Training on “Post Cocoon Technology” held during 16th to 26th April 2017

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A 10 days international training on “Post Cocoon Technology” for the candidates nominated from ISC Member Countries were conducted at Central Silk technological Research Institute, Bangalore (CSTRI), which is the premier R&D Institute on Post Cocoon Technology in India. Under this programme, the entire expenses of trainees like: international and local travel, food, accommodation, training cost, etc. were met by International Sericultural Commission.
18 candidates from 8 Countries were nominated for the training programme. The participating countries were; Bangladesh, Egypt, Ghana, Iran, Kenya, Madagascar, Romania and Thailand. Apart from the classroom and practical oriented training on the various aspects of Post Cocoon Technology, the trainees were also taken to fields, industry units and other facilities of Silk Industry in and around Bangalore.
The training programme was inaugurated by Dr. H. Nagesh Prabhu, Secretary General of ISC at 10 30 hrs on 17th April 2017 in the Auditorium of Central Silk Technological Research Institute, Bangalore, India. The Certificates for the trainees were distributed by the Hon’ble Chairman, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India in the valedictory function held at the HQs of Central Silk Board on 25th April 2017.

Thursday, April 27, 2017