Most people living in the slum areas of Guwahati city are daily wage earners and are currently out of their jobs due to the COVID pandemic lockdown. Feedback from authorities and communities inform us that many of such families are facing a massive food crunch. This is affecting a child's right to food. To cater to essential supplies of people living in the Uzan Bazar and Bamunimaidam slum areas of Guwahati City
Recently, UTSAH introduced “Raksha Haat”, an online platform with the purpose of raising funds for children affected by sexual violence. In order to achieve this, painters, writers, and designers contribute to this platform by donating one of their creations into UTSAH’s charity box. These items are showcased and sold on UTSAH’s facebook page. All funds raised through this new online platform will
A light blue jacket could help change children’s perception of the police, child rights experts and Assam Police officials said on Friday, a day after they launched Sishu Mitra, an ambitious collaborative programme to holistically change how the men in khaki interact with young people.
GUWAHATI: A senior official of SOS Children’s Village, Guwahati, has been arrested on charges of molesting three minor girls who are among the 140 children who live in the village.
The village at Azara was set up under the international organization, SOS Children’s Villages International, in 1988. The SOS Villages organization states its aim is to “protect and care for children who have lost parental care or stand to lose it.”
GUWAHATI- Chilling details of sexual and physical abuse inflicted upon girl inmates of children home at Sivasagar has come to the fore. Worse, one of the survivors even attempted to end her life after finding all doors closed in her pursuit for justice!
The girl along with two other inmates was allegedly subjected to sexual and physical abuse by the superintendent of the children home. The matter first came to light when the Child Welfare Committee,