Category Archive: CSAAM 2014

CSA FAQ by Arpan Part 6 : Creating Awareness

Engaging with CSA: Creating Awareness and Working towards Prevention: Q25. Considering that there is discomfort around talking about CSA as a taboo subject how would you go about bringing awareness? Education is the… Continue reading

On being a good listener to CSA survivors – The Alternative

CSA Awareness Month team member Sunayana Roy spoke to The Alternative about listening to stories of abuse. Click here to read more.

‘A New Normal’ – eBook by Yowoto

We are proud to present A New Normal, a free downloadable ebook brought out by Yowoto (in  partnership with Child Sexual Abuse Awareness Month, among others). This book offers you a quick overview on… Continue reading

CSA FAQ by Arpan Part 5 : Legal Intervention

Legal Intervention:   Q17. Is it mandatory to report a case of child sexual abuse to the police? Yes. Section 19 of the recently enacted The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act,… Continue reading

A family in the dark: the vicious effects of domestic violence – Women’s Web

When a child is brought up in an environment of abuse, what impact does it have on a young mind? The effects of domestic violence can be vicious and long-running. Click here to read… Continue reading

Book Reviews: ‘Our Bodies’ & ‘The Bad Touch’

Blogger Itchingtowrite has reviewed two books that talk about Child Sexual Abuse at The Reading Corner. Our Bodies by Shruti Singhal (for younger readers) The Bad Touch by Payal Shah Karwa (for mature readers)

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 25, 2014

Supervisor of Bal Niketan arrested for sexual harassment of inmates Manish Kumar, supervisor of Bal Niketan in Chandigarh, arrested on charges of sexual harassment of minor girls but claims that he has been… Continue reading

Twitter chat with Rashi Vidyasagar on 25th April

Join us on Twitter today, Friday 12-1 pm IST, as we chat with Rashi Vidyasagar / @mizarcle . Rashi has a masters degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice Administration and has worked in CEHAT for the past one year.… Continue reading

CSA FAQ by Arpan Part 4 : Abusers/Offenders

Abusers/Offenders Q11. Why do people sexually abuse children? It is difficult to give a simple and straightforward answer to this question. But what is important to understand is that child sexual abuse is… Continue reading

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 24, 2014

Haryana: Minor Girl Raped, Killed by Unidentified People 15-year-old girl was allegedly strangulated to death after being raped by unidentified persons at Chelawas village in Haryana.     Rape of 11 year… Continue reading