ID # indorajschool9
2002 - Jean-Philippe
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/ Village: Barjarsar
Ethnic Group: Bhil
& Bishnoi / Feature:
Bishnoi and Bhil elementary students wait to receive
their daily serving of corn mixed with raw sugar, donated by a local
The NGO has established two schools in Barjarsar. One is staffed with an
official teachers paid by the government and the other with a dedicated
volunteer. As an incentive to get students to attend school, they offer
them a daily lunch of cooked corn mixed with raw sugar. This food is an
important supplement to the malnourished population.
Barjarsar, Rajasthan, India.