Child Sexual Abuse Prevention workshop in Ludhiana by Our Voix
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Date: 30 and 31 January 2020 Location: Ludhiana Our Voix, a Delhi based youth-led organisation visited Ludhiana to empower children to speak up against abuse. Our Voix along with Initiators of Change organisation conducted a series of workshop at different schools in Ludhiana for children on primary prevention of child sexual abuse on 30 and 31 January. Children were made aware of how to identify abuse and speak up against it. They were taught about sensitive issues in a child-friendly manner. Moreover, Students were made aware through a unique concept of powers such as power over your body, the power to judge the touch, the power to say no, etc. developed by the organisation. Children learnt how to design social campaigns and even enacted plays on issues such as the…
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The conversation lead to Comic Book on Child Rights
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Real Story from a school 15/09/2019 Yesterday I asked a child do you know what are your rights? He replied, what di? I translate it in Hindi and asked do you know your अधिकार? He again replied I don't know what अधिकार is. Followed by silence... Immense fundamental rights are provided to children in both national and international documents. I wonder... Are they really just on paper? Is the beneficiary of the rights even aware of them? Do children even know they have rights or remedies to fight for their rights? Do you think children should be made aware of their human rights in school? 17/09/2019 A lot has changed in one year. From observing missing puzzle at the grass-root level to providing innovate solution. Our Voix comic book on…
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