Save the Children India
Save the Children India
05/26/2017 at 11:26. Facebook
Getting #QualityEducation is one of the most fundamental rights of a child, be it a boy or girl. But for lakhs of children in India, education comes to an abrupt halt for a number of reasons - pushed into labour, economic hardships, parents not willing to send girls to school and others. This is evident from the fact that there are 60.6 lakh children in the age-group of 6-13 years who are...
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Getting QualityEducation is one of the most fundamental rights of a child
Save the Children India
Save the Children India
05/24/2017 at 11:49. Facebook
We have all enjoyed reading #comics as children, they are a great medium for expressing through imagery and text.

Our Children Groups in #Punjab were given the required training on developing #comics - a grassroot advocacy tool which allows children to express their views, concerns and demands. Children drew these comic strips, photocopied them and pasted them in Aanganwadi, schools and...
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We have all enjoyed reading comics as children they are a great
Save the Children India
Save the Children India
05/23/2017 at 07:33. Facebook
In a big achievement for child rights, Achanak village in Mansa, Bathinda says no to the tradition of child marriage. The village name plate board at the entrance of the village will sport its name as ‘Child Marriage Free Achanak’ village.

This achievement is the result of Save the Children’s efforts to build capacity and sensitize Village level Child Protection Committees in Punjab.

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In a big achievement for child rights Achanak village in Mansa Bathinda
Surinder Sharma
Preetesh Kumar Tiwari
Mantosh Das
Save the Children India
Save the Children India
05/22/2017 at 11:48. Facebook
Our Global Media Manager for #Somalia and India's General Manager, Devendra Tak, was at the heart of the ongoing famine crisis in Somalia. Read his blog: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Save the Children has emerged as the biggest responder and has directly reached over 1 million people, including 5,36,000 children since February 2017. We are providing humanitarian aid in the form of water supplies, mobile...
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Our Global Media Manager for Somalia and Indias General Manager Devendra Tak
Deepak Rawat
Do you agree with us when we say that a lot needs to be done in India to ensure true women empowerment? If you do, what is that one thing you will do differently? What is your pledge? Share this post on your Timeline while writing your pledge. Did you know that our ongoing Video Van campaign in Haryana and Punjab is driving home the message of saying NO to gender bias? Seven vans equipped with...
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Do you agree with us when we say that a lot needs
Dadabhau Jasud
Samar Das
Sanatan Behera
Are you aware of what are the rights of children? The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Child lists down rights which every child deserves. These rights ensure that every child has a happy childhood, all their needs are met and they reach their full potential.

These include the right to:

• life, survival and development
• protection from violence, abuse or neglect
• an education...
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Are you aware of what are the rights of children The United
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Sanjay Mishra
Sanjay Mishra
Drawn to a close in September 2016, Save the Children's Project Karuna embraced 100 villages in Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand in which we operated at the Block level to fight rampant malnutrition and increase child survival rates.

We provided feeding and dietary counselling to parents, gave nutritional supplements to children and mobilized children afflicted with Severely Acute Malnourished...
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Harish Jain
Asghar Hussain
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Eldest of her 5 siblings, 14 years old Shanti* from Jharkhand got stuck in a very harsh work situation at her employer’s house in Delhi.

Save the Children along with the support of our partner Bharatiya Kisan Sangh did rigorous phone tapping to get her information. Our joint efforts finally led to her rescue.

She now goes to school and is also helping other children like her. Read her full...
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Eldest of her 5 siblings 14 years old Shanti from Jharkhand got
Harish Jain
Light and Life Ministries
A Very Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers out there. #HappyMothers #HappChildren #Mothersday #HappyMothersDay
A Very Happy Mothers Day to all the mothers out there HappyMothers
Light and Life Ministries
Rajesh Ranjan Karn
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” - Nelson Mandela. Let #EveryLastChild get the opportunities to learn and learn well.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change
Dilip Gajbhiye
Light and Life Ministries
Rumi Nag Biswas
Congratulations to M Venkaiah Naidu for been elected as the president of UN-HABITAT. Last year, at the launch of our Every Last Child Campaign, he promised that smart cities will have child-friendly plans and implementation. #NewUrbanAgenda #EveryLastChild
Saiman Sam Masih
World of Hello Kitty
Congratulations to M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Minister for Urban Development, for been elected as the president of UN-HABITAT. This is the third time since 1998 that India has held this significant role and position. We remember him coming last year to the launch of our Every Last Child Campaign, he promised that the interest of children will be the core of all the plans and designs of the 100...
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Congratulations to M Venkaiah Naidu Union Minister for Urban Development for been
Rajiv Gupta
World of Hello Kitty
Kajl Sharma
Reinventing Gender Stereotypes in #Punjab: Our ongoing efforts to raise awareness on #Genderequality bore results as a family in Virk Kalan village of Punjab happily initiated the tradition to tie neem leaves to celebrate birth of a #girlchild. This ceremony is usually done to announce the birth of a boy child so as to falsely symbolizing family’s pride.

It is indeed a refreshing change as...
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Reinventing Gender Stereotypes in Punjab Our ongoing efforts to raise awareness on
Light and Life Ministries
INR 800 a month is all it takes to help a child enter into the world of education. INR 800 a month is all it takes to make a deprived child's dreams come true. Visit: goo.gl/dwmm4Y
INR 800 a month is all it takes to help a child
Dilip Gajbhiye
Our ongoing Video Van campaign ‘Alag hai Pehchhan par Adhikar Ek Saman’ is sensitizing communities in #Punjab on #GenderEquality. Responding to our requests about changing one practice to give equal opportunity for boys and girls, the Child Protection Committee members and a family in Virk Kalan initiated the tradition to tie neem leaves to celebrate birth of a girl child in their village....
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Maths is one subject that most of the children fear and have hard time coping up with in academics. With the idea of helping children by making maths and numbers fun, Ganit Utsav was organized. It was a joint collaboration of Sarva Shiksha Mission, Kolkata and Save the Children’s West Bengal State Progremme office.

In all 13 schools of Sarva Shiksha Mission were covered in this initiative.The...
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Maths is one subject that most of the children fear and have
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Our CEO, Thomas Chandy joined the movement of #GenderEquality by taking an oath to work towards increasing the child sex ratio and ending violence against women.

Over 55,000+ people have participated in the Video Van Campaign till now and have pledged to work towards giving equal rights to boys and girl. What is your pledge?
World of Hello Kitty
Our CEO Thomas Chandy, witnessed the amazing work that our Punjab and Haryana state office is doing with the Video Van Campaign in village of #Punjab.

One of the 9 vans reached Virk Kalan village today and Thomas was delighted to see children and community participation in this campaign.

We have so far reached 50,000+ children and community members, to create awareness about #Genderequality.
Our CEO Thomas Chandy witnessed the amazing work that our Punjab and
Rajiv Gupta
Vadher Sumit
Zahid Kureshi
Here's an update on our Video Van reach in the villages of #Haryana and #Punjab. Watch out the space to stay posted about our #genderequity campaign. #GirlsAndBoysAreEqual
Heres an update on our Video Van reach in the villages of
Nilesh Nikade
With a reach over over 2.8 million community members, our second phase of video van campaign ‘Chup Nahi Rehna, Humse Kehna’ has been awarded a Silver as Effective BTL campaign in Social/ Development sector at the 6TH Asia Pacific Customer Engagement Forum & Awards (ACEF).

Read more abut it: [ Bit.ly Link ]
With a reach over over 28 million community members our second phase
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Priya Sastry