CRY VOLUNTEERS IN BANGALORE ADD WEIGHT TO THE FIGHT AGAINST MALNUTRITION

CRY Volunteers in Bangalore add weight to the fight against malnutrition

Volunteers at CRY play a critical role in spreading awareness on children’s issues and also taking action to ensure children’s rights are respected in the society around them through participation in Public Action Groups (PAG). Read on to see how a group of determined volunteers in Bangalore came together

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ENROLLING CHILDREN IN URBAN DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANSES

Children are compelled or they
choose to run away from their home / secured living spaces to escape the
environment of abuse, neglect, extreme poverty. Often
very small children lose their way and are never able to find their way back
home. In fact with the time they lost absolute
links with their families. The places where children land up afterREAD MORE

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INTERNATIONAL GIRL CHILD DAY

Lack of Girl Child’s Education and violation
of their fundamental rights, detrimental to equitable growth in India

As the world gears up to celebrate the
second International Day of the Girl Child on Oct 11th, 2013 with
focus on innovation for girl’s education, India is still struggling to provide
basic rights to its girl child, points out leading child rights

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ASPIRATIONS – BUNGED IN BALLOONS!

About two weeks back I saw these kids near Vashi Bus Depot
in Navi Mumbai. They were selling balloons in front of a very famous
restaurant.  When I asked them whether I
could take their picture with what they were selling, they readily and
enthusiastically agreed. I took their picture and showed them. Instantly one of
them instructed rest of theREAD MORE

REALLY GOLDEN???

Sixty years of independence, growing literacy rates, splurging economies… But is it really a golden era for the Indian child?

Streets of Delhi are still full with abundant child beggars, who are used as pawns by merciless people to gain easy money. Come a traffic signal, and 10s of kids jump up on the car windows to sell magazines and pirated books.

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