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Improving Education amongst underprivileged communities in urban poverty zones of Western Uttar Pradesh

Sector: Primary education

EU Contribution: € 90,367.50 (46.89% of total).

Implementing organisation: Islamic Relief Worldwide

Duration: from 03/2009 to 09/2013

Description: Overall Objective: Contributing to MDG 2 & 3, to close the educational access gap and increase school completion rates by children from disadvantaged minority communities - with a particular focus on girl’s education within urban areas of UP.

Location : Western Uttar Pradesh in India, covering Towns: Meerut, Aligarh, Moradabad