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  project name ~ School for displaced children

category ~ Education - Child

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

School for displaced children

  NGO

 

Mandra Lions Club

  Category

 

Education - Child

  District

 

Murshidabad

  State

 

West Bengal

  Budget Approved

 

$ 4000

 

  Year Approved

 

2012

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Aarthi Venkateshan

 

Clemson

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

Area Background of the proposed project:
East Bengalee community who were driven out from their native land during division of joint Bengla in the
year 1946 - 47 due to religious reason, mainly populates eastern part of Murshidabad district. Later they
settled at different parts of West Bengal where population density is less and scope of livelihood is present.
Naturally those points of living were newly created and government facilities were far behind at those
places because those points were not at the first preference for living for the existing population at that time.
Gradually infrastructure and communication facilities developed and yet education facilities are not so
sufficient to cover every child. Child rights issues are frequently getting violated over there as many cross
border issues are paralleled linked with administration. As a supportive solution and creating permanent
substitute Mandra Lions Club likes to start intervention at the following blocks.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

1. The Project is running for last 5 years. 2. 217 students linked to mainstream education 3. Visit their families for follow up and link their families with government schemes 4. Parents are much more interested in kidsí education

 

  Goals

 

 

1. Provide Pre-primary level education 2. Start 9 schools in 3 districts 3. Enroll them with primary schools 4. To develop locally suitable educational curriculum 5. To build some model educational system and replication of ideas

 
 

  


 
 
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