Resources

A Note About Our Resources

We believe in producing content primarily in Marathi to ensure wider reach in the state and to fill the resource gap in languages other than English. We work hard to produce the content and wish for it to be used and reach large numbers. Hence we have chosen to release all the content under this Creative Commons License. You are welcome to use any of the content below (do credit us!), you are welcome to translate it and/or modify it. Our license requires you to keep the material you create free and available to all.

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This the report of the study conducted in 2016 of Ashram Schools. The study highlights issues in the schools from the perspective of child protection and child rights.

The Ashram School Study resulted in the publication of this Child Protection Policy now adopted in the schools and being implemented by the Department of Social Justice & Tribal Welfare.

The Maharashtra Government Resolution of 2014 on Child Protection Committees (at village and ward level) mandates the formation of this committee. This booklet has been created for understanding the basics for facilitating the formation of Child Protection Committees at ward level (urban). This has been endorsed by the Department of Women and Child Welfare (Mumbai City and Suburb) and has been used for training with Anganwadi Supervisors and workers.

This is the second edition of ‘Child Friendly Police Guidelines’. This booklet outlines the historical context, the meaning of the term ‘child friendly’ and its reference in the law. It highlights the positive role police can play and how a child friendly approach can be adopted. This edition also contains a note on ‘child centric and child friendly patrolling’.

This is the first part of 4 part series on the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015. This 6 page flyer contains an overview of the act and its most basic and important features.

This is the second part of the 4 part series on the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015. This 6 page flyer explains ‘Children in need of Care and Protection’ and systems and procedures related to them.

This is the third part of the 4 part series on the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015. This 6 page flyer explains ‘Children in conflict with the law’ and systems and procedures related to them. This flyer is made for the police especially.

  • Posters Language: Marathi

This is a set of posters created on various issues of child protection, child rights, adolescence that can be used int he community, at police stations, in institutions and schools for awareness. They can also be sued to generate discussion during sessions.