https://youtu.be/uMfygAPggXE 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… Continue reading BLOG POST: Locked-down and growing up in shelters – why abandoned and orphaned children in India don’t reach the legal adoption pool
We believe that technology is a much-needed tool for sustainability, scalability, and transparency in any child welfare process or mechanism. Excessive dependence on manual processes in a complex system across 700+ districts means vulnerable children can fall through the cracks, instead of moving through the system and reaching a permanent resolution in the best interest… Continue reading BLOG POST: Conducting a study of CCIs and SAAs in Pune
https://www.hindustantimes.com/pune-news/campaign-for-betterment-of-orphans-abandoned-children-launched-in-pune/story-9u8VqTWPtU0HC4mDStVGGI.html Hindustan Times article by Prachi Bari highlights core issues and solutions put forth in the 2018 campaign by WAIC’s co-founders, Smriti Gupta and Protima Sharma
https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/transformation/adopting-child-is-revolutionary-act/ Open Democracy article by Shreya Kalra highlights the plight of India’s vulnerable children and covers WAIC’s 2018 campaign to create awareness about India’s abandoned and orphaned children and the need to fix the ground implementation of India’s laws to ensure a #Home4EveryChild.
https://www.sakaltimes.com/art-culture/family-needs-them-27627 Sakal Times article by Ambika Shaligram delves deep into the issues and provides detailed coverage of the Open Letter of WAIC’s 2018 campaign.