Chale Chalo

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01 Apr 2014 - 30 Sep 2014

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Two Inspiring Hindi Words of a Hindi Film; Literary Mean “Let’s Move Forward”. It is a Grassroots Development Organization with Professional Commitment that emerged from the campaign to instill self-confidence among the victims of devastated super cyclone that hit Orissa in 1999. More than 300 volunteers under the dynamic leadership of the young social activist Mr. Ranjit Kumar Swain had extended all sorts of cooperation to local communities, government and non-government agencies in their relief and rehabilitation works in Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur District of Orissa.

Impact by partner
  • 99% enrolment of children in schools of project villages (increase from 96%)
  • Forty nine drop out children re-enrolled in schools • Mass Awareness on importance of education and RTE
  • 849 homes have been visited by programme staff and parents have been mobilized to send their children to the school regularly and get benefit of RTE provisions.
  • Mass Enrolment and Retention Campaign through SMCs, Child Forums, self help groups, youth volunteers and school teachers etc
  • Out of 32 schools 19 are now organizing monthly SMCs meetings with around 65% attendance (earlier mostly none).