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Save the Children Responds to the Chitrakoot Tragedy

Save the Children Responds to the Chitrakoot Tragedy

The news story from Chitrakoot in Bundelkhand -- and from numerous other vulnerable pockets in India --  clearly highlights how children and poor families are susceptible to abuse and violence and how things are getting from bad to worse for children and families facing health, economic and psychosocial challenges at the same time. This case highlights how children are forced into work, face sexual exploitation and how this has exacerbated during COVID-19 times. There is an immediate need to provide not only economic support to the children and their family members but also psychological care and support for these girls, to overcome the trauma due to worst forms of abuse that they have experienced.

 

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Assessing Impact of COVID-19 on Children: TAKE SURVEY NOW

Assessing Impact of COVID-19 on Children: TAKE SURVEY NOW

Millions of parents, youth and children have experienced drastic changes in their daily lives due to the COVID-19 crisis and the ensuing lockdowns. People are still coming to terms with the “new normal”. Amidst all this, children have been heavily impacted, particularly with extended school closures  and staying at home for such long duration. Save the Children is rapidly responding to the COVID-19 emergency in various parts of the globe. And we really want to hear from children and parents and make their voices are heard so that we can #ProtectAGeneration from the impact of this pandemic.

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Blog: Corporate Social Responsibility in COVID-19 Era

Blog: Corporate Social Responsibility in COVID-19 Era

If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it is that nothing is ever constant, and how interdependent we are on each other as global residents. The importance of shared value partnerships resonates deeper than ever today on how the need to transform nimbly in the way we act and behave, and bring to the centre of all business conversations a strong culture of meaningful partnerships. 
 

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India Inc Unites to Protect a Generation – Join Webinar LIVE

India Inc Unites to Protect a Generation – Join Webinar LIVE

In this COVID world, as we imbibe the “new normal” in our lives, we cannot afford to neglect the pressing needs of India’s children, particularly the most vulnerable ones who have been excluded from the country’s progress, even before the Coronavirus crisis struck. Collaborations between non-profits and corporates become all the more significant in these times as children need our support, more than ever before.

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Malnutrition among children: The unspoken side of COVID-19 pandemic

Malnutrition among children: The unspoken side of COVID-19 pandemic

In the first phase of lockdown amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Rinky, 30 relied on food being distributed by the Delhi government in a school near her accommodation in the capital’s Bhanwar Singh Camp. Despite the need to take care of her three-year-old daughter who is suffering from malnourishment, she could do little. The condition has not improved much since. 

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