Aahan Foundation for Social Change is Section 25 companies incorporated under Ministry of Corporate Affairs in the year 2013. It has been started by three Directors who come from established professional background with the intention of helping our fellow tribal citizens. We are headquartered in New Delhi, India and our area of operation is Jharkhand.
According to the 2011 Census of India, approximately 8.6% (~104 Million) of Indian population is classified as Scheduled Tribes (STs). While Indian population is increasing, data indicates that the population of STs is fast decreasing and some of the Primitive Tribal Groups are now extinct. Indicators of Human Development like Multidimensional Poverty Index, Maternal Mortality Rate, Under 5 Mortality Rate, malnutrition, literacy rate etc. is worst in the tribal regions.
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