Basic Education for All
Foundation for Environment and Sanitation (FES) undertook a comprehensive education programme known as “Basic education for all” to provide functional Pre-primary, Primary, Higher Secondary, Adult literacy and skills Training to its group members in urban and rural areas for poor.
FES‘s mandate is to improve opportunities for young children, street and working children aged zero to eighteen years living in circumstances of social, economic, and cultural and environment disadvantage. Children who are denied from their dignity, rights and equal opportunities from all spheres of life, their families and community they live in. This implies access of health care, education, social and economic justice, a sustainable natural environment and opportunities for self reliant of a child and his family as a whole.
Education alone cannot bring changes unless there is sufficient scope for employment and income generation opportunities. FES facilitated the self-employment process to make the poor men and women economically self-reliant and help them attain a respectable social standing. This programme was initiated with the help of micro-credit both in urban and rural areas of Uttar Pradesh. Income generation includes agriculture, livestock, fisheries, sericulture, and apiculture, regeneration of environment through nursery, ...read more
Health & Environment Improvement
FES initiated health education, primary and secondary health care and health infrastructure development activities, such as conducting of health awareness campaign, running of clinics, hospitals, providing ambulance services, management of pulse-polio and routine immunization campaign and distribution of de-worming tablets to control intestinal parasite for school going children in our project area. FES also works to provide low-cost latrines, clean and pucca roads, ponds, catch water dams and also general infrastructure development of villages Foundation for Environment and Sanitation also organizes solid waste management, providing safe drinking water, campaign against arsenic contamination were the key activities undertaken to support and good health campaign for the poor