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Location:Kharak Mangoli and Gandhi Colony slums in Panchkulla Municipality of Haryana, Haryana
Nature of Initiative: Implementing
Project holder: Mr. Kuldeep Verma
CRY support since: 2016 – 2017

CHANGE ENABLED
  • Formed 17 adolescent girls groups involving around 1100 children and regular meeting and orientation held.
  • Empowering process with children group also resulted to stop 15 cases of child marriage.
  • Have ensured 100% enrolment and retention of children in schools
  • Through regular liaisoning with the stakeholders on right to education processes ensured improvement of school infrastructures, teacher recruitments, school up-gradation.
WHAT CHANGED

PAPN is the outcome of the idea to facilitate sustained rural development through education, community awareness and promoting and strengthening the community based organisations of the marginalised, deprived and oppressed sections of the society, leading to their empowerment.Over the last few years, the organisation has developed good understanding on education rights of children.Strong advocacy tools have been taken up on right to education with School Management Committee members, members of Mahila Mandal for development of school infrastructures, teacher recruitments, school up-gradation and with govt. officials/ dept. for approval of school board examination centre, government transport facilities for school children etc.