About Green Skills Academy

Green Skill Academy (GSA) is a first of its kind initiative by Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) in association with NSDC to train 24,000 people in the next 7 years in skills such as Renewable energy, Waste water treatment, Climate resilient cities, Green construction, Solid waste management and so on (Refer Courses). GSA has assessed the technological and human resource capabilities to address green skills training and development. GSA has the understanding of industry demand for green skills and employment potential

One of the principal aims of the GSA is to impart solid skills to the youth to make them employable. GSA is a thoughtful platform for the youth, emerging from the background of youth unemployment challenges and skill shortages. Following are the benefits for the youth to join GSA:

  • Skill and competency development
  • Increased employment opportunity
  • Knowledge sharing