Coordination meetings with NFE Directorate Government of Sindh was conducted and discusses in details to the mainstreaming of 2,300 girl students in government Schools Shikarpur. These girls are enrolled in the Accelerated Learning Centres (ALCs) in Shikarpur by Legal Rights Forum (LRF) in collaboration with Save the Children (STC) Pakistan. LRF presented the status of its ALCs in which 2,300 girls are receiving primary and elementary level non-formal education. LRF requested NFE Department to help absorb these girls in the formal education system in Shikarpur.
After a detailed discussion, NFE Department agreed to help enrol the girls belonging to ALCs in Shikarpur on its behalf after an assessment process. All the girls who will pass the assessment, will be given admission to relevant government educational institutions (High or Middle School) in Shikarpur.
NFE Department was impressed by the ALC’s progress and requested LRF as well as STC to build an NFE Program for 05 districts in Sindh where NFE is absent and establish such ALCs
LRF promised to strengthen NFE Department and proposed to start a Capacity Building Program for Department to build the capacity of its staff and members. NFE Department welcomed this gesture and support from LRF.