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  project name ~ Bihar Slum Project - 2012

category ~ Education - Child

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Bihar Slum Project - 2012

  NGO

 

Nav Bharat Jagriti Kendra

  Category

 

Education - Child

  District

 

Patna

  State

 

Bihar

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 18000

 

  Year Approved

 

2012

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Mahesh Ravishankar

 


 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

NBJK runs several non-formal education centers and vocational training courses in the Patna district of Bihar. It has been funded by AID Portland and AID Columbus in the past. The NGO approached us with a request to extend the project for further six months so that the vocational training center could continue to be operational.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

NBJK has provided non-formal education for 164 boys and 101 gilrs in slums of Patna. 4 vocational centers have been started to provide training in tailoring and embroidery for girl children between the ages 13-18.. 1 of them is in Dunkaimli. It was started in August 2011. Initially 12 children were enrolled, the number was 22 as of January 2012. Previously allocated fund from AID Columbus was used to purchase equipment (sewing machines). The success of the project would be measured through the number of girl who are able to find jobs and support their families.

 

  Goals

 

 

The amount approved would be used to handle teacher salary and administrative expenses from April 2012-September 2012. The goal is to keep the vocational training in Dunkaimli functional, so that the current students enrolled can complete the training in tailoring and be able to find jobs

 
 

  


 
 
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