Switch ON has built TapovON Skill Training institute in Nadia . It is providing skills and training to youth, in partnership with various government initiatives – to make youth job ready for a transitioning sustainable world and make skilled workforce ready for new age sustainable business.
Switch ON (www.SwitchON.org.in) is leading and multiple award winning not for profit, established in 2008, that increases access to sustainable livelihood opportunities for under served populations through Advocacy, Capacity Building, Skilling and Incubating Innovative Technology & Business Models. Please find a brief about our work, for your reference, here. Switch ON has spun off leading social enterprises like ONergy Solar and ONganic Foods in the past.
Switch ON has worked with various national and international organization’s like MNRE/NISE, NABARD, GoWB, GIZ, Climate Group UK, Global Green Grant Fund, and Halloran Philanthropy etc. Switch ON has been featured in The Guardian, NDTV, Times of India, ET etc.
Switch ON is starting its next batch of SuryaMitra Skill Development Program – supported by NISE and WBREDA. It is a 3 month residential skill development program 100% sponsored by Government, to train the 10+2 passed, ITI/diploma holders as field technicians to execute National Solar Mission (NSM) program across the country. Interested candidates apply at bit.ly/onsurya.
Join our team, and support us in our mission to create energy access in rural India. We are looking out for passionate mission oriented individuals to make a difference to this world.
Switch ON creates a sustainable energy ecosystem in off-grid communities, and reduce the negative impact of poverty on the socio-economic conditions faced by the districts of West Bengal and Odisha.