WHO ARE WE?
Pratham is the largest non governmental organisation working to provide quality education to the underprivileged children of India. Pratham was established in 1994 to provide education to the children in the slums of Mumbai city. Since then, the organization has grown both in scope and geographical coverage.
Today we reach out to millions of children living both in rural and urban areas through a range of interventions. The Pratham team comprises of educationists, development professionals, media personnel, corporates, workers, activists, PhDs, MBAs, CAs, civil servants, bankers, corporate professionals, consultants, who all bring their experiences and perspectives to the organsiation and are unified by the common vision of improving the future of our children.
From Schooling to Learning in India: How Can We Take Everyone Along?
Dr. Madhav Chavan and Rukmini Banerji discuss the challenges that plague the Indian Education system and offer cogent solutions to some of the key problems that we have to contend with.
Click to Viewread more...Online Debate leading to the 2013 WISE Summit
Experts debate the topic "Are Goals for Universal Literacy Within Our Reach?" on the online forum leading to 2013 World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), in Doha.
http://www.wise-qatar.org/edudebates-literacy-primary-educationread more...Overseas Development Institute Panel Discussion
A short video of Dr. Rukmini Banerji speaking at the ODI event on Public services for all: the politics of delivery.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Oo-mZaG9tmUread more...2013 Citi Micro Enterprise Awards
Citi and ACCESS inviting nominations for community from Micro Enterprise which has overcome socio economic challenges, build self sustaining business to create employment and contributed meaningfully to their communities.
Read more...read more...Wrigley Company Foundation partners with Pratham
The Wrigley Company Foundation is partnering with Pratham in India to address the learning gaps and providing support to the mint farming districts in the Indian State of Uttar Pradesh. The aim is to reach 40,000 children in 1,000 villages.
Click to Viewread more...Top 100 NGOs' in the world!
We are proud to announce that Pratham has been named one of the 'TOP 100 NGOs' in the world by The Global Journal for a second year in a row.
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