Notes On Human-Made and Human Resources - CBSE Class 8 Geography
Human-made resources are resources that are obtained by modifying natural resources like Iron, steel and aluminium.

Technology, knowledge and skill are used to convert natural resources into usable forms and hence are called as Human-made resources as well. People with their knowledge and skill have invented technologies to make the best possible use of resources.

People are a special resource. They are called human resources. Human resources are the most important asset of a nation. For a nation to be prosperous, its human resources must be healthy and knowledgeable.

Effective human resource development programs must be planned for:
  • Providing education and vocational training to everyone and
  • Improving the quality of life by providing basic health care facilities.

Human Resource Development helps people develop their skills, knowledge and abilities so that they are able to create more resources.

Summary

Human-made resources are resources that are obtained by modifying natural resources like Iron, steel and aluminium.

Technology, knowledge and skill are used to convert natural resources into usable forms and hence are called as Human-made resources as well. People with their knowledge and skill have invented technologies to make the best possible use of resources.

People are a special resource. They are called human resources. Human resources are the most important asset of a nation. For a nation to be prosperous, its human resources must be healthy and knowledgeable.

Effective human resource development programs must be planned for:
  • Providing education and vocational training to everyone and
  • Improving the quality of life by providing basic health care facilities.

Human Resource Development helps people develop their skills, knowledge and abilities so that they are able to create more resources.

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