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Azim Premji Foundation - Bangalore
Add: 2nd Floor, Wipro Centre, #5, Papanna Street
St. Mark's Road Cross
Bangalore - 560 001
Tel: 91-80-22279407 , 80-22279706
Contact: Mr Subramanian Giridhar
Purpose: Education
Aim/Objective/Mission: Azim Premji Foundation – set up with financial resources contributed by Azim Premji, Chairman, Wipro Corporation, Azim Premji Foundation aims at making a tangible impact on key social issues by working in active partnership with government and other relevant sections of the society. Funding will be of catalytic nature and will require immense leveraging to create the necessary impact. The foundation has a dream of contributing to the future of India by transforming the lives of millions of children over the next decade, through universalisation of elementary education. Objectives: The overall objective of Azim Premji Foundation is achieving universalisation of elementary education in the country. More specifically, this would imply the following: - Enrol and integrate every out-of-school child into formal school or alternate education in a time-bound manner - Facilitate improvement in the quality of learning in school - Facilitate elimination of all forms of child labour that are oppressive in nature and are detrimental to the child’s health, education and development. - Develop greater community ownership in elementary education.

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