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Gram Panchayat Hakkotaya Andolana endorses MLC’s protest in Bengaluru for implementation of Gram Swaraj and Panchayat Raj Act, and empowerment of Panchayat Raj institutions

Posted on January 23, 2018

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Bheema Sangha representative- Veeresh

Press Note: Dialogue on Safety of Women and Children held in Trasi.

Posted on April 03, 2017

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Children of Kundapura Taluk receive assurance from Assistant Commissioner to protect their rights

Posted on March 16, 2017

For the favour of publication: Date: March 8, 2017 Occasion: International Women’s Day Children of Kundapura Taluk receive assurance from Assistant Commissioner to protect their …

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Press Note: High Court Stays Government’s Circular that violates the rights of Gram Sabhas

Posted on February 16, 2017

The Housing Department of Karnataka had issued a circular that usurped the constitutional power of the Gram Sabhas to select beneficiaries for the housing scheme …

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Kala Utsava –Press Note

Posted on November 10, 2016

A usual lazy Sunday morning for most of the Bengalureans, but quite the contrary for 400 children from community of migrant laborers, surrounding apartments and schools gathered at …

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Medical Camp – Press Note

Posted on August 29, 2016

The 28th of August, 2016 – a usual lazy Sunday morning for most of the Bengalureans, but quite the contrary The Concerned for Working Children with …

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Posted on August 24, 2016

            We are very happy to let you know that Eligibility Committee of the Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF) …

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Forgotten on the Pyjama Trail – Rethinking Our Response to Child Labour

Posted on August 08, 2016

June 12th, 2016 marked the celebration of Anti-Child Labour day across the globe.  Governments, human rights organizations and activists came together to unite against the …

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Lokasabha too fails working children: Allows for Regressive Amendments to Child Labour Act – a momentous opportunity to Repeal and Re-enact a fundamentally faulty Act lost

Posted on July 27, 2016

Sincere appeal to the honourable President to apply his constitutional mandate to withhold his assent and uphold the rights of children The Child Labour Amendment …

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Rajya Sabha fails child labourers: Allows for Regressive Tinkering of Child Labour Act, that jeopardizes children further instead of a total re-haul of a faulty Act. Let more wisdom prevail in Loka Sabha

Posted on July 20, 2016

To our deep distress, the Child Labour Amendment Bill 2012, was passed yesterday in the Rajya Sabha, a regressive step that fails our children, yet …

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