Events

Extending your support to the Bhopalis

Extending your support to the Bhopalis

The 10th of August will be the International Day of Action for children at Jantar Mantar, where everyone is welcome to come and express their solidarity to the Bhopalis, through songs, poems, slogans, plays, posters and banners and most importantly by JUST showing up!

South Africa – Johannesburg 2009.

South Africa – Johannesburg 2009.

In Winter, 2009 18 young people from Lenasia, Eldorado Park and Fietas came together at the Mathew Goniwe School of Leadership, for the workshop “Awaken the Young Citizen”.
The workshop introduced the participants to issues of Self, to Respect and Dignity, to developing a sense of ownership towards the community in [...]

THE YOUNG VISIONARY 2009

THE YOUNG VISIONARY 2009

Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.
-Albert Einstein
On 21st December 2009, approximately 500 young students from various backgrounds -from private ‘elite’ schools, Government schools and Non government institutions, within Delhi and outside, gathered together at the [...]

Convention on Child Rights

The Tehelka Foundation is committed to voice the concerns of children from the underprivileged sections of the society. We seek to help establish a society where all children have equal opportunities to live their dreams and excel in their lives, irrespective of their economic and social backgrounds.
In consonance with this commitment, the Tehelka Foundation, in [...]

Empowerment Workshops

Empowerment Workshops

Interactive workshops where the facilitators share the tools and skills that they use actively in their lives – tools of Free Will, Love as an Energy, the use of Intent and Creative visualization.

Awaken the Young Citizen

Awaken the Young Citizen

We began our work in schools with orientation workshops on citizenship with senior school students. Initially called the iPartner Citizenship Workshops because our emphasis was on the “partnership” we were seeking with each student, within an ambit of mutual respect and understanding.

Equality, Quality and Quantity

Equality, Quality and Quantity

Tehelka Foundaton’s education summit had some of the best minds in the field talking with those it concerns most: children from across the schooling spectrum. The result was electrifying.
We all know the ways pedagogical routines kill the inquisitiveness in children, conditioning them toward accepting the status quo. But one could take heart from the storm [...]

Convention on Youth and Democracy

The Second national youth convention brought together youth from different backgrounds who shared their experiences of life and work with each other. Their interactions helped in breaking barriers of mind set and in understanding each others concerns, happiness and challenges.

Bluebells Youth Convention

The Tehelka Foundation worked closely with Bluebells School to devise a 3-day programme for the students. Two main themes were chosen as focus areas – Communalism & Peace, and the Right to Information Act. Accordingly, key speakers like Aruna Roy, Teesta Setalvad, Dr. Vikram Soni, Saurabh & Suchi Pande from Josh & the National Campaign for People’s Right to Information respectively, were organized, so that practical experience was shared with the students along with the concepts.