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Kerala Dalit Adivasi students ask for for effective implementation of education related schemes

by sapna last modified 2016-12-13 11:17

In Kerala Dalit Adivasi Students Convention, Social Welfare Department, Kerala Requests for recommendations for effective implementation of education related schemes

DAAA-NCDHR along with RIGHTS, Kerala organized a one day student’s consultation of Dalit and Adivasi students on 5th November at Guest House Trivandrum, Kerala. The meeting was attended by more than 45 student leaders, civil society organization representatives, community leaders and concerned government officials from various departments participated. The consultation deliberated upon the challenges faced by the Dalit and Adivasi students in higher education along with what can be the possible remedies to address the challenges. 

The consultation was initiated by Abhay Xaxa sharing on the entitlements and avenues available for Dalit and Adivasi Students apart from the problem of delayed disbursal of post matric scholarship in the country. The student leaders and authorities shared their personal experiences of challenges faced by them in Kerala. Finally a committee was formed to follow-up the suggestions given by the participants of the consultation. One of the achievements of the consultation is that the Welfare department has requested RIGHTS to submit recommendations for effective implementation of education related schemes.

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