ForGrowth is a Social Startup striving to simplify, centralise and digitalise the process of PDW’s career awareness, education and placement which is user centric and not system centric.
Brief: I was employed as a resource professional to provide design services to one of the teams. I chose the team ForGrowth for its novel and vital concept which creates enormous impact for many.
Role: Principle UX Designer.
for the team ForGrowth to guide the team through the concept to delivery stage. Team was selected for the final Top 3 after the design phase.
Client: The International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) + Applied Singularity Enable Makeathon 2017
Duration: 2 months
Team: Sri Vigneshwaran
We learnt that employers send requests to the NGOs for PWD vacancies. the NGO approaches the government institutions (taluks) who know the PWDs in their village. They convince the PWDs and their families to take the talents to their NGO in the city where they get trained for a certain jobs.
To develop a skill assessment platform which will be used by persons with disabilities to help them discover matching skill development resources and career opportunities.