“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children” – Mandela
According to the 2011 census, about 39 % of our country is composed of children. As per the National Crimes Bureau Data series, Every day, around 150 children go missing in India. Kidnapping and abduction is the largest crime against children in our country. One child is abused every five minutes in India as per the recent data submitted to the Supreme Court. Our country has one of the most.
Reach Law has been working on the issues related to child rights since its inception. We have partnered with the Centre for Child and the Law, National Law School of India University to work on a variety of child rights issues, mainly Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act. We have conducted round tables, workshops and training sessions to help various stake-holders understand various children welfare legislations better.