PROJECT NAME - Nandini GIVE THE GIFT OF EDUCATION TO AN UNDERSERVED GIRL CHILD (NANDINI) - Matriculation of a Girl Child (or drop-out, non-school going) through Gyantantra (Digital Dost - Literacy India's Holistic software that covers a curriculum for primary classes in multimedia form) and Vocational Training (Computer Education and Tailoring) for adolescent girls. Gyantantra is a composite learning module featuring a well structured curriculum.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
In India thousands of youth remain unemployed due to lack of qualification or training. India's unemployment and underemployment problem particularly affects those who belong to lower socio-economic communities. Literacy India has dedicated simply to work with community to identify growth areas and skill gaps and train young people from disadvantaged communities to look at careers and fetch jobs. Youth group is always crucial in a sense they are in the intermediary stage of career develpment.
How will this project solve this problem?
The project- Karigari will empower the youth to acquire various skill. Various Vocational Skill training facilitates the entry of the disadvantaged into the organised sector and therefore into mainstream society, while also providing much needed skilled manpower to growing sectors in the country. It will encourage the youth to participate in the skill- based training program locally in demand.Conduct training for the youth ( both male & female) in variety of skill development for community youth
Potential Long Term Impact
The project will provide training , create awareness among job seekers youth about the employment market situation and job opportunities. It will motivate the job seekers to take-up self-employment ventures. The project will also assist them to obtain the necessary inputs required for setting self-employment ventures from different sources and help them with placement.
Total Funding Received to Date: $17,395
Remaining Goal to be Funded: $64,820
Total Funding Goal: $82,215