Tag Archive: ExpertsSpeak

Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) Campaign in schools

With the introduction of the Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) campaign in schools across Mumbai, the project has made a huge success since its inception in early 2011. The project team has been able… Continue reading

Bed-time stories to protect children from CSA 1 – By Arpan

Arpan shares with you this story and encourages parents/adults to use it as a tool to make children aware about Child Sexual Abuse and discuss Personal Safety Rules with Children in order to… Continue reading

Child Sexual Abuse – commonly asked questions

CSA- how it happens, why it happens, why the child does not tell, what can be done if one finds out about it, how to support the child and more from Dr. Sangeetha… Continue reading

Understanding-Child-Sexual-Abuse.htm

Child sexual abuse has existed in all societies for centuries. There are many definitions of child sexual abuse. The standing committee on sexually abused children (Bajpai, 2003) has defined Child Sexual Abuse as… Continue reading

Bed-time stories to protect children from CSA 2 – By Arpan

Arpan shares with you this story and encourages parents/adults to use it as a tool to make children aware about Child Sexual Abuse and discuss Personal Safety Rules with Children in order to… Continue reading

Child Sexual Abuse

It can be very difficult to talk about sexual abuse and even more difficult to acknowledge that sexual abuse of children of all ages including infants happens every day. Sexual abuse of children… Continue reading

Trauma: Childhood Sexual Abuse

There are various types of traumatic events that can lead to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).   Sexual abuse is a particularly sinister type of trauma because of the shame it instills in… Continue reading

When a child isn’t safe at home – By Kiran Manral

What would call a father who rapes his own daughter? A monster? A pervert? A despicable human being? If news reports are anything to go by, the cases of such CSA committed by… Continue reading

The sounds of silence: Child sexual abuse in India

53% of children in India face some form of child sexual abuse. To what extent will the new Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill help? And is it time for campaigners to… Continue reading

Breaking the Silence -Child Sexual Abuse in India

A Brief introduction on the Organization, Human Rights Watch: Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world. We stand with victims and activists to prevent discrimination, to… Continue reading