Book Details

Book title: Child Labour Rehabilitation in India
Author(s): Bupinder Zutshi , Moninder Dutta (Eds.)
ISBN: 8186505644
Publication Year: 2003
Binding: HB
Pages: 263
Price: Rs. 450 Rs. 450
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The book is a collection of research papers, presented at the two-day international seminar on ``Child Labour and their Rehabilitation: Some Issues`` sponsored by the ILO, New Delhi. The book examines and evaluates the present educational and rehabilitation services provided by NGOs, Civil Society, Government agencies and UN agencies. The papers discuss and provide a deep insight on several components on child labour rehabilitation issues and examine their rehabilitation strategy.

ABOUT Author

Bupinder Zutshi, M.A/ M.Phil/ Ph.D, from Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi is currently teaching at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience at post-graduate and research level. He has taught at Utkal University, Kashmir University and Jawaharlal Nehru University. His fields of interest include population and human settlement studies, Consumer Geography, Social Issues like; child labour, child education, gender studies, disability studies and regional development. He has published five books and several research articles in international and national journals of repute. He has completed several research projects on elementary education, human trafficking, child labour, non-formal education, gender studies and disability studies. He has completed projects sponsored by UN Women (UNIFEM), UNESCO (New Delhi), International Bureau of Education (IBE, Geneva), United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (Geneva), Ford Foundation (New Delhi), International Labour Organization (New Delhi), the Policy Science Centre, Inc. USA (supported by the Learning and Research Program on Culture and Poverty of the World Bank), US AID, Global March Against Child Labour, National Human Rights Commission of India and Indian Council for Social Science and Research. Rama Kant Rai is presently working as a Country Convener at National Coalition for Education(NCE India), a conglomeration of four teachers unions, parliamentarians, civil society originations and academicians advocating the plight of right of children to free and compulsory education. Mr. Rai is a social activist having an experience of more than four decades in various capacities at various organizations at national and international level. He is well known in development world as a trainer, facilitator and researcher on the issues of community health, education and child Labour and Child Rights. Mr Rai has been awarded "Man of Achievement" award for his contribution on the issue of child rights and social concern on human rights. He is associated with many national and international organisations working for health, women and human rights. Mr Rai has developed a number of training modules, authored various studies and researches in the field of elementary education. He has been cited in many books and articles for his study and Public Interest Litigation in the Supreme Court of India.

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