Our three year collaboration with the Jharkhand Education Project Council (JEPC) strengthens our work in KGBV Schools across Jharkhand.
We deeply appreciate the support from the Wardens of KGBV/JBAV schools, District Education Officers, District Collectors & State level Officers at the JEPC and JCERT (Jharkhand Council for Education Research and Training).

Adolescent Health Champions (AHC)

After the successful completion of the first year Ugam and AHC have entered their second year of partnership. Both organizations are deeply committed to ensure that adolescent girls build awareness about health and wellness issues.

AHC was founded in 2017 to address the critical intersection of gender, adolescent health, and education. In our second year of the partnership, we will impact adolescent girls in 105 KGBV/JBAV schools in 9 districts of Jharkhand.

Ugam in News

Lopa Gandhi speaks to Venil Ali, in an episode of “A New Kind of Celebrity, produced by Disoriented Penguin. 

She talks about her journey in the development sector and her foray into founding an organisation which is working in rural India (Jharkhand). She speaks about the similarities and differences in Education across different contexts like urban, rural, government and private settings. She also speaks about the benefits and drawbacks of the model of Government Residential Schools for Girls (Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalay – KGBV).