• Improved access to education: IPHD education advocates enrolled or re-enrolled more than 83 girls, many of whom had never been to school before. For the 2019-2020 school year, IPHD achieved to enroll 60 more girls. In the last two years we enabled 143 girls to receive a school education.
  • Decreased student to teacher ratio: IPHD hired one teacher to ensure that the government school was not overburdened by new students.
  • Employment: IPHD provides employment to four Bhikamkor women — two as education advocates, one as full-time school teacher and one as the Saheli Community Center librarian.
  • Providing education tools: IPHD provides necessary materials such as school and exam fees, uniforms, backpacks, notebooks and stationery for all enrolled girls. IPHD also offers free transportation services for girls who require it.
  • Changing values: IPHD outreach workers are altering the traditional mindsets of Bhikamkor families by making them understand the value of girls’ education.
  • Learning environment: IPHD provides a safe and clean after school environment in the Saheli Community Center library where children can read, color and play.
  • School facilities: IPHD provides a comfortable school environment by establishing modern classroom furniture. Drinking facilities are available since IPHD provides a water dispenser and cooler.

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