Tag Archive: policy advocacy

Lobbying for the People’s RtE Act

To lobby for the People’s Bill on The Right of Children to Free, Compulsory, Quality, Equitable Education up to 18 years (12th std ) Act, 2015 HRF, through the Tamil Nadu Forum on Right to Education, submitted the draft bill to Mr. Ambrish Rai, National Convener, National RTE Forum at the 7th National Stocktaking Convention on the implementation of RTE Act, 2009 …

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South Regional Consultation on the necessity to amend The Tamil Nadu Police (Reforms) Act 2013

South Regional Consultation on the necessity to amend The Tamil Nadu Police (Reforms) Act 2013 held on Wednesday, 7th September 2016 at Tirunelveli. It was jointly organised by Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation, Vaanmugil and Campaign for Custodial Justice and Abolition of Torture. It was agreed by the participants that: Basic features of the …

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Tamil Nadu Scheduled Caste Sub-Plan and Tribal Sub-Plan Bill, 2015 (Draft)

Preamble Poignantly aware that over the centuries of history the Scheduled Castes have been the victims of the Indian Caste System-with-“Untouchability” (ICS) and subjected to denial of access to livelihood, education and other kinds of resources, and Scheduled Tribes have been relegated to remote areas under vulnerable conditions with their land and resources, severely depleted …

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Policy for legislation prohibiting all forms of child labour up to 18 years

ESSENTIALS FOR A POLICY STATEMENT  FOR THE LEGISLATION PROHIBITING CHILD LABOUR UPTO 18 YEARS IN ALL FORMS OF EMPLOYMENT Repealing Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act 1986   Drafting a Comprehensive Policy document towards a Constitutional Amendment to Article 24 which would make it a Fundamental Right and Legislation prohibiting Child labour upto 18 years …

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Policy framework for total prohibition of child labour up to 18 years

ESSENTIALS FOR A POLICY STATEMENT*  FOR THE LEGISLATION PROHIBITING CHILD LABOUR UPTO 18 YEARS IN ALL FORMS OF EMPLOYMENT Repealing Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act 1986 Drafting a Comprehensive Policy document towards a Constitutional Amendment to Article 24 which would make it a Fundamental Right and Legislation prohibiting Child labour upto 18 years for …

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Strengthening Local Government: National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment

Towards Building a National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment to Part IX & IX-A (Article 243 G & W) and Amendment to Create List IV in the Seventh Schedule (Local Government List) National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government and Dalit and Women Elected Representatives 11th March 2014 – New Delhi National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government …

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Strengthening Local Government: Background note for a Constitutional Amendment

Towards Building a National Campaign for Constitutional Amendment to Part IX & IX-A (Article 243 G & W) and Amendment to Create List IV in the Seventh Schedule (Local Government List) National Consultation for Strengthening Local Government and Dalit and Women Elected Representatives   BACKGROUND NOTE Introduction  The 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendments are an important …

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A Memoranda on the proposed Juvenile Justice Bill 2014

To Shri N.S. Walia Director, Rajya Sabha Secretariat, Room No. 515, Fifth Floor, Parliament House Annexe, New Delhi- 110001. (Tel: 23034187 and Fax: 23793633) E-mail: rsc_hrd@sansad.nic.in & committeehrd@gmail.com   Please find attached a Memoranda on the proposed Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill 2014 addressed to the Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human …

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The Child Labour Prohibition Bill 2014

Campaign Against Child Labour  The Child Labour Prohibition Bill 2014 (The earlier version of this bill was discussed at two National Consultation at Chennai organized by Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation, Campaign Against Child Labour – Tamil Nadu and Centre for Child Rights And Development with the drafting assistance of D.Geetha, Advocate. Several Social …

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Alternative Child Labour Prohibition Bill, 2014.

  18.07.2014 To Dear Madam / Sir, Sub. : 1.    Submission of Alternative Child Labour Prohibition Bill, 2014 Recommendations on Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2012 – regarding    Ref.: Notification of Ministry of Labour and Employment           No. A-42025/2/2004. —– ­ Greetings from Campaign Against Child Labour (CACL). Several Civil Society organizations …

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