Child rights

NNWN/29/9/2020

Thirty one NSS volunteers were given Rakshin fellowships on Saturdday on the successful completion of training on prevention of growing child sexual abuse cases. The Rakshin fellowship is a part of the Rakshin project launched by rights based NGO Sakshi in March in partnership with the directorate of NSS, Ministry…

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Exclusive/12-04-2020

"My Hero is You", is not title of any Bollywood film but it is a title of new story book to help children understand and come to terms with the deadly Covid-19. The story book," My Hero is You,How kids can fight COVID-19, explains children ways to protect themselves, their…

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Women and Child Development ministry is formulating guidelines for  children's hostels in order to ensure minimum standards of care to children. Parents who keep their children in children's homes, demanded for minimum standard of care for children in these homes. The ministry's move came in the wake of Supreme Court…

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By Karan/11-09-2020

Good news for children in the pandemic . Now they can access digital library of story books on JioPhones. Yes, Global education nonprofit, Worldreader has entered into a strategic partnership for its BookSmart App with India’s leading digital services company, Reliance Jio. The partnership brings free children’s books…

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NNW/06-09-2019

Save the Children organised the Right Start Summit in Hyderabad on Thursday on the eve of its  Centenary Celebrations. Organised in collaboration with ICMR-National Institute of Nutrition.the day long summit provided opportunity to participants to showcase their work done in association with Save the Children.
Telengana Minister for Health…

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NNWN/New Delhi, 2018-07-22

The team at leading National NGO Heart Care Foundation of India (HCFI), led by its President Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, visited the Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation (KSCF) in New Delhi on Saturday

Children who have undergone successful heart surgeries as part of HCFI’s key…

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NNWN/17-04-2020

In view of ongoing lock down and containment plans of the government to prevent the spread of deadly Coronavirus, an NGO has conducted a rapid assessment of the prevailing situation on the ground in certain pockets of Delhi. Conducted by NGO Jan Sahas, in April 2020, it is learnt that…

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Mumbai based Arpan NGO working for the  cause of Child Sexual Abuse has launched online platform( www.arpanelearn.com)  for children,  parents and teachers to talk to their children about Personal Safety Education.NGO Arpan has designed online courses for four to ten year old students. The NGO Arpan has also…

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Anju Grover/ New Delhi, 2018-05-31


Good news for India and policy makers. Save the Children's End of childhood index shows an improvement in India's ranking. According to it, India has shown a decline in the rate of child marriage which in turn has helped increase its score 14 points from…

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