Sustainable Livelihood

Poverty in India has been cited as one of the main reasons why millions of children do not get access to the rights they are entitled to. India, being the home to every sixth child in the world (Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation- MoSPI, 2012)

  1. 38% (1 in 3)of children between 0-5 years are stunted in the country (NFHS 4, 2015-16)
  2. 36% of children under 5 years of age are underweight in India (NFHS 4, 2015-16)
  3. 58% of children between 6months – 5 years were found to be anemic in the country (NFHS 4, 2015-16)
  4. Total Immunization coverage in the country stood at 62% in 2015-16 (NFHS 4, 2015-16)
  5. 21% of the births in the country were home births (NFHS 4, 2015-16) 
  6. Only 21% of mothers (1 in 5) received full antenatal care in the country (NFHS 4, 2015-16)

Tare Zameen Foundationhas been helping the poor mainly in the health, education and employment sector. It has been conducting Awareness Programmes relentlessly to address the ignorance on the health of the people especially, of women and children. it has been conducting Free Health Campsin the underprivileged areas to reach out to those who cannot afford or do not have access to healthcare. The organization has also been working in the field of education by providing free education to the underprivileged children and also providing basic education to the adults. It has also been working for the employment of women by providing them training in sewing and stitching. Hence, these are the ways Tare Zameen Foundation has been trying to tackle poverty and the problems caused by it.


About Tare Zameen Foundation

Tare Zameen Foundation is Non-profit organisation works for uplift of child education, rights and scholarship to meritorious poor students, Save Girl child, Support Orphanage, Support Cripples/Physically & Mentally Challenged, Employment & Empowerment of woman, Support Old age, Health Awareness program and support Cancer, Leprosy, HIV/AIDS & other critical dieses.

Contact Info

  • Registerd Office
    S158/a29,Shanti colony, Delhi-110047
  • +(91) 9958939136