Introduction

Nirantar's work is organized around the following themes - Women's Literacy, Education and Empowerment, Young People's Education and Deepening Perspectives on Gender and Sexuality. Within each of these themes, there are particular areas of interventions. As part of the theme of Women's Literacy, Education and Empowerment, there are three primary interventions, one relates to Women's Literacy, the second to Women's Education and the third to Nirantar's community based intervention. Similarly the broad thematic area of Young People's Education has three primary interventions - one relates to School and Higher Education, the second to ICTs (Information Communication Technologies) for Empowerment and third to Sexuality Education for Young People. As part of the theme on Deepening Perspectives on Gender and Sexuality there are two interventions, one relates to Gender Based Violence and Sexuality and the other to Trainings on Gender as well as trainings on Sexuality. Within each of these interventions Nirantar's work involves Capacity Building, Research and Advocacy and Educational Materials. Nirantar also responds to requests for reviews and evaluations of agencies and programmes, both governmental and non governmental.