By Chingshang Yambem, Manipur There is a quiet little village about 25 kilometres from the Jiribam headquarters and 221 kilometres from…
At the end of the day when he understood that the learning levels in his village were relatively low, he was firm in his mind to do something. When our partner NGO members expressed help in providing some learning materials, the Panchayat member decided to do peer-learning classes in the village. His move was inspiring because he could gather support of his villagers in a day. In his view, education was very important in development.
नक्शा बनाते समय शर्मा जी गाँव के अन्य साथियों को समझाते भी जा रहे थे कि भाई जब गाँव हमारा है तो नक्शा भी तो हम ही बनायेंगे !
– Ruchira Goswami, Associate – Program Management, Pratham
Everybody is talking about how ASER is back this year, but little did I know about the people who always look out for ASER’s back every year.