The North Eastern Council (NEC) and the National
Productivity Council (NPC) have agreed on a tie-up venture in the area of
capacity building and evaluation of projects, a press release informed.
Director General, NPC Dr.Amita Prasad, visited the NEC
Secretariat, Shillong today and discussed on the possibility of a Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU) to train officials in the area of project implementation and
management including third-party evaluation of projects, energy auditing, and
digitization for smart governance with Secretary NEC Ram Muivah, and other
With this initiative, the benefits to the North Eastern Region
would be immense in terms of improved capacity in project implementation and
management which will help in timely completion of projects added the press
Dr Prasad requested the States of the North East to approach the
NPC with proposals for capacity building programmes and have similar MoUs with
the NPC to train the State officials.