Social Development Initiative in Rajasthan

Social Development Initiative in Rajasthan

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Piramal Foundation has partnered with the Government of Rajasthan for social development. The resources deployed are in the areas of public education, primary healthcare, safe drinking water and women’s empowerment. Piramal Foundation aims to create replicable models – with governments and entrepreneurs – that ultimately help in improving the quality and access of public services.

Key projects:
1. Piramal Swasthya: Presently, serves 2.5 million patients annually in Rajasthan. The aim is to increase this to over 5 million patients annually in the next three years, and increase the reach to cover all of 33 districts from the present 17 districts. Jaipur Hub of 1097 National AIDS Helpline caters to Hindi and English languages and has handled over 2 lakh calls this year.
2. Foundation for Education Leadership: Achieved 21% learning outcomes gain in Maths and Language in 2014-15 across 700 schools in grade III and grade V. Vision to increase student learning outcomes by a further 20% over the next three years in these 700 schools. Piloting a District Transformation Program in participation with 1 million children in 5,000 government schools across 4 districts.

3. Piramal Sarvajal: Serves 160,000 people daily. Aim to increase the coverage to over 300,000 individuals over the next three years.

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