Published on: October 4, 2023
CRIIIO 4 GOOD
Why in news? Union Minister for Education and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan launched ‘CRIIIO 4 GOOD’
- ‘CRIIIO 4 GOOD’ is a series of 8 cricket-based animation films to promote gender parity, equip girls with life skills and encourage their participation in sports.
- The programme was launched in association with the International Cricket Council, UNICEF, and the Board of Control for Cricket in India
- It is a new online, life skills learning modules, to promote gender equality among girls and boys using popularity of cricket.
- The themes are: leadership, problem-solving, confidence, decision-making, negotiation, empathy, teamwork and goal setting and are visualized through state-of-the-art animation using cricketing examples.
- Programme are in English, Hindi and Gujarati languages.
- The program is in accordance with the principles of NEP 2020, which emphasize achieving gender equality and providing equal opportunities.