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Nov 14, 2018

Children's Parliament for children in slums

Summary

Children’s Parliament is a new concept followed by Prime Trust for the children in slums and also for the children in our Remedial Schools. These parliaments are designed for children between the age of 9 and 14 and encourage them to engage in local, national and international democratic processes. Essentially these children are discussing issues that directly affecting their lives. Through these parliaments we believe that every child should be able to express themselves openly and without fear.

Challenge

We can’t expect the children to have good access to education. The children living in vulnerable condition are not raised well and they do not know their rights. The children are forced to discontinue their studies and sent for employment to support their families thereby losing their opportunity. The ambiance in their area makes the children to pick up bad habits.

Solution

The objective of this program aims at providing training on acquiring leadership qualities, personality development. This project is also intended the child to know their rights. The information on Indian political system, environment is also offered.

Long-Term Impact

The long term impact of this program would be to create a potential society who will be assets of our nation.

Resources

http://www.primetrust.org
https://www.facebook.com/Prime-Trust-Childrens-Par

Organization Information

Jul 13, 2018

Help start 5 Evening Schools for 200 children

Summary

This program is designed to educate and empower the children in slums and rural areas of Puducherry by offering evening remedial classes, counseling services, awareness and community-sensitizing programs.

Challenges
The children born into poverty are affected by a variety of societal challenges that prevents them from achieving their goals. The factors such as unemployment and alcoholism within the family, single parenthood, neglect and abandonment force children to become laborers either during or after school. The Illiterate parents do not know the value of education and hence, they send them to work and fulfil thier family needs thorugh their hard earned money. 

Solution

The Evening school supports the children to have remedial classes and experiential learning. The awareness programs related to physical, psychological and social issues are regularly conducted.  We will also provide counseling services during these hours and children also get classes on child rights during their stay with us. 

Long-Term Impact

The objective of this program is to empower and reenergize the children to pursue their dreams. The awareness programs and counseling services will address the childrens' needs holistically. We hope that awareness about oneself and society will help these children to develop a strong personal identity paired with coping and life skills. In addition, we hope that the children take these lessons into their adulthood.

Resourceshttp://www.primetrust.org
Prime Trust Webpage
https://www.facebook.com/Primetrust.Puducherry/
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Jul 13, 2018

Children's Parliament for children in slums

Summary

Prime Trust organizes Children's Parliaments for children in the slums and in rural area. This prrogram is designed for children between the age of 9 and 14 and encourage them to engage in local, national and international democratic processes. Essentially these children are discussing issues that directly affecting their lives. Through these parliaments we believe that every child should be able to express themselves openly and without fear.

Challenges
It is the known fact that the children in the slums do not have good access to quality education as their parents are unable to provide them. The children living in vulnerable condition are not raised well and they do not know their rights. The children are forced to discontinue their studies and sent for employment to support their families thereby losing their opportunity. The ambiance in their area make the children to pick up bad habits. Also the children are not aware of their rights and the political system of the country where they are living. 
Solution

Through this program, we are trying to provide training on acquiring leadership qualities, personality development. The objective of this program is to make aware their rights. The children are given information on the political system in India, about the environment. This program helps the children to acquire holistic development.

Long-Term Impact

The long term impact of this program would be to create a potential society who will be assets of our nation.

Resourceshttp://www.primetrust.org
https://www.facebook.com/Childrernparliament/
 
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