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For Children Who Have Suffered Sexual Abuse, Criminal Law Is Not Enough

The state needs to invest in human services to better support the children who come forward with complaints of sexual abuse. Two children recently came before the courts seeking protection from fathers who they allege have sexually assaulted them. In both cases, the courts ruled against the ..... Read More

Babies for Sale: The ugly truth about adoption

Babies for Sale: The ugly truth about adoption ..... Read More

NCW takes on Maneka Gandhi, returns draft trafficking bill

 Press Trust of India I July 14, 2016  Many activists say the draft creates confusion about the existing law on trafficking, i.E. ITPA. New Delhi, Jul 14:  In yet another confrontation with the Women and Child Development Ministry, the National Commission of Women has ..... Read More

Beating the disability stereotype: We must make education inclusive

The Indian Express | Javed Abidi | Updated: July 10, 2016 Parents are traumatized when their child is born with disability. Because there is no alternative system of care and education. India cannot run away from accepting its persons with disability. Out of every ..... Read More

India failing: 1.2 million children died of preventable diseases in 2015

Moushumi Das Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Jun 28, 2016 Around 1.2 million children died of preventable causes in India in 2015 before celebrating their fifth birthday, a Unicef report has said in a grim reminder of abysmal state of child healthcare in the world’s fastest growing major ..... Read More

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