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  project name ~ Bihar Slum Project (2009-first half)

category ~ Education - Child

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Bihar Slum Project (2009-first half)

  NGO

 

Nav Bharat Jagriti Kendra

  Category

 

Education - Child

  District

 

Patna

  State

 

Bihar

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 132250

 

  Year Approved

 

2009

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

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  Chapter Coordinators

 

Kanaga Karuppiah Kanaga Subramanian

 

Portland

 

  Caption

 

 

Peervaish Non Formal Education Center: Teacher Farhat Jabin

 

  Summary

 

 

NBJKs mission is to educate, organize and empower the rural poor to promote development as a liberating force for achieving social justice, economic growth and self-reliance. However, the organization also took notice of the tremendous increase in the rate of migration of rural people to cities in last several decades. Most of these migrants end up living in poorer conditions in the slums of urban area. This project is focussed on giving education to children of 10 such slums in and around Patna, Bihar.

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

* Awareness and motivation amidst slum dwellers to get their children enrolled in NFE centers and get educated. * Parent’s teachers committee formed to ensure regulation of the centers. * 164 girls and 101 boys represent the total strength of student enrolled in the Non Formal Education center. * 23 children labour were enrolled in Non Formal Education center operational in the project area. * Teacher emerged as resource persons on aspects of community mobilization, education, health and environment. * Extra curricular activity has generated interest and joyful environment in the community and the children

 

  Goals

 

 

Holistic development of disadvantaged children, including adolescents, in 10 slums of Patna through education, primary health services, vocational skill development and social, economical, political and organizational up-liftment of mothers and women. Objective of the project : • To educate 300 slums Children through joyful learning, with special focus on girl child with inculcation of good habits and hygiene • To organize & involve mothers of those children and other slum- women with some Income Generation Activity towards economic upliftment • To provide knowledge on Reproductive Health, marriages and small family • Vocational Skill development & Functional Literacy to 150 Muslim girls • To ensure better health condition in 10 slums through primary health services/camps

 
 

  


 
 
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