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Save the Children Wins Big at CSR Summit & Awards 2019

Save the Children Wins Big at CSR Summit & Awards 2019

The 'CSR Summit & Awards 2019' honoured and celebrated the innovation and contribution that CSR practices provide to our economy and society. Save the Children is the proud recipient of not one but two awards under these two categories - 'Most Committed NGO Award' and 'NGO Leadership Award.' Charu Sethi, Deputy Director - Growth Initiatives and Chair - Global Corporate Partnerships Group at Save the Children received the award.
 

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Child Friendly Spaces are Helping Children in Flood Torn Districts of Assam and Bihar

Child Friendly Spaces are Helping Children in Flood Torn Districts of Assam and Bihar

With the flood water having played havoc in various districts of Assam, and thousands of children directly affected, Save the Children, a leading child rights organization has opened Child-Friendly Spaces (CFS) in the severely affected districts of Assam & Bihar due to the recent floods.

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Media Coverage of 2019 Assam and Bihar Floods

Media Coverage of 2019 Assam and Bihar Floods

Media Coverage of the work that Save the Children is doing in the flood torn districts of Assam and Bihar. 

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 Save the Children is Working towards Strengthening Child Protection Committee's to Fight Child Abuse

Save the Children is Working towards Strengthening Child Protection Committee's to Fight Child Abuse

Groups of children in 80 villages of Sandeshkhali I in North 24-Parganas are helping prevent abuse and trafficking of kids hired as domestic help in cities. From passing on information to the village authorities about vulnerable classmates to intervening and counselling parents, the children are actively involved in bringing about change. The older and more experienced among the children train the newer members. The children's groups, along with child protection committees - comprising panchayat representatives, anganwadi workers, teachers, health centre workers and children - and NGOs, have been able to stem the drain of minor girls to cities as domestic help, where they are often abused and tortured. Some rescued girls have also joined the children's groups.

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Floods in Assam Result in Children Being Cut Off from Getting Access to Nutrition

Floods in Assam Result in Children Being Cut Off from Getting Access to Nutrition

Simone Munmoni is a mother of two young children, who were benefiting from the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS), a governme GVCnt programme in India which provides food, preschool education, primary healthcare, immunization, health check-up and referral services to children under 6 years of age and their mothers.

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