The new document changes the word “child” to “unmarried individual under the age of 18” in many instances.
“Given that there is such a strong push for digitisation in India, it is important to see who is being left.”
Key recommendations made by a Philippines Department of Health advisory body of doctors and pharmacologists were not heeded before the programme was rolled out to 830,000 children.
“They have been killed, injured, abducted and forced to shoot and kill in one of the most brutal wars in recent history,” UNICEF said in a statement.
Previously, caregivers had to break adult tablets into the dosages required for children and infants.
The ‘invisible’ and ‘utterly invisible’ violence that is inflicted on us from the day we are born leaves a profoundly damaging impact on us.
Forces led by brigades from Misrata have surrounded ISIS fighters in a small patch of ground close to Sirte’s Mediterranean sea front.
‘The role of the foreign community in drawing attention to the health effects of air pollution was crucial in Beijing, as it would be in Delhi later.’
World Bank and WHO predict that sea levels will rise, food production will decrease and by 2030-2050 at least 250,000 people will die every year from just some of the climate-related harms.
In the coming decades, an estimated 200 million children will be affected each year by natural disasters.
It is a revelation to see how children adapt to the changing climate and its attendant woes in the eastern states of Bihar and Jharkhand.
Torture and abuse remain a part of daily life for a large number of children in India.
The citizen’s collective Wada Na Todo Abhiyan has painstakingly documented the systematic budgetary cuts in social welfare programmes over the last two years and has called out the government’s pro-corporate policies that have marginalised the poor further.
Not just chocolates and noodles, even cooking oil made full use of kids to break through the clutter.
An excerpt from the India Exclusion Report 2015.
A statement released by the Ministry for Women and Child Development said that these draft rules are based on the philosophy that children need to be reformed and reintegrated into society.
The government’s idea of devolving Union taxes to the States and expecting them to meet the funding gap for welfare schemes has not worked