Holistic development through Education
About the Partner
Jana Unnayan Samiti Tripura (JUST) is a registered NGO and has come into niche in the year 1996. JUST is a social development wing of the Diocese of Agartala working towards integrated development for all irrespective of caste, ethnic groups, and religion with special focus on poor and marginalized, in the spirit of love and service. Its mission- to empower the poor and the marginalized through dialogue, mutual trust and people’s organization towards integral human development. It envisions a self sustaining, peaceful and just society based on Gospel values. A society, which ensures full and abundant life for all: socially, economically, culturally, politically and spiritually.
About The Project
Smile Foundation inaugurated their Mission Education project for underprivileged tribal children of Jinania block of Tripura located in Korbongpara, in partnership with Jana Unnayan Samiti Tripura (JUST). The project is introducing primary English medium classes for tribal children in the area and will simultaneously work towards mainstreaming them to government school. The project also has a Balwadi centre for the small children of the area. Under this programme the centre has enrolled 100 children in the pilot phase.
Smile Foundation’s educational progammes intends to work simultaneously for community and society by providing much needed and basic education to the economically backward classes for their over all holistic empowerment.