Pratham is a network of
non-governmental organisations that promote primary educationfor disadvantaged children. Started in Mumbaiin 1994, with the support of UNICEF, it now has activities in 14 states of Indiaand has supporting organisations in the USand UK.
illiteracyprogrammes of Pratham, unlike many others worldwide, have been proved to work through careful evaluations. [cite news |title=Are our children learning? |publisher=The Economist | date = 2006-07-13|url=http://www.povertyactionlab.com/news/The%20Economist%207.13.06%20Remedying%20Education.pdf |accessdate=2006-10-13 |format=PDF ] Its initiatives are reaching 200,000 children a year.
High profile businessmen involved with Pratham include
Lakshmi Mittaland Kumar Birla(as directors of Pratham India Education Initiative), and Baba Kalyani(as chairman of Pratham Pune Education Foundation).
* [http://www.pratham.org/ Pratham]
* [http://www.prathamusa.org/ PrathamUSA]
* [http://www.pratham.org/uk/pratham_uk.php PrathamUK]
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