Online job information largely caters to qualified graduates in niche segments. To challenge this digital divide and address needs of the unorganized skill force in cities and rural India, following is a repository of websites and portals providing information on skilled, semi-skilled jobs and government employment schemes.
Sarkari Naukri: Provides user friendly information on government jobs, vacancies, examinations etc.
Naukri.com: An Indian job portal where people can access job listings and upload their resumes
Rural Nakuri.com: Advertises job opportunities at corporate and non-governmental organizations in rural areas
Rozgar Duniya: A collaboration between ITC and Monster.com, rozgar duniya helps rural youth find job opportunities.
Chaakri: An online portal listing job opportunities in rural India.
Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme: A credit linked subsidy programme being implemented by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises aimed at generating self-employment opportunities through establishment of micro enterprises by traditional artisans and unemployed youth.
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act: NREGA seeks to enhance livelihood security in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of guaranteed wage employment in a financial year.
Hunar Se Rozgaar Tak: Hunar Se Rozgaar Tak is an employment scheme launched by the Tourism Ministry, Govt. of India in 2009 for youth in the 18 - 25 years age group who are at least 8th class pass. It’s a training programme to create employable skills in hospitality sector under the Capacity Building Scheme of Ministry of Tourism.
Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rojgaar Yojana: The key objective of this scheme is to provide gainful employment to the urban unemployed or underemployed through setting up of self-employment ventures or provision of wage employment.
National Rural Livelihood Mission: NRLM is focused on promoting self-employment and organization of rural poor. The basic idea behind this programme is to organize the poor into SHG (Self Help Groups) groups and make them capable for self-employment.