School Chale Hum, a project by Agastya International Foundation’s YIL is selected as one of the Top 100 Winning Stories in Design For Change, 2011 (School Challenge).
Agastya International Foundation participated in Design For Change, a global movement to give children an opportunity to express their own ideas for a better world and see them in action. School Chale Hum, was a project conceived to improve school attendance by designing a safer school environment. Young Instructor Leaders (YIL), recognized the danger posed by a nearby open well, and addressed the problem by building a compound wall, covering the mouth of the well with a wire guage and posting signs around the well. More information can be found here!