How the Media Portrays CSA: a look at the Woody Allen case – Ruth Dsouza Prabhu

It is the way of the media – sexual abuse cases do, by and large, get reported– but there are some that are dissected more publicly than others. Celebrity-related cases tend to come… Continue reading

CSA in the news – April 18, 2014

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 18, 2014   Sleeping 7-year-old kidnapped and raped A seven-year-old girl was picked up while she was sleeping with her family outside their shanty on DBG Road… Continue reading

India’s code of silence over sexual abuse – Rupa Jha

I was barely seven years old, living in a typically large middle-class family with five siblings and numerous other relatives sharing a two-bedroom flat with a terrace. My mother, a housewife, was always… Continue reading

The closure that I have long sought – Anonymous

I start my 40th decade of life, a 15th year of being married, a roller-coaster of a 10th with my son and a profoundly fulfilling 20th as a professional in the field of… Continue reading

CSA in the news – April 17, 2014

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 17, 2014   Man who raped, sold minor stepdaughter nabbed The Rajkot police nabs Shankar alias Valji Sarviaya (42) who allegedly raped his minor stepdaughter and later… Continue reading

“THE NINE YEAR OLD” – Sithara.

She hides in the cupboard sometimes She hides behind the door sometimes Isnt this child wierd?? She sits in the dark She cries in the dark How wierd can this child be?? She… Continue reading

CSA in the News – April 16, 2014

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 16, 2014 Organizations condemn Rape of a minor in Kohima The Chakhesang Hoho Kohima (CHK) has expressed disgust and outrage at the rape of a minor by… Continue reading

Google block on child porn: At last!

  World’s biggest media firm has agreed to introduce changes to engine Google will now prevent depraved images and videos from appearing Company chairman Eric Schmidt says in today’s Mail: ‘We’ve listened’ Restrictions are… Continue reading

Safety in Schools – Meeta Sengupta.

Schools are not just places to study – they are places where we learn to work in social groups in a safe environment. A school therefore is a place we can make mistakes,… Continue reading

CSAAM 2014 Survey on Creating Awareness

We are trying to work out new ways of moving forward while understanding what is truly required for an effective CSA awareness month. Please help us by filling out our survey on Creating Awareness.… Continue reading