Corporal Punishment And Bullying

Sujay Sarkar Corporal punishment of school students for misbehavior has been outlawed in many countries. It involves striking the student on the buttock or the palm of the hand in a premeditated ceremony with an implement specially kept for the purpose such as a rattan cane or spanking paddle or with the open hand especially […]

Please Stop Child Trafficking, We Want to Live in Peace

                     Thangjam Uttami Class-X, Little flower School , Khurai Thangjam Leikai, Imphal East, Manipur.  One fine morning as i got up i came across a newspaper on the doorstep, oh my god! I open my mouth gasping, headline on child trafficking, so scary! The situation is so tense and we […]

Child Trafficking

Sujay Sarkar       Child Trafficking according to Unicef is defined as “any person under 18 years who is recruited, transported, transferred, harbored or received for the purpose of exploitation either within or outside a country. According to UNCHR (Feb.200 ) – trafficking refers to the recruitment, transportation, purchase, sale, transfer , harboring or receipt of […]

Child Marriage

Sujay Sarkar     As per definition the term “ Child Marriage ” is used to describe a legal or customary union between two people of whom one or both spouse are below the age of 18.While boys can be subjected to child marriage, the practice affects girls in greater numbers and with grave consequences. Child […]

Tracking Child Labour

Sujay Sarkar As per definition, Child Labor refers to “The employment of children in any work that deprives children of their childhood, interferes with their ability to attend regular school and that is mentally, physically, socially or morally harmful “. According to the International Labor Organization;ILO ( C 138 ) OF 1973, “Child labor refers […]