National Literacy Mission Authority
Department of School Education and Literacy
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

Scheme of Support to Voluntary Agencies for Adult Education & Skill Development

Jan Shikshan Sansthan Kollam

About Us
About Organization

KERALA EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT SOCIETY (KEDES)

Objective of Parent Organization

The Kerala Educational Development and Employment Society (KEDES) established in 1983 is one of the leading Non Governmental Organization engaged in the promotion of Universalization of Education, Skill Development etc. for inclusive growth. The main objective of KEDES is to reduce poverty by investing in the development of human capital with the aim of building skills and making knowledge available to all members of civil society for long-term sustainable development. In addition to this KEDES encourages, assists villagers to set up rural and small industries under the Khadi and Village Industries / Micro & Small Industries Programme of the Govt. of India so as to give relief to the poor by providing full time or part time employment after imparting necessary training and ensure fair and reasonable wages. The emphasis of KEDES is in organising vocational, skill based training


Function of Parent Organization

Organization of Entrepreneurial Development Programme is one of the major activities of KEDES and thrust is given in conducting focused EDPs in emerging areas like Information Technology, Tourism, Bio-Technology, Fruit Processing, Rural Management etc. CAPART, SIDBI, NABARD, KVIC, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Human Resource Development, HORTICORP, SBT, Planning Commission etc. are actively supporting KEDES in organizing EDPs.


Contact Us :

JSS Kollam JAN SHIKSHAN SANSTHAN, KONGAL PARAVOOR PO KOLLAM, KERALA, Pin :691301

Phone :0474-2519075 , Fax :04742519075

Email : jsskollam@yahoo.com

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