Child Participation

Identified as agents of change, children’s participation is integral to the success of any project that we undertake. Participation of children in the formulation of a programme, activity, and/or initiative gives them an opportunity to have a say about issues and decisions that concern them, acquire new skills, and develop a closer association to their community. As a result, programmes and campaigns created for children will better reflect their needs.

Save the Children was founded on the belief that every child has the potential to change the world; this is exactly what we aim to do through our Child Participation approach by enabling child-centric programmes with their assistance to ensure and sustain children’s overall growth and development.

Process of Child Participation includes


Here are a few images that speak volumes of our achievements.
This has only been possible because of our donors’ support.


To better prepare children, mothers, communities and their institutions, with a child-centered approach, to respond adequately to everyday risks and any future disasters, children groups have been formed at the community level as a primary institution for working towards building resilience of children and their communities.


Improved Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) towards nutrition and healthy lifestyles among school children (age 7-14) among 4 blocks across 4 states in India, as a part of their overall education.

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