At EkTara, we enable and encourage first generation learners from an under privileged urban background to enhance the quality of their life through education and social mobilisation

our programmes

education

With a focus on educating young children, especially girls, we started our education programme in 2011, with a Montessori course for the young girls and a non-formal course for those who had already passed the school going age.

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health & hygiene

It was observed that a lot of our students were falling sick on a regular basis. As a result, our education programme witnessed a poor performance. We started the Health & Hygiene programme, with an aim to address and arrest the issue of malnutrition among our children.

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vocational training

Owing to extreme poverty, a number of girls and young women in Topsia and Tiljala have missed out on education and employment opportunities. The aim of our Vocational Training programme is to bridge that gap.

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community outreach

To ensure a trickle-down effect of the programmes at EkTara, we started a community outreach programme with our students at the helm, to raise awareness on the importance of education, health and hygiene.

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Highlights

July Events

  • 4th. Conducted Meditation workshop...
  • 12th. World Population Day.
  • 15th. Nutrition workshop conducted and Bag distribution at Ektara...
  • 20th. Commencement of 1st Term examination and Tailoring examination conducted at Ektara...
  • 27th. Smart Class training held at Ektara.
  • 28th. World Hepatitis Day observed at Ektara.

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