Rajendra Meher


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Name: Rajendra Meher
Organization: Youth Council for Develoment Alternatives
Title: Non Government Organisation
Every child has a Right to Survival, Right to development Right to Education .All seems dream! when every day we cross at least a child labour, when we see every third child are malnourished and statistics shows only 47.16% children take admission at upper primary level. Lakhs of Children are deprived from their basic rights of food, shelter and education. Children without parental care, orphans are more vulnerable. Society compels children to leave school, to be a child labour . At very childhood child looses all opportunity to come out from vicious circle of poverty. To address the issues of the children YCDA initiated different community centric child development programme to protect the rights of the children.It focused on promoting relevant quality primary education in formal school, vocational based education,family based care with community based rehabilitation ensuring child participation in different forum,creating child friendly atmosphere etc. Major thrust is to demonstrate different models and influence policy.

Challenge Entries

Jun 25, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Child care, Child exploitation, Child labor, Child protection

Orphan & vulnerable children without parental care often live a painful life,nothing can take away the pain of the children who need care and protection.This project will facilitate t 600 CNCP children to access their education,health care & to live a joyful life through foster care arrangement

Jun 25, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Behavioral issues, Education, Education reform, Play

As children grows from infancy to adolescent they need to learn different skills which helps them to cope with day to day life . "Child Savings " is a concept where children in child participatory approach learn about individual rights ,responsibility and importance of saving,spending & budgeting.

Jun 25, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Education, Education reform, Youth development, Youth leadership

Poverty compeles poor children of Western Oriss to leave schools at early age . EWYL is an approach to bring back dropout children in schools.It offers a local ,sustainable solution to parents/children to meet the immidiate cost of education without compromising their rights and dignity