Mera Parivar Youth Empowerment program helps young people in the community to be aware of and access better opportunities for their future
Mera Parivar is an Indian NGO based in Gurgaon (south of Dehli) that focuses on Education, Skill building and income generation. Besides helping less privileged children to get an education and working for Women’s empowerment for sustainable livelihood, Mera Parivar also holds regular professional trainings for young adults. In its youth center, computer and English classes, Hospitality, Management and Personal Development workshops are organised. Mera Parivar also offers specific job-oriented trainings to youth and then gets themplacements in various sectors and companies.
For Anil Landge, the founder of the NGO, taking action for the integration of youth is more important today than ever before.
« India has the world’s largest youth population (despite having a smaller total population than China). Hence never again will we see more such potential for economic and social progress. Mera Parivar, in partnership with Youth 4 Change Network, works to meet the needs and aspirations of young people that will define our common future. The aim is to transform the ives of many youth and help them become entrepreneurs so that they participate to the economic and social development of India. »