13 August, 2020
01:36:04 PM

Weaning from work to School – withdrawing Children from Hazardous Occupations

Duration: 2006-2009


Location: Jhalda-II  block, Purulia  district, West Bengal

Coverage: 59,010 people in 43villages

Financial involvement: 24,00,000.00

PDAMSMS implemented the Pilot Project “Weaning from work to School – withdrawing from Hazardous Occupations” at Jhalda-II block with support from UNICEF & Dist. Administration, Purulia. The object of the project was to arrange substitute income generation by providing training and other inputs to the families of the child labours to free their children from doing jobs. And with this innovative programme, a large number of child labour have been enrolled with formal education withdrawing from hazardous occupation and at the same time, the mothers of the child labour have been involved with different income generation activities with proper training & support.

Purulia District Agragami Mahila O Sisu Mangal Samiti
Working for Social Changes

Purulia District Agragami Mahila O Sisu Mangal Samiti, Jhalda, Baghmundi Road, Jargo – 723212. Purulia – District, West Bengal.
Phone No: Phone : +91 9933090870,
Email: pdamsms@rediffmail.com | puruliaagragami@gmail.com