World Children’s day was celebrated by Arunodhaya along with Thozamai and in partnership with UNICEF. The theme was ‘Safe school- Right of every child. Children from Government and Government aided schools voiced out their dream and aspirations of a safe school through song, dance, skit and other cultural events. UNICEF representatives, SCPCR chairperson, DC -education and officials from education department, NGO representatives listened to the voice of children. Adults and children placed their hand prints supporting safe school and child protection.
Childlline se dosti inauguration at Egmore railway station, Release of visibility board, auto stickers, recognition of Friends of childline with a badge, release of human banner, sharing of success stories, raksha bandhan, parai dance and street play were the special events of the day
PMG organised The Rhythms of Harmony a live orchestra fund raising event for Arunodhaya. children presented a song against child labour.
5th annual day celebration of Arunodhaya shelter home for homeless children (boys).
Shelter home children had an enjoyable evening at Hotel Taj Coromandel.
#stop child labor…support education for children by listening to music.
Lifeskill training for adolescents and youth held at youth hostel on 25th aug.
Adult peer educator training at Athipet (Irula tribe). The women are trained to take up leadership on children/adolescent protection.
Anti Child labour day programme was organised by Arunodhaya child help desk childline at egmore railway station. release of poster on guidelines for TTEs/TCs, release of jingle on childline1098, puppet show by arunodhaya cultural team and stakeholders commitment to stop child labour and child trafficking were held.