Name of project for which funding is sought: Education for Women & Girls
Location of project: Vikas Puri, New Delhi, India
Official name of the organization to whom the cheque would be made payable if a grant is given: Indian Women and Child Welfare Trust
Description of the Project Work
1. What are the project goals and how will they be reached?
The project goals are to develop the educational qualification in backward women in the community. In this way the organization will play its role in poverty eradication of this section of the society and provide literacy and awareness on necessary developmental subjects.
To reach these goals the organization is planning to run Vocational Training Classes, Health Awareness programs and Economic Development Classes for the target community and assist them to start income generation programs.
The duration of the program is 24 months from the date of starting of the project and the implementing agency is expected to complete all the tasks scheduled in the project plan, within this time frame. After the 24 months new batch will start.
2. What specific results do you expect this project to produce? How will you measure your actual results?
We expect that the women who will enroll in our programs will be trained in such a way that they will be able to get jobs or start their own tution centres. We will see to it that all or most of the women who will receive training will earn their livelihood.
The project will be monitored at every stage of implementation through the Board of Trustees" consisting of the President and Secretary of the implementing agency, official nominee from funding agency, President and Secretary of the women SHG group, social worker, resource person/educationalist using various qualitative and quantitative indicators for measuring success levels of the projects.
The groups achieving satisfactory performance will be put on high priority and these found below satisfaction level will be taken for interim evaluation to learn lessons for remedial measures and cautions to be observed.
Indicators of achievement
A) Qualitative indicators
Increase in self esteem, individual and collective confidence.
Increase in articulation, knowledge and awareness levels, on issues affecting the community at large and women in particular.
Increase or decrease in personal leisure time and time for child care.
Increase/decrease in work loads of women as a result of new initiatives.
Change in roles and responsibility in the family and community.
Visible decrease in domestic violence.
Responses to, and changes in social customs.
Visible changes in women participation levels, increase in bargaining power of the women as an individual in the home and community.
Increased access to the knowledge/information of the project.
Formulation of cohesive and articulated women's groups at village/block/district and state level.
Positive change in social attitudes.
Awareness and recognition of women's economic contribution within and outside household.
Women's decision making and centers of expenditure.
a) Demographic trends
Average age of marriage
b) Number of women participating in different development programs.
c) Greater access and control over community resources and government schemes.
d) Visible changes in physical health/status/nutrition levels.
e) Changes in literacy levels.
f) Participation level of women in political process.
3. List the activities necessary for achieving each result:
a) Running Vocational training's
b) Running of extra classes for Health Awareness
c) Running of Economic Development programs
The target numbers:
To provide training to 150-200 women and girls;