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Street children in India

W. S. K. Phillips

Street children in India

by W. S. K. Phillips

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Rawat Publications in Jaipur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Madhya Pradesh.
    • Subjects:
    • Street children -- India -- Madhya Pradesh.,
    • Street children -- Services for -- India -- Madhya Pradesh.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [202]) and index.

      StatementW.S.K. Phillips.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV887.I4 P48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1064371M
      LC Control Number93911141

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      As a charity for child rights, Smile Foundation has been providing education to marginalized children in poor rural and urban communities in 25 states of the country. Its flagship programme - Mission Education exemplifies the global struggle for universal education. The programme has succeeded in bringing more than , children to school. Causes of the street children include neglect by parents, death of parents, poverty, family divorce and abuse. Children flee to the streets, due to many reasons, and end up leading a treacherous life. Most children leave home as a result of death of their parents and domestic violence. When parents die, some children face hostility and fail to.

      Access to education in India remains a very problematic and key barrier to realizing children’s rights. India continues to have the largest number of illiterate people in the world at million adults, the largest population globally, and 37% of the world’s total.   This film reveals the brutal reality of life on the streets and in the slums of Mumbai, following the daily struggles of four young children to survive.


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