Pardada Pardadi Educational Society: Education Program

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Key Information

The education program of Pardada Pardadi Educational Society (PPES) is to empower girls socially and economically. The main focus of the program is to encourage each girl to become an independent thinker and self-learner.

Pardada Pardadi runs four schools affiliated with the U.P. Board. The pre-primary school is called Emma Horne School and the senior school is Pardada Pardadi Inter College. Along with this, PPES is associated with Bhagwati Sarla Paliwal Inter College Jattari in Aligarh as a knowledge partner.

Lead Implementing Organization(s)


South Asia


Government Affiliation

Non-governmental program


2000 -

Ministry Affiliation



Not applicable or unknown

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Geographic Scope


Areas of Work Back to Top

Education areas


  • Primary completion
  • Secondary completion


  • Early childhood development

Other skills

  • Rights/empowerment education


  • Literacy
  • Numeracy

Cross-cutting areas

  • Economic/livelihoods (including savings/financial inclusion, etc.)
  • Gender equality
  • Social and gender norms and beliefs

Program participants

Target Audience(s)

Girls (both in school and out of school), Youth


4 - 18

School Enrolment Status

Some in school

School Level

  • Lower primary
  • Upper primary
  • Lower secondary
  • Upper secondary

Other populations reached

Not applicable or unknown

Participants include

Not applicable or unknown

Program Approaches Back to Top


  • Increased availability of learning materials

Health and childcare services

  • Adolescent-friendly health services
  • Referrals to health services

Reducing economic barriers

  • Financial literacy training

School-related gender-based violence

  • Safe and welcoming schools

Tutoring/strengthening academic skills

  • Literacy - in the classroom
  • Numeracy - in the classroom

Women's empowerment programs

  • Empowerment training

Program Goals Back to Top

Education goals

  • Improved academic skills (literacy and numeracy)
  • Increased school completion (general)
  • Increased years of schooling

Cross-cutting goals

  • Improved financial literacy and savings
  • Increased agency and empowerment
  • More equitable gender attitudes and norms
  • Reduced child marriage

Additional Information Back to Top

Primary Contact

Pardada Pardadi Educational Society