Justice C.G. Hungund inaugurates specialized skill development program by Air India SATS
Bengaluru, 27th April, 2017: Air India SATS Airport Services Pvt. Ltd. (AISATS), in association with Unnathi Protection of Human Rights Society, launched a three month flagship training program on skill development in the field of food processing to empower rural, unemployed women of Devanahalli, Bengaluru. The event was inaugurated by the Chief Guests, Justice C.G. Hungund, Hon'ble Member of Karnataka State Human Rights Commission, Bengaluru and Mr. Hoa Kai Ee, Hon’ble Senior Vice President, AISATS BLR & IXE.
Mr.Pillamunishyamppa, Hon’ble M.L.A., Devanahalli Constituency presided overthe event along with other esteemed guests such as Mr. G.E. NarayanaGowda, Hon’ble District Youth Co-ordinator, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangthan (NYKS),Mr. Narayana Swamy .D, Director of Canara Bank Rural Self EmploymentTraining Institute, Chikkaballapur and Mr. G.V. Vishwanatha, Founder President,Unnathi Protection of Human Rights Society(R), Gudibande.
Spanned overthree months, Skill Upgradation Training Program (SUTP) is a comprehensive,specialized skill development workshop aimed at engaging fifty unemployedand underprivileged women in income generating activities for asustainable livelihood, thus fostering socio-economic independence. Theproject, initiated by AISATS, will be executed by Unnathi Protection of HumanRights Society with the help of Nehru Yuva Kendra, Bangalore Rural District,Govt. of India. Nehru Yuva Kendra will also provide all the professionaltraining and supervision required for skill development in food processing,preservation and marketing of fortified instant food mix, cereals, spices,pickles and milk products, and certificates of course completion.
Mr. MikeChew, CEO, AISATS said, “AISATS is committed towards making a meaningful contribution toour society and is proud to initiate a skill development program aimed atempowering women. We are thankful for the support that we have received fromthe Bengaluru community and we will continue to associate ourselves with suchnoble causes in the future.”
As asocially responsible company, AISATS has ardently supported various socialcauses and has previously aided the repair and renovation of Government PreUniversity College (High School Division) at Vijayapura, Bengaluru.