Locked-down and growing up in shelters – why abandoned and orphaned children in India don’t reach the legal adoption pool

Did you know only 2000 children in our entire country are legally available for adoption? Why do lakhs of children spend their entire childhoods in shelters and grow up to face a bleak future? Why are these children not entering India’s legal adoption system?

Please check out the above webinar by the co-founders of Where are India’s Children – Smriti Gupta, Meera Marthi, and Protima Sharma – to find some answers and learn how you can help.

You can also read the report which forms the basis of this webinar: https://waic.in/report2020/