Programs for Children and Adolescents
Every sixth child in the world lives in India (Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation- MoSPI, 2012)
According to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Children - that India ratified in 1992 - all children are born with fundamental rights.
Right to Survival - to life, health, nutrition, name, nationality
Right to Development - to education, care, leisure, recreation, cultural activities
Right to Protection - from exploitation, abuse, neglect
Right to Participation - to expression, information, thought, religion