Brookings Institution supports India’s Daughters Campaign


Rebecca Winthrop

Director and Senior Fellow, Center for Universal Education
BROOKINGS

India’s Daughters Campaign 2015 raises the voices of those who are on the frontline of the learner’s experience: teachers and students—And, engages civil society and girls’ education leaders in the discussion on the importance of providing a safe space for girls and boys to learn.

Involving all actors in this discussion and building awareness of the detrimental effects of school-related gender-based violence is an important first step in identifying what a safe learning environment for girls in India means and what steps need to be taken to get there. Ensuring a safe space for girls has shown to have a positive influence on their school attendance, completion and on their overall learning outcomes—which benefit a society as a whole. Continue reading..


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IDC 2015 at Right to Education Mela

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District Institutes of Education & Training



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Teachers Speak

Reena Massi, Teacher Prerna School

Reena Massi Teacher, Prerna School गीत हम लड़की है लकड़ी तो नहीं जब चाहा आग में झोक दिया जब हक़ माँ...

Kamal Ki Kali

A poem titled “Kamal Ki Kali” authored by Mrs. Asha Bali, Hindi language teacher at Senior School, Study Hall ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

कुदरत का उपहार

तरन्नुम नाहीद खान शिक्षिका – विशिष्ट शिक्षा विभाग स्टडी हॉल बेटी कुदर...

Power of Choice

Sana Nusrat Teacher, Study Hall School In this patriarchal setup, there is one thing that demands immediate attention. “Perception of women” is something that calls for change an...

बेटी है परिवार का अधिकार

मनीषा अग्रवाल शिक्षिका – विशिष्ट शिक्षा विभाग स्टडी हॉल Manisha Agarwal is a teacher in the ...

Educate a girl child is like educating the whole family

Deepika G. Roy Teacher, The Prep School A girl/woman/lady is the creator of our universe. She is the epitome of beauty, grace, grit, determination and inner strength. She can handle any situ...

Girl Child

Rachna Sinha Teacher, The Prep School Girl Child A girls is an essence of the life her laugher relieves a stressed father, a tired mother and a naughty brother, Such a child should be the fo...

Paradise

Manisha Singh Teacher, The Prep School God made little girls, with laughing eyes and bouncy curls. for the world when seen thorough little girls eyes greatly resembles ‘Paradise’. So why...

A child is a child

Monika G. Roy Teacher, The Prep School A child is a child. It does not matter whether it is a girl or a boy, One should start thinking of giving them proper knowledge, education, etc and at ...

Why educate a girl child?

Priya Kumar Teacher, The Prep School When we educate a girl, we educate a whole family. An educated girl child forms a strong back bone for a happy home and in a larger perspective a progres...


Inspirational Stories

The True Value of Education

In search of the true value of education in a women’s life students of Junior School, Study Hall took a journey into the lives of working women. These working women for one reason of t...

Archana’s Story

Archna is a student at Prerna Girls School. She works as an assistant in a computer laboratory at Junior School, Study Hall How do you like being in school? I feel very good and am enjoying ...

Sanju’s Story

Sanju works as a caretaker for a child with special needs at a leading school for children with special needs Tell us something about yourself I am 16 years old and I study in class 9 in Pre...

Raveena’s Story

Do you like studying at Prerna Girls School? Yes, I do like my school and I love my teachers If you were not in the school, what difference would it have made to your life? I would have been...

Rita’s Story

Students of Junior School, Study Hall interview Rita Didi a Prerna Student Do you like working along with your studies? Rita: Yes, I feel very good. What are your plans for your future? Rita...


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Center for Learning

She Will Change The World

“Then, she began to breath, and live, and every moment took her to a...

मुझको भी जीवन पाना है

Swadha Ravindra is class teacher of 10 grade at Study Hall Center for ...

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मै एक लड़की हूँ

Tanmay Sharma is a student of grade 9 at Study Hall Center for Learnin...

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Voices from KGBVs

KGBV Ghorawal, Sonbhadra

A poem by Aarti,from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Ghorawal Block, Sonbhadra A poem by Anjali Sing Patel,from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Ghorawal Block, Sonbhadra ◄ Back to Indi...

KGBV Naghwa, Sonbhadra

An Article by Kavita Kumari,from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Naghwa Block, Sonbhadra ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

KGBV Naghwa, Sonbhadra

A Slogan by Ramawati Kumari,from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Naghwa Block,Sonbhadra A Slogan Amrawati Kumari,from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Naghwa Block,Sonbhadra ◄ Back to I...

KGBV Myorepur, Sonbhadra

A Song by Sunita, Ranju, Pooja from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Myorepur Block,Sonbhadra A Song by Sunita, Ranju, Pooja from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Myorepur Block,Sonbhadra ...

KGBV Dhudhi, Sonbhadra

A Story by Dimple Kumari from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Dudhi Block,Sonbhadra ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

KGBV Dhudhi, Sonbhadra

A Story by Tripura kumari from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Dudhi Block,Sonbhadra ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

KGBV Saidnagar, Rampur

An Article by Gulista Pasha from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Saidnagar Block, Rampur A song by Hasroon from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Saidnagar Block, Rampur An Article by Sona...

KGBV Nagar, Mirzapur

A song by Anjali from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Nagar Block, Mirzapur A song by Smiriti and sadhna from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Nagar Block, Mirzapur ◄ Back to India̵...

KGBV Paniyara, Maharajganj

A story by Pramila Sharma from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Paniyara Block, Maharajganj A poem by Priyanka Gupta from Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Paniyara Block, Maharajganj An ar...


Articles

“BETI BACHAO, BETI PADHAO”

An article by Dhirti Gupta student of LLb Symboisis Noida. According to the census data, the child sex ratio (0-6 years) in India was 927 girls per 1000 boy in 2001 which drastically dropped...

