Jharkhand is one of the most backward state of India with low per capita and literacy rate and high poverty rate. The state’s education profile is not very encouraging. Jharkhand stands second last in overall literacy followed by Bihar.

Godda is an under developed district due to the absence of basic infrastructure. Communication is still a matter of concern as the district is without any rail link. Literacy rate of the district is very low, stand at 56.40% (Census, 2011) which is 10% lower than the state’s average literacy rate.

IR India seeks to provide educational infrastructure in Godda district in the state Jharkhand through refurbishing and reconstructing the existing community school building in Sahoro village.

Education Infrastructure for Girls in Godda District, Jharkhand

Education Sector

INTRODUCTION

Jharkhand is one of the most backward state of India with low per capita and literacy rate and high poverty rate. The state’s education profile is not very encouraging. Jharkhand stands second last in overall literacy followed by Bihar.

Godda is an under developed district due to the absence of basic infrastructure. Communication is still a matter of concern as the district is without any rail link. Literacy rate of the district is very low, stand at 56.40% (Census, 2011) which is 10% lower than the state’s average literacy rate.

IR India seeks to provide educational infrastructure in Godda district in the state Jharkhand through refurbishing and reconstructing the existing community school building in Sahoro village.

OBJECTIVE

The objective of this project is to build safe education facility to meet the educational needs of the children belonging to most marginalised communities  environmental protection aimed at building resilience to erratic climate conditions and food insecurity.

BENEFICIARIES

  • 86 Individuals (including teachers and students)
  • The target community includes ultra-poor minority Muslims

LOCATION

Sahora Village
Godda District
Jharkhand

FUND REQUIRED

RM 220,281.75