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We explore this question through research and action at their innovative school ‘Hunar Ghar’, which has been closely working with a Rajasthani tribal community since 2006.
Hunar Ghar provides quality education and a nurturing environment for free to 194 children. There is a twice monthly health clinic, personal one-on-one support to every pregnant woman in the village, and many other activities. Next year will see Hunar Ghar partnering with 5 local government schools to provide quality education to neighbouring communities as well.
Hunar Ghar is an experimental space where partnership with the community and child consultation help to create a loving and vibrant space that is re-thinking what a village school should look like. Interested? Read on then get involved or become an enabler.
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Every pregnant woman hopes for an uncomplicated pregnancy and a healthy baby. However every minute of every day somewhere in the world, and most often in a developing country, a woman dies from complications related to pregnancy or childbirth. Many women have difficulty accessing quality health care due to poverty, distance, lack of information, inadequate […]
When talking about community development in India we often hear about Self-Help Groups (SHGs). Usually composed of just women, many organisations, including Educate for Life, support marginalised people to form SHGs. Activities range from saving very small amounts of money to trying to solve community problems through collective action. In today’s blog I will tell you […]
Although Kanan has already shared it with you, I take immense pleasure in sharing more about the two days sports event that happened at Hunar Ghar last week. Anything I write below or any of the pictures simply don’t do justice to what I felt during those two days. We at Hunar Ghar celebrate sportsmanship […]
Hello friends, today I am going to share with you one of Hunar Ghar’s special events; our Annual Sports Tournament. The tournament is held over two days. Preparations for the tournament start one month advance. The Hunar Ghar Teachers’ Council decided on different committees to manage the responsibilities for this event such as ground monitoring committee, […]