Podcast on Child Sexual Abuse by Our Voix
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Six Survivors of child sexual abuse have decided to speak up against child sexual abuse. They are ready to share their story about childhood abuse with the world. The intention behind it is not to instil fear in the people but to inspire the world to speak up and not remain silent. #childrentoo?, a podcast series is launched by Our Voix organisation which covers real-life stories of survivors. The name showcase that the day is not far away when a #childrentoo campaign will start if we don’t take preventive measures soon for our children. Through this podcast, they are bursting the myths related to sexual abuse of children and also bringing to the table preventive measures that can be undertaken by society to curb the evil. The stories of 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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A comic book for Children’s Safety
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By Society Mutter (www.societymutter.com) The need to educate children on their rights and safety is pressing in the current state of the country. To cater to this, Our Voix, a youth-led organisation launched a comic book on 10th August 2019, titled Know Your Rights. The book involves the protagonists, Super Buddies, coming to the rescue of children when their rights were violated.  The book was written in a comic book form in order to pique the interest of young minds and to bridge the communication gap between children and their parents on these tense topics. The superheroes of the book educate the children in order to equip them with the necessary acts that protect them. This includes acts on child abuse, child labor and on the Indian Constitution. Most importantly,…
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