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India and Children and young people

  • Capital: New Delhi
  • Population: 1173108018
  • Size: 3287590.0 Km2

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The BLDS children & young people collection
The BLDS children & young people collection
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Our time to be heard: stories giving voice to young people and their experience of HIV
International HIV/AIDS Alliance, 2015
Produced by a network of citizen journalists around the world who report the HIV, health, and human rights stories affecting them and their communities, this collection of stories highlights the current challenges that young people ar...
Social programmes and job promotion for the BRICS Youth
P. Lara de Arruda; A.K. Slingsby / International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, 2014
Besides scaling up and improving the operationalisation of the initiatives designed to offer credit, work opportunities and vocational training to the youth, the BRICS nations, like all the nations of the globe, are faced with the pre...
Tainted carpets: slavery and child labor in India's hand-made carpet sector
S. Kara / François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, 2014
The issue of child labour in India’s hand-made carpet sector has received extensive attention since the early 1990s. This is in large part due to the fact that India is the largest exporter of hand-made carpets in the world. Num...
Helpdesk Report: Behaviour change in under 2’s
C. Sambo / Department for International Development, UK, 2010
This report is on using behaviour change communication to impact positively on caring practices for children under two years of age in India. It has the following sections: Academic Literature Cochrane ...
Impact of public spending on health and education of children in India: A Panel data simultaneous equation model
R. Bhakta / Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, India, 2014
The basic objective of this study is to examine the impact of public expenditure on health and education after incorporating the linkages between health status of children and their educational achievements in India. The study has dev...
Technical Note: D-Rev’s Cost Effective Phototherapy Device
Knowledge Partnership Programme, 2014
Phototherapy treatment : Over decades, phototherapy has been used as a safe, effective treatment of neonatal jaundice. It involves use of light to convert bilirubin molecules in the body into water-soluble isomers that can be excreted...
Human development and public policy in India: papers presented at General Conference of International Union for Scientific Study of Population, Busan, Korea
Knowledge Partnership Programme, 2013
This documentscontains the agenda and titles of papers presented at: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) XXVII International Population Conference Busan, Korea 31 August 2013. The document include...
Youth mobilization initiatives in India – programme summary
Knowledge Partnership Programme, 2014
India is home to one of the largest and fastest-growing youth populations in the world. Currently it has 330 million people aged 10–24 and if one goes by the national definition of youth (ages 13–35), then youth constitute...
Residential schooling strategies: impact on girl’s education and empowerment
Knowledge Partnership Programme, 2014
Nutrition security of women and children in India: opportunity for building partnership with Low Income Countries (LIC)
Knowledge Partnership Programme, 2014
Malnutrition is often incorrectly perceived merely as a food problem. Under nutrition, hunger and food insecurity are not the same thing. Malnutrition is a complex multi-determinant problem. Malnutrition is a result of impact of immed...
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Save the Children India
Child rights organisation in India
The Goodwill Social Work Centre
The Goodwill Social Work Centre aims to: promote the overall development of children, youth and women in rural and urban areas in India, who are socially and economically deprived provide family-centred home-based intensive services to children, youth and women in dysfunctional families in slums and backward areas in India sensitise rural and ur...
The Concerned for Working Children (CWC)

Promoting a society free of child labour

Urban Health Resource Centre (UHRC)
Indian urban health network
Butterflies, India
Butterflies is an NGO that works with street children in Delhi, India. The organisation’s programmes include education, health, saving schemes, a crisis centre, children's media, and vocational training. Butterflies has a research and advocacy centre that focuses on child rights issues. These include nutritional status of street children child labour non formal education Butter...
Mamidipudi Venkatarangaiya Foundation (MVF)
Action against child labour in India
National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCC)
Organisation coordinating and promoting child-focused social development
HAQ Centre for Child Rights
Centre for child rights
Centre for Women's Development Studies (CWDS)
Indian research centre specialising in gender-based research
Indicus Analytics
Indian economics research firm
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