aur Hunar Sath Sath’ has already been efficiently held in among the primary cities in Punjab. The aim of the drive is to empower the youth and construct consciousness about making efforts to foster each expertise and training.