Child Rights And You Cry
India  /  Published 31.05.20

Lockdown toll: Children taken out of school

The lockdown abruptly announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thrown out of school at least one 10-year-old girl who dreamed to become a doctor and two teenage brothers of whom one aspired to be...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.19

Badminton a gamechanger

A train ride to Delhi and an interaction with Prakash Padukone — badminton has spelt wish-fulfilment and empowerment for two 12-year-olds from a redlight area.The duo from Munshigunj, Kidderpore, a...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.08.19

Books the game changer in Calcutta

Books have changed the lives of nearly a thousand teenagers from the South Dum Dum Municipality area.Children of household help, few of them went to school a decade ago and even those who did dropped ...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.19

How climate change is impacting the Sunderbans

This is a story of how data can bring to you a significant trend and yet tempt you into erroneous conclusions. Boys are dropping out of schools in the Sunderbans in distinct numbers. Girls are staying...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in


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