National Productivity Day 2023
The annual celebration of National Productivity Day is observed on February 12, coordinated by the National Productivity Council (NPC). The NPC’s mission is to promote awareness towards increasing the productivity of the country. The day is celebrated as part of National Productivity Week, which is observed from February 12 to 18.
National Productivity Day 2023: Theme
This year’s National Productivity Day theme is “Productivity, Green Growth, and Sustainability: Celebrating India’s G20 Presidency.” The theme highlights the fact that everybody should give themselves a chance to set productivity goals and work towards them.
The celebrations are important to raise awareness of productivity, efficiency, and innovation. National Productivity Day draws attention to the power of productivity in improving the overall quality of life and it serves as an opportunity for citizens to start building good habits that will help increase productivity.
History of National Productivity Day
The National Productivity Day marks the formation of the National Productivity Council (NPC), and it was registered on February 12, 2022, under the Societies Registration Act, 1960. The NPC is an autonomous organisation which was established in 1958 under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. The day aims to raise productivity awareness which is an imperative aspect of maximising production with optimal resource utilisation.