Press Coverage


June 2010

24/06/2010: Save the Children with its views on incident in Koidaikanal School

21/06/2010: Child labour prevention act contradicts education act;,

21/06/2010: Save the Children on contractors hiring child labours in Uttar Pradesh; Part 1Part 2Part 3

18/06/2010: What Rouvan taught our schools

13/06/2010: Right to education act will now help eradicate child labour

13/06/2010: Field Work

12/06/2010: Through their viewfinder

12/06/2010: The ones who are left out

12/06/2010: Village children tell their stories on camera

May 2010

19/05/2010: As Asia emerges, so do philanthropists

30/05/2010Lancet study on decline in child mortality incorrect

10/05/2010: Eclipsed at dawn

10/05/2010: NDTV coverage around state of mothers in India

08/05/2010Motherhood at peril

09/05/2010: India Not a Happy Place for Mothers

09/05/2010: Mother’s Day not such a happy one here

07/05/2010: A thought for Indian mothers

07/05/2010: Save mothers, invest more in their health care:Shabana

04/05/2010: India among worst places to become a mother

07/05/2010The health is in their hands,and it's impressive

April 2010

30/04/2010: ETV coverage around 45 day action plan
07/04/2010: Under-five deaths on the rise in the Capital

07/01/2010: Panel Discussion on the Right to Education Act
NewsX: Part 1, Part 2
CNBC: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

02/04/2010: United Nations bodies laud India's education initiative
02/04/2010: Historic law makes primary education a must for children in India
01/04/2010: Challenges galore (Hindustan Times coverage) (Yahoo India news coverage)
01/04/2010: Education for all, challenges before Govt
01/04/2010: We can't nationalise education- An interview with the Union HRD minister
01/04/2010: Landmark Indian education law comes into effect
01/04/2010: India pledges education for all children

01/04/2010: ABC interview with the Advocacy Director of Save the Children on the RTE law

March 2010
30/03/2010: Workshop thrust on protecting children’s rights

February 2010

28/02/2010: Small hike in child schemes inadequate
Allocations for social sector inadequate: NGOs

27/02/2010: Article on care of orphans

19/02/2010: Opinion piece on law on child abuse

17/02/2010: Learning curve falls flat
17/02/2010: Joining hearts on bicycles
17/02/2010: Early childhood focus of Jamia Milia’s new centre

04/02/2010: Opinion piece on Bihar and infant mortality
03/02/2010: Jammu & Kashmir, a model state, upholds the rights of care and protection for orphans and vulnerable children
03/02/2010: CM favours mechanism for welfare of one lakh orphans in J&K

January 2010
18/01/2010: Times Now's panel discussion child abuse in India and the larger issue of whether Indian laws are lenient Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
21/01/2010: NewsX on the state of health of girl children “Girl Children Battle for Survival.”

December 2009
28/12/09: Times of India: In Valley, nearly 1L kids in orphanages
The Hindu: Where child labour, migration are a way of life
NDTV24X7: We the People - Ruchika: Justice or a Joke Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6
19/12/09: The Hindu: They barter away education for money from cotton fields
17/12/09: NDTV Hindu: Children in disaster management
The Hindu: Find the right way ahead
The Hindu: Al Amin too has a dream

November 2009
21/11/09: Tehelka: Right To Health
15/11/09: NDTV India- Bhookh ka Ganatantra Part 1, Part 2
NDTV 24X7- Bihar: The Hungry Tide Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
Tehelka: Right To Participation
05/11/09: The Hindu: A global emergency for children: NGO
07/11/09: Tehelka: Right To Protection
03/11/09: The Hindu: Govt to introduce Hib vaccine from next year

Convention on the Rights of the child week
28/11/09: Tehelka: Right to Education
16/11/09: Kolkata Mirror: A Child’s Dream
15/11/09:The Hindu: Dissolving dreams
NDTV 24X7: Children of Different Worlds
CNN-IBN: Citizen Journalist
Live Mint: On Children’s Day: the reality

October 2009
31/10/09: Tehelka: Right To Childhood
29/10/09: The Telegraph: Don't leave any stone unturned
Times of India: 'In India, a child dies every 15 seconds'
Indian Express: Report: India has highest newborn mortality rate
Business Standard: Four in five urban Indians won't donate a day's pay to save a child's life
Deccan Herald: Infant mortality rate India's enduring shame
Bloomberg News: India’s Growth Fails to Reverse Infant Mortality Rate (Update1)
Reuters India: Low health spend blamed for India's child mortality
Financial Times: India fails to shed child mortality tag
Straits Times: Cutting child mortality cheap
Brisbane Times: Report details India's infant mortality crisis
Gulf Times: India's infant mortality rate 'is still high'
Sidney Morning Herald: Major report details India's infant mortality crisis
CNN-IBN: Infant mortality rate highest in India: Report
BBC: The Next Revolution report
NewsX: Shabana Azmi shows up in support
NDTV 24X7: Human Development: India Ranks 134
Asia One Health: Cutting child mortality cheap and achievable: aid group
The Navhind Times: Save the Children
Earth Times: More than 400,000 newborns die each year in India, study says
The Hindu: Two million Indians under age five die yearly: report
AFP: Cutting child mortality 'cheap and achievable'
World News: Save the Children: A moral responsibility
The Observer: Two million slum children die every year as India booms
New Statesman: Five Alive