Founded : 1979
Website : http://www.cry.org/
Overview: Child Rights and You commonly abbreviated as CRY is a non-profit organization in India that aims to restore children’s rights in India. It does not believe in charity. It does not run schools, orphanages or dispensaries. Instead it partner grassroots-level NGOs working with children, their parents and communities to uplift thousands of Indian children denied basic children’s rights.It works towards restoring basic rights to children, especially from India and works across levels from direct action to advocacy, mobilizing public opinion and policy change.It focuses mainly on the 4 basic rights of survival, development, protection and participation which were defined by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), an international human rights treaty which has been ratified by 192 countries.
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