The initiative has been impactful in providing universal Elementary Education.
1. Improvement in delivery time of services
Migration was monitored manually early on. The on-line MMS has helped cover up critical loopholes and led to better and prompt tracking of migrants, thus ensuring that maximum children are enrolled in school.
2. Better beneficiaries feedback
The beneficiaries - Children, Parents and members of project staff have shared their experience regarding the system as under:
(1)Special Training Coordinator, Gandhinagar has shared her feedback/comments as under:
"This System is useful to plan the interventions in better way as well as the implementation of Tent Special Training Program with coordination of other departments' District level body and Communities"
Name: Sharmilaben Dhirubhai Vaghela
Address: District Project Office, BRC Bhavan, B/h. Civil Hospital, Gandhinagar
Cell No: 9737767301
(2) Special Training Coordinator, Kuchchh has shared his feedback/comments as under:
"Migration Monitoring System has facilitated micro planning up to school level in accordance to mapping, coverage and tracking of intrastate migrant children belonging to Salt Pan workers' families (Agariya) to provide Seasonal Hostel Facility at the origin"
Name: Pravin Desai
Address: District Project Office, Bhuj
(3) BRC Coordinator, Gandhinagar has shared his feedback / comments as under:
"This system has made smooth implementation to address issues of access through transparent monitoring and tracking of the other states' migrant children for providing Elementary Education, Mid Day Meals and other facilities-incentives"
Name: Shri Vishnubhai Maneklal Nayi
Address: Block Resource Center, BRC Bhavan, B/h. Civil Hospital, Gandhinagar
Cell No: 9428998392
(4) BRC Coordinator, Bhachau Dist. Kuchchh has shared his feedback / comments as under:
"Migration Monitoring System is facilitating rigorous monitoring of migration and supporting the migrant children through community support. It also helps to make effective communication up to school level for education of the migrant channel"
Name: D. S. Thakor
Address: Block Resource Center, Bhachau Dist. Kuchchh
Cell No: 9879713612
(5) CRC Coordinator, Adalaj has shared his feedback / comments as under:
"Due to Migration Monitoring System, we get detail of children, period of migration, work place, language and education status which is very fruitful for us to provide them Elementary Education at work site and development of interstate migrant children."
Name: Shri Bharatbhai Devragbhai Gohil, CRC Co. Adalaj
Address: 245, Navratn Society, Sector -25, Gandhinagar
Cell No: 9979933122
(6)CRC Coordinator, Uvarsad has shared his feedback / comments as under:
"Community participation is increased due to personal contact of parents made by CRC Coordinator with handy details of migration. The system has also assisted School Health Program."
Name: Shri Amitbhai Dashrathbhai Pol, CRC Co. Uvarsad
Address: Plot No. 219/2, Sector-2B, Gandhinagar
Cell No: 9924031099
3. Improvement in measurable indicators
Decrease in drop out rate as migrant children enrolled in other schools with the help of Migration Monitoring System. From 2010 to 2014, for Grade 1 – 5, the drop out rate has reduced from 2.09% to 2%. For Grade 1- 8, the drop out rate has reduced from 7.95% to 6.91%.
4. Progress till date - No. of beneficiaries
The number of beneficiaries registered in this system has gone up constantly over the years:
Progress detail is given below in table (Coverage under Hostel, Tent STP)
2010-11: 3875 Boys and 2938 Girls (Total: 6813)
2011-12: 7231 Boys and 5462 Girls (Total: 12693)
2012-13: 11219 Boys and 11840 Girls (Total: 23059)
2013-14: 17029 Boys and 12712 Girls (Total: 29761)
Progress under Tent Special Training at work side
2010-11: 7365 Boys and 6028 Girls (Total: 13393)
2011-12: 8122 Boys and 7098 Girls (Total: 15220)
2012-13: 13750 Boys and 12372 Girls (Total: 26122)
2013-14: 12076 Boys and 10213 Girls (Total: 22289)