However, there is still need to impress upon the populace that education is the very string that is holding India back and it is, for the purpose of a generalized discussion, what the web of socio-economic issues in India is made out of. Its now turn of the youth to step up and take the responsibility on their shoulders to take this nation towards the light of literacy. Poverty is a very complicated issue and can be explained by individual circumstances and characteristics of poor people. Data Security: Oxfam India is committed to protecting your privacy. Inadequate Facilities Inadequate Facilities As population increases, so should development, in order to neutralize the negative effects of the former.
A new multidimensional poverty Index shows that India is far poorer than Africa in both intensity and in number. Want to deliver a perfect speech?. High School students as well as colleges would donate a semester to helping the illiterate women and all who are illiterate. It is a shame to note that, the country that gave Epics like the Ramayana and the Mahabharata to the world should, in the 21st Century turn out to be one among the most illiterate countries of the world. Literacy rates stood at 82.
Non-governmental organizations, government agencies, and other concerned parties should put in place deliberate measures to create awareness in the society and reduce the number of people who are unable to read and write. Mahatma Gandhi recognized this basic difficulty and he suggested a scheme by which children would begin to earn while they were learning. Let me make the case for literacy in the information age. The Indian government though has launched several schemes to combat the menace of illiteracy but due to the poor conditions of sanitation and expensive private education and defective mid-day meal schemes, illiteracy still prevails. That sounds like a robot, your audience will not connect with it. The impact of illiteracy is devastating.
Tanzania, Tobaga and Trinidad are a few countries, where adult literacy range over 50%. Today, it is usually taken to mean being unable to read and write at a level adequate for written communication or at a level that will allow an individual to function at certain levels of society. This is true especially in the case of wandering tribes like the Warlis of the West and the numerous forest communities residing at the foothills of the Eastern Himalayas. You have also learned to stop at a red light and understand road signs. Thus, this all leads to the formation of a vicious circle. He is confined to his own interests and personal motives.
The well-educated and professionally successful class of workers are also the ones who own the finances involved in such migration. However, a quick adjustment of perspective, from the micro to the macro and from the immediate to the abstract, puts the spotlight on the combined economic and population management problems in India as being the root cause of an illiterate india. So the application and implementation of it became tedious for them. Without a reasonable source of income, taking care of the dependent family members may prove to be difficult. No proper seating arrangements, lack of sanitation facilities, no healthy food is provided by the school management.
The literacy rate in the country stands at 74. No need was seen to educate her in equal terms or encourage her to read. Putting into simple world education is important because it gives us the baseline skills to survive in the world. He will simply accept these things as a part of life, which is why things never improve. Over 50% of Indian women are illiterates 3.
Even today among ten in India about five are illiterate. We also do not store any sensitive information like your credit card or bank details. Environmentalists have long been concerned about the resources threatened by rapidly growing human populations, focusing on phenomenon such as deforestation, desertification, air pollution and global warming. The students would capitalize the results in a report that can help the students to realize its importance and the problem while helping the illiterate to become illiterate. If a family lives in a remote location — like deep within the Himalayan forests or in the arid desert lands of the Thar, they are often cut-off from mainstream civilization and all convenient facilities of education. They are not sent to school just because they are female. We tinker at the problem instead of tackling it thoroughly.
Therefore, there is a lot needs to be done for the situation to improve. This has been ignored in the basis pattern advocated by Gandhiji. That's just a smokescreen The attempt to use the economics of overpopulation and scarcity to explain a culture of callousness and utter lack of empathy is somewhat understandable. · Illiteracy promotes high level of criminal behavior. Backward Thinking Backward Thinking A section of our society has been unable to move with the times, owing to generations of being ensconced by religious dogma or orthodox family practices. Women are not allowed to study due to some social, religious and cultural aspects. Forms of Social Issues in India Poverty is a condition in which a household is not able to fulfill its basic needs for survival i.