Banka BioLoo Commits to Mainstreaming Youth in Sustainable Sanitation Solutions in India
Banka BioLoo commits to Decent Jobs for Youth on creating decent job opportunities for young women and men in India’s sanitation industry.
(India) Banka BioLoo, a woman-founded business organization engaged in promoting and developing innovative and environmentally-friendly products and services for human waste treatment and management, has committed to the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth on creating hundreds of decent employment opportunities for young women and men in India by 2025. The commitment is based on a complete sanitation value chain, providing decent job opportunities for young people from the local communities.
The presence of inadequate sanitation facilities is a pressing problem in India. Bank BioLoo offers sustainable, eco-friendly solutions to this problem, while also providing decent job opportunities to young people. The organization commits to employing young people from the rural and urban areas, training them and providing them with formal employment opportunities. The company also ensures long-term value creation for the local environment and economy. The sanitation value chain contributes to improved sanitation, hygiene and public health, and to preserve the environment with innovative waste treatment systems.
The commitment will boost action and impact on Youth in the Rural Economy and Green Jobs for Youth.The green economy can unleash youth’s potential as up to 60 million new jobs in the green economy could potentially be created by 2030. Green growth can provide an opportunity to address the youth employment challenge while simultaneously preserving the environment and increasing climate resilience. With the ILO and UN Environment’s leading role, Decent Jobs for Youth brings together a growing number of partners who are committed to boost labour market outcomes and unleash the potential of youth in the rural economy.
“We are excited to commit to Decent Jobs for Youth, as youth are the future of our society and Banka BioLoo believes in nurturing their talent for economic growth and social development”, said Sanjay Banka, Chairman of Banka BioLoo.
The Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Decent Jobs for Youth was launched in 2016 as a UN system-wide effort, focusing on the youth employment challenge that is central to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It has emerged as a global, multi-stakeholder initiative that brings together governments, social partners, the private sector, youth and civil society organizations, and others. They work together to share knowledge, leverage resources and take action at country and regional level, to support young people in accessing decent work and productive employment worldwide.
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