Children are the future of our country and it is our responsibilities to protect children from violence, exploitation, abuse and neglect. In India child trafficking is one of the biggest problems. There are numbers of groups involved in child labour, child beggar. You will easily find that there are many children working in tea stalls, shops and industries instead of enjoying their childhood.
Official figures indicate that there are over 60 million child workers in India. The number of girl involved is not much lower than boys.
Our main motto is to protect them and Educate them.
These are following categories where child Need Protection.
- Child victims of sexual abuse/exploitation
- Child victims of neglect or abuse
- Child victims of trafficking
- Children with disabilities
- Children in a situation of migration
- Unaccompanied children in a situation of migration
- Children without parental care/in alternative care
- Children in police custody or detention
- Street children
- Children of parents in prison or custody
- Children in judicial proceedings
- Children in or at risk of poverty
- Missing children (e.g. runaways, abducted children, unaccompanied children going missing)
- Children affected by custody disputes, including parental child abduction
- Children left behind (by parents who move to another EU country for work)
- Children belonging to minority ethnic groups, e.g. Roma
- Child victims of female genital mutilation or forced marriage
- Children who are not in compulsory education or training or working children below the legal age for work