Sunken cheeks, hollow hazel eyes, sunburnt forehead with a bony pointed chin, concave stomach, hunger clenching the insides- all evidences of horror that lies within. His hair is greasy, his face somewhat blank, expertly disguising the ripe age of ten; the only witness of the dreams that sank are his callused hands that still ache for a pen. He stands…

31st December my frozen hands want to loose their painful fingertips long after the party is over the dishes are done I make a new year wish. 20th January The shiny new flyover is not a road its curved underbelly is home cold, unsafe, no walls the NGO people tell us fairy tale 14th February I sold 100 roses today…

What if we didn’t tell our children the difference between right and wrong? Would their conscience show them the way? What if we didn’t tell our children how beautiful someone looked? Would they try to be beautiful people? What if we didn’t tell our children Africans are black, Europeans are white, East Asians are yellow? Would the colour of a…

Child is a blessing, Child is a gift, Love them and hug them, Is all that a child needs. They love to play, They love to dance, Help them grow, Shine and enhance. Teach them right, Feed them right, Give them knowledge, Give them light. A child is treasure, Keep them safe, Don't hurt them, Don't hit them, Because they…

You see them on a daily basis, as you go about your routine. They may be employed in the local eatery that you’ve been visiting for years, or they may be working in some far away field, in a remote part of the country. Girl child labourers are not few in number. According to statistics, 25.6 million out of 58.6…

Protect The Girl Child In India

The issue of girl child rights and its protection in India is a serious concern. Being home to more than one third of the 10 million child brides in the world, India has one of the highest numbers of girls forced into marriage before the legal age of 18 years. If one half of our society remain vulnerable to violence…

Sadhna Gaikwad                                                 23 Years Master’s in Social work Currently working as the Superintendent of Savitribai Phule Children’s Organization. Sadhana lived in Poharegaon village in the Renapur Taluka with her father Nanasaheb Gaikwad who was a poor laborer from backward caste, her mother and sister. Her parents were daily wage earners who barely managed to make two ends meet with their…

कल मुलाकात हुई थी, उस बस्ती के गरीब बचपन से, वो टुट्टी हुई मुंडेरों और वो छतों पे कल मुलाकात हुई थी वो कलम तलाशते, राख से भरे हाथो से वो बर्तन धोते, उन गलियों की दुकानों में कल मुलाकात हुई थी वो मिट्टी भरे नंगे पैरों से, वो जो ठिठुरते कांपते इन सर्द हवाओं में कल मुलाकात हुई थी…

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11-year-old Purnima is academically bright and discovered her love for painting and acting through activities at school. You can help Purnima stay in school, study a range of subjects and explore her abilities. Armed with will power, determination and a headstrong nature, Purnima Kanojiya is no ordinary 6th grader. While many of her friends were dropping out of school because…

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