Published in: 2020
Centre of Equity Studies, Safai Karamchari Andolan, WaterAid India, European Commission
Mander, H., Kumbhare, S., Bhattacharya, A., Chanchani, M.
The Preamble to the Indian Constitution secures to all citizens of India equality of status and opportunity. Equality of opportunity means to give equal chance to every individual for the development of his/her capacity.
Education is a Fundamental Right under Article 21 (A) of the Constitution of India. The Constitution of India under Directive Principles as well as Fundamental Duties also provides for universal, free and compulsory education for all children. India has a Right to Education Act as well, that sets up clear mandates for governments and authorities at different levels, in ensuring these rights.
Mander, H., Kumbhare, S., Bhattacharya, A., Chanchani, M. (2020). Optimising Education and Skill-building programmes for breaking the Inter-generational chain of Manual Scavenging. Centre of Equity Studies, Safai Karamchari Andolan, WaterAid India, European Commission
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