Principal's Conclave on Financial Education as a Life Skill at Delhi
04 Feb 2019 09:00 - 14:00
NCFE hosted a workshop on Feb 4th, 2019 at NDMC Convention Centre, for sensitizing the principals of schools operating in NDMC area on providing Financial Education to school students. The programme started with the inaugural address by Dr. Kamakhya Narain Singh, CEO, NCFE.Dr. Kamakhya Narain Singh, while speaking in the programme, elaborated on the role that NCFE can play in promoting financial education in the schools of NDMC area.
Ms. Rashmi Singh, Secretary, NDMC and Mr. R P Gupta, Director, Education Dept., NDMC delivered the Key Note address. This was followed by sessions by representatives from financial sector regulators.
Mr. Rahul, Manager, RBI and Mr. Subu Subramanian, Manager, RBI took a session on Savings, Credit and Transfer of Money. Session on "Grow your money through Investments" was taken by Ms. Prinkadeep Bhatia, Manager, SEBI. Ms. KGPL Ramadevi, GM, IRDAI spoke on topic "Protect yourself and your wealth through Insurance" which was followed by session on retirement planning by Mr. Prodipto Chatterjee, Manager, PFRDA. The last session of the day on "Fundamental messages in Financial Literacy" was taken by Mr. Sandeep Biswal, Sr. Manager, NCFE.
The programme ended with closing remarks by Mr. Sandeep Biswal.
Around 35 principals participated in the programme. Apart from enlightening the audience on why and how financial education should be promoted in the schools, NCFE also shared the study materials for class 6th-10th, that has been developed by NCFE in partnership with CBSE.