BLOGS

The Deadline for Blocking Child Sexual Abuse Imagery Passed. And Nothing Was Done.

We were on the threshold of adopting a globally recognized blocking list of child sexual abuse imagery. But the deadline has passed in the midst of misinformed confusion, with no sign of affirmative action. On 18th April 2017, a Government Order was issued which instructed relevant Indian ISPs to adopt Aarambh India’s hotline partner Internet...

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Google’s Interland – An Online Game on How to be “Internet Awesome”

Last month, Google launched a new project – “Be Internet Awesome” which encourages digital safety, includes tools and resources for children, parents and teachers. As part of this programme, there is a delightful web-based game called Interland, designed to teach the fundamentals of internet safety to children. Interland is a journey where kids will “embark...

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Court Log: April – June 2017

Court Log is a quarterly chronological listing that tracks notable court cases and judgements pertaining to POCSO and other related laws addressing sexual assault and harassment.

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[11 July] The Catalog: Child Safety Resources in Hindi (बाल सुरक्षा संसाधन हिंदी में)

देर आए दुरुस्त आए| It’s been a long time coming. But it’s finally here. Aarambh India is very happy and most proud to present a selection of our Key Child Protection Resources in Hindi. As with everything else on India’s 1st Online Resource Centre on Child Protection – these resources are accessible, free and easy...

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Building Regional Resources in Tripura – Aarambh’s TARA Initiative

“ঠিক আছে” (Bangla for okay) with an occasional nod, was the time to time intervention by more than 65 social workers representing 13 organizations who had gathered to become a master trainer under TARA – The Aarambh Regional Alliance. It was an acknowedgement that they were with our master trainer Uma Subramanian and determined to...

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