Education
 India
Project #1924

Mobile Education Programme for Working Children

by Action for Child Labour -Cholai

Summary

If children can not got to school take the school to them, the project is “Mobile education program for child labour."
$28,054
total goal
$27,494
remaining
13
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years active

Challenge

There are 1500 children working in hazardous brick kilns, stone quarrying, handlooms and these children can not attend even our education centres, present government education programs do not reach them. There is no suitable environment to conduct classes in their working place. Avan will visit during their rest times they can learn through recreational learning methods. They will be motivated to go back to schools. In a year 150 working children and 500 families benefit from this program.

Solution

1. Mobile recreational learning centre in the van covering 150 working children per day 2. Bridge courses to help them continue their formal education to benefit 75 children. 3. Health camps in 20 villages for the working children

Long-Term Impact

*Education and health opportunities will be created for working children. *Public awareness about child rights and child labour issue and child labour will be eliminated and all children will go to schools. *Suitable government policies and prog

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.cholaiindia.org.in

Organization Information

Action for Child Labour -Cholai

Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu - India
Website: http:/​/​www.cholaiindia.org.in
Project Leader:
T.V. Murali
Founder
Chennai, Tamilnadu India

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