Skills Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement (STRIVE) is a new World Bank funded project that falls under the Programme for Results (P4R) based category of World Bank that ensures outcome based funding. The project aims at creating awareness through industry clusters that would address the challenge of involvement of micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) through apprenticeship . The Project would also aim at integrating and enhancing delivery quality of ITIs. In order to ensure achievement of outcome these ITI would be competitively selected for upgradation under the scheme.
The scheme has four Result Areas with separate sanction of funds:
- • Improved performance of ITI.
- • Increased Capacities of State Governments to support ITIs and Apprenticeship Training.
- • Improved Teaching and Learning.
- • Improved and Broadened Apprenticeship Training (Industrial Cluster of MSMEs).