National Literacy Mission Authority
Department of School Education and Literacy
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

Scheme of Support to Voluntary Agencies for Adult Education & Skill Development

Jan Shikshan Sansthan Dehradun

About Us
About Organization

India Literacy Board

Objective of Parent Organization

To fruther the cause of adult literacy and non-formal education, to establish, run and manage Literacy House, Lucknow, to developand produce new instructional materials for all phases of non-formal education programmes, to undertake programme for the developmentof agriculture and animal Husbandary education, forestry, horticulture, floriculture, cultivation of aromatic and Medicinal plants, rain-fed and organic farming and suitabale extension work, to initiate and under take adult education programmes, to initiate and undertake programmes for children, women and youth, to initiate, undertake and organize training, research and evaluation programmes, to produce, publish, provide or disseminate necessary literature for the advancement of adult literacy and non formal education and life long education, to own, hold and manage libraries.

Function of Parent Organization

The following schemes are being run under the India Literacy Board - 1- State Resourece Centre (SRC)- U.P. from 1978-79 (Ministry of H.R.D.) 2- Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS), Kanpur (U.P.) from 1982 (Ministry of H.R.D.) 3- Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS), Lucknow (U.P.) from 1984 (Ministry of H.R.D.) 4- Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS), Dehradun (Uttarakhand) from 2004 (Ministry of H.R.D.) 5- IDARA for Nehru Yuva Kendra from 1984-85 (Ministry of Youth Affirs & Sports). 6- T.O.C. for National Service Scheme from 1993 (Minisry of Youth Affairs & Sports).

Contact Us :

JSS Dehradun 76,Shanti Vihar,Behind Mahendra Showroom, Haridwar Road, Dehradun, Pin :248121

Phone :0135-2532023 , Fax :0135-2532023

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