TARA Akshar+

Adult Literacy Program
"Providing literacy solutions to empower lives"
About TARA Akshar+
  • TARA Akshar+, an initiative of Development Alternatives (DA) Group) is an ICT based program which aims to promote functional literacy among women in 56 days through Akshar Gyan and TARA Ganit.
  • TARA AKshar+ program has been running in 8 states in India for over a decade. Through this initiative, over 2 lakh women have been made functionally literate.
How Do We Work ?
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Stories Of Change
  • images/Blog_News_Etc/TAFlipMadhuri.jpg Sevanti Bai Sevanti Bai Niwali, District Barwani, MP Village Jamanya, Niwali, District Barwani, MP

    images/Blog_News_Etc/ss_Kumari_Rakhi.JPG Kumari Rakhi Village Sakipur, Bisrakh, District Gautam Budh Nagar, UP

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Awards & Recognition

  • Winner of WISE Awards 2016 (An initiative of Qatar Foundation) - For the most innovative and effective practices in tackling urgent global education challenges. This award is internationally recognized. Film by WISE team: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jldwXwZec84
  • Winner eUttara Award, 2014 – For the best practices in the area of digital content, solutions and innovations
  • Recognized by Buckminister Fuller Challenge Award, 2011 – Recognized as an innovative strategies with the potential to solve humanity’s most pressing problems
  • Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Greviences (DAR & PG), Government of India, 2010 – Documented as best practice in Adult Literacy with well-structured programme design and an extensive operational plan.
  • Wall Street Journal, 2011 – States, “fastest literacy program in the world”