Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojna – Ms. Sushma Swaraj and Mr. R. P. Rudy, India’s External Affairs & Overseas and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister (& MOS) signed a path-breaking MoU on 2nd June 2016 at MEA’s of Jawahar Lal Nehru Bhawan to Launch ‘Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojna’, to provide skill, support and facilitate the overseas placments of the Indian workforce. Among the 07 sectors including Construction, Health, Hospitality etc., the Domestic Work (Housekeeping, Cooking, Child, Elderly, Disabled, Pre-Neo & Post Natal care etc.) figured prominently and was exclusively emphasised upon by the two Ministers and their Secretaries. On 15th July, while PMKVY II is being launched by the Hon’ble President of India, the pilot projects including the Domestic Workers, 7 India International Skilling Centres, are being started with the mobilization of suitable candidates who may get jobs abroad and provide highest values to India’s demographic dividend.