American India Foundation

Creating pathways to education for children of migrants

2014 - 2017

The American India Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded in 2001 at the initiative of President Bill Clinton after the Gujarat earthquake. The foundation develops and implements projects in education, livelihoods, public health, and leadership development. HDF’s grant focused on increasing demand for secondary education as well as improving access, retention, and the quality of learning in Kutch district, Gujarat. The work built on the Learning and Migration Programme which prioritised primary school children from the migrant population.


TED talks about ending violence against children

The challenge to end violence against children took centre stage at TEDSummit 2019 in Edinburgh. Howard Taylor, Executive Director of End Violence Against Children, explored the truly devastating scale of violence against children and the truly unprecendented opportunity we all…

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Why is birth registration so important?

Plan International´s Birth Registration Innovation Team are bringing 6 key principles of innovation to this challenge. They have developed a tailored innovation process to create sustainable and scalable solutions for birth registration. Understand Contextual Constraints: What differentiates constraints from pain…

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Launch of the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children

The Global Partnership today also launched the new INSPIRE package of seven proven strategies to prevent violence against children, created with the World Health Organisation (WHO), the CDC, End Violence Against Children, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), The U.S….

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