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  • 26th September 2017, Lucknow

    Phia Foundation strongly believes that violation of child rights and development is a critical issue that deserves intense and holistic action in Uttar Pradesh. We believe without collective efforts, infringement on child rights will continue in our society.

  • The 71st Independence Day was celebrated by the teachers and children of Phia’s urban slums school located at Madanpur Khadar and Bhowapur with great fervor, enthusiasm and happiness.  The preparations for this day started well in advance by the teachers and students of both the schools and the children all excited attended the program dressed in colorful attires. More than 320 children, 7 teachers and parents were a part of the celebration and it was overwhelming to see the enthusiasm of children.

  • Enrollment Drive in 16 Districts of Uttar Pradesh

    School Chalo Abhiyan – “School Chalo Abhiyan” launched on July 1, 2017 by UP CM is an initiative to increase enrollment in government schools and to ensure that every child in the state must get basic education. Campaign’s slogan is 'Khoob Padho, Aage Badho'. This campaign is organized every year for children between the age group of 6-14 years to promote education among students, mainly drop-outs across various towns and districts in UP.

  • Phia Foundation in partnership with Tata Trusts, Google India and civil society partners (CSOs), is implementing a digital initiative programme called Internet Saathi programme since 2016 in the state of UP. The programme aims to address the gender disparity in internet use in rural India which puts women in rural India at further risk of getting marginalized in the society. It seeks to do so by empowering rural women and communities in digital literacy.

  • The It’s Possible Campaign is based on collective action and it aims to reach individuals, especially men and change their outlook and behavioural attitude towards gender by working around the themes of Language, Honour, Freedom of choice, Division of labour at home and Parenting.

  • It is a well-known fact that Rajasthan is highly prone to caste based discrimination and violence between upper caste and marginalized dalit community. Dalit Manavadikhar KendraSamiti and Centre for Dalit Rights, Rajasthan, India, is working in partnership with many national and international organizations on these access to justice issues for the last one decade.

  • Partnering Hope into Action (Phia) Foundation is taking forward the work done through the PACS Programme and works on the issues of social exclusion and poverty reduction. The issue of gender equality crosscuts all of our work. Leave No one Behind’ being the spirit of Sustainable Development Goals aims to place gender equality and empowerment of all women and girls at the heart of the 2030 Agenda. Phia Foundation envisages for a gender equal world and strongly believes that gender inequality is one of the most crucial issues that needs to be tackled in India.

  • International Labour Day Celebration
    Organized by: Department of Labour, mployment and Training, GoJ
    Venue: Vidhan Sabha Maidan, Ranchi
    1st May, 2017

  • Saranda, the ‘Land of Seven Hundred Hills’ lies at the tri junction of three states- Jharkhand, Odisha and Chhattisgarh and is covered by the dense Sal forest. The region is inhabited by the tribal population (HO tribes) who reside in the deep forest areas, and are highly marginalised due to their inaccessibility. Infant mortality rates in the region are high, with an abysmally low neonatal survival rate. Overall malnutrition rates in the region are high, and health infrastructure is weak.

  • Children’s day (also known as Bal Divas) in India is celebrated every year on 14th of November to increase the awareness of people towards the rights, care and education of children. Children are the key of success and development of the country as they would lead their country in different and new technological way. 14th of November is the birth date of the first Indian prime minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and is celebrated as Children’s Day.