Spread the word as much as we can, save as many as possible…!
While most of us were busy uploading our childhood pictures this Children’s Day,
take a look at the other side of the coin.
5-6 children die of abuse every day in the world.
3 million girls in Africa, Egypt and Sudan subjected to genital mutilation every year.
218 million child labourers found worldwide, out of which 126 million are subjected to hazardous work.
With regard to child labour in India, 50.2% of children work all seven days of the week.
81.16% of the girl child labourers work in domestic households, while 84% of the boy child labourers worked in tea stalls or kiosks.
150 million girls and 73 million boys under 18 forced into some form of sexual violence.
53% of children in India are victims of sexual abuse, says a survey conducted by UNICEF.
What’s worse is that in 50% cases, the abusers were known to the child –…
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