Adolescent Development Programme

AZIMPREMJI FOUNDATION

Thozhamai with the support of Azim Premji Foundation has started a project to empower adolescent girls in Semmancherry and Perumbakkam locality. It is a three year project with a target population of 900 adolescent girls. Currently, Thozhamai is in the first annual part of the project where around 400 adolescent girls from the community are being benefited.

MAIN OBJECTIVES :

  • To reduce social and systematic barriers and disparities that hinder girls’ access to education
  • To enable adolescent girls to access and use services and schemes available to them
  • To provide livelihood opportunities to adolescent girls who are in abject poverty for their economic empowerment

BENEFICIARY :

At present, 400 adolescent girls of age 12-19 are getting benefitted from this project Read more...