A Haiku for India’s Daughters Campaign 2015

Jessica H. Oliveira Executive Assistant, The Bridgespan Group Gender and racial equity are the two causes most dear to my heart. Education is a close second. In 2012, I traveled to Delhi for...

Brookings Institution supports India’s Daughters Campaign

Rebecca Winthrop Director and Senior Fellow, Center for Universal Education BROOKINGS India’s Daughters Campaign 2015 raises the voices of those who are on the frontline of the learner’s...

Rakesh Ashesh

An article by Rakesh Ashesh, Ex. Head of Department of Chitragupt Snatakottar Mahavidyalaya, Mainpuri, UP. ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

Just let her be!

Anupriya Agarwal Relationship Manager, Maxworth Communication Global Shaper, Lucknow Hub (World Economic Forum) Associate Director, Lucknow Literature Carnival Lucknow Expressions Society ...

A message from Niloufar Pourzand, UNICEF Uttar Pradesh

Niloufar Pourzand Chief of the Field Office for Uttar Pradesh UNICEF We in UNICEF UP always welcome such great initiatives of our partners and other stakeholders to advance the rights and we...

The world can hear you, keep shouting

Ms. Sydney Howe Cross-Cultural Communication Educator I stand in solidarity with India’s Daughters from Munich, Germany. I led students at Study Hall Educational Foundation (SHEF) (Vid...

We, in Toronto, stand in solidarity with their insistence on equal human rights for girls

Kathleen Gallagher, PhD Professor, Canada Research Chair Associate Chair of Research Ontario Institute for Studies in Education University of Toronto, Canada I have watched from afar the pow...


Art Work

एक पहल

शिवानी कश्यप ७ ...

Education teaches us to think better

Seeta Kannaujia Grade 11, Prerna Girls ...

Respect Women

A poster by Shruti Sinha from Class 9 o...

Let Her Grow

Divyani Shetty 9-A, Study Hall School ...

Not for Sale

Aswit Abhiraj 9-A, Study Hall School ...

Let me see the world !

Prakhar Avish Diwedi 9-A, Study Hall Sc...

Educate the Girls Child

Ananya Srivastava 9-A, Study Hall Schoo...

Girls With Courage

Akriti Rastogi 9-A, Study Hall School ...

#BeWithBeti

Noor Wahid Class 9-A, Study Hall School...

An Abstract by Mihir

Mihir Kumar Roy 9-A, Study Hall School ...


Expressions from KGBVs

Manju Bhartiya – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Manju Bhartiya of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Ca...

Manisha Patel – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Manisha Patel of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Cam...

Manisha Pal – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Manisha Pal of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Campa...

Mahak Bhartiya – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Madhu Bhartiya of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Ca...

Khusboo Vishwakarma – KGBV Meza, Allahaabd

This poster has been made by Ms. Vishwarma of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad with a slogan. ◄ Back to India...

Madhu Bhartiya – KGBV Chaka ,Allahabad

This poster was made by Madhu Bhartiya of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Ca...

Laxmi Aadiwasi – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Laxmi Aadiwasi of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Ca...

kamini Kumari – KGBV Meza, Allahabad

This poster has been made by Ms. Kumari of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad with a slogan. ◄ Back to India...

Kavita Shekh – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Kavita Shekh of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Camp...

Kalpana Pal – KGBV Chaka, Allahabad

This poster was made by Kalpana Pal of KGBV Chaka, Allahabad as part of India’s Daughter Campa...


KGBV Staff Members

Alka Agarwal, K.G.B.V Balrampur Nagar, Balrampur

Alka Agarwal Warden, K.G.B.V. Nagar Kshetra, Balrampur कुछ सपने हैं अभी ...

Reeta Pandey, KGBV Pachpedwa Forest, Balrampur

Reeta Pandey, warden of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyayalya Pachpedwa Forest Block, Balrampur district...

Ragini Singh, KGBV Nichlaul, Maharajganj

Ragini Singh, warden of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya Nichlaul Block, Maharajganj district shares...

Kiran Bala, KGBV Shahbad, Rampur

Kiran Bala, Teacher KGBV Shahbad, Rampur Kya h ek stri ka gahna? Koi kahta lajja h, Koi katha pati u...

Faizan, KGBV Majhwa, Mirzapur

Mohd. Faizan, Accountant KGBV Majhwa, Mirzapur ◄ Back to India’s Daughters Campaign 2015...

Poornima Saran, KGBV Nagar, Balrampur

Poornima Saran, Teacher KGBV Nagar, Balrampur Bas ek baar kehdo k padho likho aage badho Lehro k tar...

Indramati, KGBV Pachpedwa, Balrampur

Indramati warden of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya Pachpedwa Block, Balrampur district shares slog...

Kunj Bihari, KGBV Mithaura, Maharajganj

Kunj Bihari, a part time teacher at Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Mithaura, Maharajganj shares h...


Non-Formal Education Centers

Debosmita Ghoshal, Kolkata Center

A poster by Debosmita Ghoshal from Non Formal Educ...

Sumitra Barua, Kolkata Center

A poster by Sumitra Barua from Non Formal Educatio...

Bushra Khatoon, Lohiya II

Bushra Khatoon Teacher, Non Formal Education Cente...

Sunita Mishra, Mehmoodnagar

A slogan by Sunita Mishra from Non Formal Educatio...

Saraswati Entgaon, Lucknow

An Article by Saraswati,from Non Formal Education ...

Alok, Ujariyuon

A letter by Alok from Non Formal Education Center,...

Ankita Shukla, Anil Brick Field

Posters by Ankita Shukla from Non Formal Education...