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Analysis of Union Budget 2021 reveals allocation for children was at ten year low; Child Protection gets raw deal

HAQ: Centre for Child Rights, in its analysis of the budget observed that despite the COVID-19 situation , it has found huge cuts in flagship programmes for children  

Published on 2nd February 2021
Crime Against Children

Attacks on kids grew by 726% in 2018, more male children faced violence in the last 2 years

Activists seek stringent laws to curb attacks on children. Also, in most cases, the attacker is known to the child. People need to be educated on this aspect

Published on 3rd April 2019
Child Abuse

Chennai shocker: Tuition teacher, male friend held after forcing minor students to pose for explicit videos

There is a need for protection policies in education institutions and setting up of empowered and independent mechanism to review and monitor child protection processes

Published on 7th November 2019
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Children in Karnataka have been denied milk for six months, reveals RTI

A group of 80 nutritionists, doctors, activists, lawyers and citizens have written to the government to start the supply of milk powder under Ksheera Bhagya for government and aided school students

Published on 3rd December 2020
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Crimes against children in Pakistan on the rise: 8 children abused every day in 2020, says report

Children most vulnerable to abuse belonged to the age group of 6-15 years. Moreover, children as young as 0-5 years were also sexually abused

Published on 10th April 2021
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Everyday 4 child victims of sexual abuse denied justice due to insufficient evidence: Study

The 'Police case disposal pattern: An enquiry into the cases filed under POCSO Act, 2012' by Kailash Satyarthi Children's Foundation (KSCF), is an analysis of pattern of disposal of POCSO cases

Published on 8th March 2021
Protection of children

Fast track courts to clear 1.6 lakh POCSO cases soon, Government promises to strengthen law  

The number of cases registered has also gone up after it was made compulsory for police to register such crimes and investigate the matter within four months, said G Kishan Reddy

Published on 17th July 2019
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It's official: NCRB reveals Delhi and Mumbai are India's most unsafe cities for children

Among states, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh contributed to almost half of the total crimes committed, while kidnapping and sexual abuse topped the list of offences

Published on 22nd October 2019
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Protecting yourself is a right: This NGO is using colouring books to teach children to stave off abuse during lockdown 

Nirmal Initiative is making Child Protection Kits for children to learn about sexual abuse, caste discrimination, COVID protection 

 

Published on 28th July 2020
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Special campaign in UP to spread awareness about crimes against children and women 

Director General of Police HC Awasthy said directions have been issued to all the police stations in the state to put up posters of the campaign at various schools and colleges, and also hold programm

Published on 10th October 2020
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Thane police in Maharashtra launches 'Didi-Kaka' scheme to educate students about safety measures to prevent sexual abuse

The scheme was launched on September 18 by District Superintendent of Police Shivaji Rathod at a function here

Published on 19th September 2018
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This Kolkata School gets a Student Justice Cell to fight human trafficking

 

The Cell is part of the Anti-Human Trafficking Club (AHTC) programme to build safe communities for women and children in vulnerable pockets of the city

Published on 7th December 2020

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