In order to draw up a Detailed Action Plan in pursuance of the National Design policy a Committee was constituted with representatives of various Ministries and Departments with Director, NID, Ahmedabad as Member Secretary on 6thMarch 2007. The final recommendations of the Committee are as under:
Constitution of the Design Council of India
Form a Chartered Society of Designers.
Form a Working Group for new Institutes of Design and strengthening of Design Education in Existing Institutions.
To conduct Design Awareness Programmes
The Design Clinic Scheme project being implemented by NID across the country is intended to improve the manufacturing competency of the MSMEs through design intervention to their products and services and to provide them design edge in the global market and hence supports the MAKE IN INDIA programme of the Government of India.
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