Rekha, 8, studies in class 2 in the local village school. World Vision staff encourage girls like Rekha to defy the beliefs that surround girl’s education and strive hard to reach their dreams. Rekha loves studying Oriya and attends school regularly. “I want to become a teacher and teach Oriya,” she says shyly.
Make child health is an election issue! That’s the message conveyed to the leaders of the political parties in the run-up to the Assembly election in the states of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Back to School
Back to school is a World Vision India initiative to ensure that all children have equal opportunities to go to school. At the start of new academic year, while one group of children are excited about going to school, there is yet another group of children for whom school still remains a distant dream. Due to lack of basic school essentials, these children stay out of school and miss out on basic education and skills.