Kailash Satyarthi

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  • 'No New India without child safety'

    'No New India without child safety'

    He founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan in 1980 and has acted to protect the rights of more than 83,000 children from 144 countries. It is largely because of his work and activism that the International Labour Organisation adopted Convention No......

    October 21, 2017
  • 12,000 km in 35 days: Kailash Satyarthi's Bharat Yatra ends at Rashtrapati Bhavan

    12,000 km in 35 days: Kailash Satyarthi's Bharat Yatra ends at Rashtrapati Bhavan

    After covering over 12,000 km in 35 days, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s ‘Bharat Yatra’, a movement to spread awareness about child abuse and trafficking, came to an end on Monday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here. [caption id="attachment_1502512273" align="alignnone" width="926"] President......

    October 16, 2017
  • Satyarthi's march against child abuse flagged off from Kanyakumari

    Satyarthi's march against child abuse flagged off from Kanyakumari

    Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Monday launched an 11,000-km march from here to New Delhi against child trafficking and sexual abuse and urged the youth to participate to ensure the safety and security of children The Bharat Yatra, launched from......

    September 11, 2017
  • Use technology to solve social problems, says Kailash Satyarthi

    Use technology to solve social problems, says Kailash Satyarthi

    Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has asked professionals to use technology to solve social problems in addition to their business requirements. “The world is at your fingertips,” Satyarthi said at an event hosted by social networking platform for professionals, LinkedIn India......

    July 22, 2017
  • Satyarthi launches new campaign against child sexual abuse

    Satyarthi launches new campaign against child sexual abuse

    Faith leaders of different communities will join forces with Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi in a year-long campaign against child sexual abuse and trafficking. A series of events will be held as part of the 'Surakshit Bachpan Surakshit Bharat' (Safe Childhood-Safe......

    July 7, 2017
  • Story of Kailash Satyarthi deserves a biopic: Boman Irani

    Story of Kailash Satyarthi deserves a biopic: Boman Irani

    Actor Boman Irani feels people should be aware of the contribution that Nobel laureate and social activist Kailash Satyarthi is making to the society, and says that it would be a good idea to make a biopic on him. Boman......

    June 22, 2017
  • US should show leadership to end child labour, says Kailash Satyarthi

    US should show leadership to end child labour, says Kailash Satyarthi

    The US should take the leadership in elimination of child labour globally, Noble laureate Kailash Satyarthi appealed to American lawmakers and activists, asserting the world cannot be made safe and secure until security and education are provided to each child.......

    June 17, 2017
  • 'My politics is for the next generation'

    'My politics is for the next generation'

    Kailash Satyarthi has been a strident voice for child rights in India and an influential activist against child labour. For his work, the 63-year-old founder of Bachpan Bachao Andolan was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014, which he shared......

    May 27, 2017
  • Child slavery down in India but child abuse up: Kailash Satyarthi

    Child slavery down in India but child abuse up: Kailash Satyarthi

    The number of child workers in India has fallen considerably but incidents of sexual violence against children has gone up, Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has said. Satyarthi also being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 had greatly helped him......

    May 21, 2017
  • Kailash Satyarthi calls for enforcement of Juvenile Justice Act

    Kailash Satyarthi calls for enforcement of Juvenile Justice Act

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi has said that there is a very strong provision under Juvenile Justice Act in the country to stop children taking to criminal activities. “There is a very strong provision under the Juvenile Justice Act......

    April 24, 2017
  • Kailash Satyarthi given P C Chandra award

    Kailash Satyarthi given P C Chandra award

    Nobel laureate and social activist Kailash Satyarthi was on Sunday presented the P C Chandra Purashkar (award) for his global crusade against child slavery and exploitative child labour. The 63-year-old Satyarthi was handed over a citation, a trophy and a cheque......

    April 23, 2017
  • Delhi Police recovers Satyarthi's Nobel Prize replica

    Delhi Police recovers Satyarthi's Nobel Prize replica

    Child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel Prize replica stolen from his house here was recovered by the Delhi Police on Sunday. Satyarthi's nobel citation, replica of the medallion along with other valuables were stolen from his residence in south Delhi's......

    February 12, 2017
  • Pained by theft of Nobel citation: Satyarthi

    Pained by theft of Nobel citation: Satyarthi

    Child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, whose Nobel Prize citation was stolen among other things, said on Saturday that he was deeply pained by the "unfortunate incident" and added that the theft has strengthened his resolve to continue working for the......

    February 11, 2017