EDUCATION-Tools of Power (TOP):
ADWAN experienced “Equality is unfeasible without Education”. Education enables girls and women to develop all the latent powers to combating against all forms of discrimination and able to enjoying their rights and a good life. Therefore, ADWAN running both formal & informal education programs as following:
1. Literacy Led Program: ADWAN enabling before schooling age children and adult women to become literate. Early Child Education refers to the ability of kids to read and write the basic numeric and alphabet and graving the top position in school from bottom grade. Literacy is important not only for children but also for adults thus ADWAN fun the adult literacy program in all the women groups and that enable women to keep financial records in their self help saving groups.
2.School level Scholarship Program: Because of a number of factors such as illiterate parents, poverty, marginalization and hopelessness, Dalit children are much less likely to attend and complete school and to pass the Secondary Education Exam (SEE), the basic secondary school qualification exam. According to the national data only 1.6% of Dalits complete the SEE. Poor families depend on their children’s labor both at home and for pay outside the home. Since girls in general are not valued, their education is often being sacrificed. Thus ADWAN enabling the girls must be in school by providing them sponsorship with the support of American individuals. Many girls and boys are benefitting with this program and the numbers of Dalit students are magically increased in school. ADWAN just able coverage small amount of boys and girls in such a important program and so many needy kids are waiting for support. Please visit for details:
3.Ambitious Girls Fund: Dalits comprise only 1.6% of those with a SEE and above; and only 0.8% of those with a Bachelors’ degree. The low educational status has a multifaceted impact in the socio-economic and political life of Dalits. To enable the higher education for Dalit girls ADWAN run Ambitious Girls Fund for 10+2 to Bachelor degree. ADWAN could not support all the needy girls because of lacking resources. ADWAN is seeking for support for hundreds of needy girls. If you want to be a part of this program then Please visit for details:
4.Earn a livelihood:ADWAN’s education program enables girls to earn her living by engaging in government and private good job that gives them sufficient chances to earn her and family’s livelihood.
5.Friendship and social bonding:Education brings people together and helps them to make friends. Sitting in a classroom, a university lecture hall with fellow learners is a social bonding experience that helps to forge strong relationships between upper and lower caste as well in adult literacy class and groups meetings.
The aim of ADWAN is not to develop one single good value but to produce healthy normal human beings who understand the meaning of life and what it demands from them. From childhood to youth and adult are intellectually and morally brought up on co-operation, most of their troubles would be at an end and life would be much healthier, wealthier and excellent moral character than ever before.