Murshidabad, 15th Jan 2013: To understand the issues and problems of the parents and children, Rehab India Foundation organized door to door campaign under phase II of Enrollment Fest at Kabil Pur, Sreekrishna Pur, Dhumpara, Balagacchi, Mohaldar Para and Kohitpur Village of Murshidabad District, West Bengal.
With the objective to increase the enrollment of children in the Schools and to inform the community about the Right to Free and Compulsory Education, Rehab India Foundation unlocked ‘ Enrollment Fest’ in above six Villages on 7th January of same year.
The program is divided into three phases.During first phase, meeting with community people, teachers and parents was conducted and formed a group of like minded people.
This phase is all about disseminating information and awareness of education through distribution of Information Education and Communication (IEC) material and door to door campaign. Door to door campaign is in the process and will be continued till 21st January 2013.Sharing the views, Nishad, Program Manager said, “ignorance, illiteracy and poverty are the major hurdles in the way of education. This besides, Team member will distribute pamphlets in regional languages on 22 January 2013.
In the third phase, dropout students will be gathered. They will be motivated to get enrolment in the Government Schools. Next, review meeting will be planned later to check the percentage of enrolled students.