May 2018 – Apr 2021
Comprehensive Defence-Deterrence System to tackle Sexual Exploitation of Children
India – South Asia
To pilot a successful model to tackle sexual exploitation of children in three states in India.
$900,000 Multi-Year Grant Value
This pilot will focus on sexual exploitation of children in the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. In addition to supporting enforcement agencies on the ground, the broader endeavour is also to strengthen the child protection ecosystem at village level. The emphasis will be on enabling a comprehensive deterrence mechanism for perpetrators, survivor empowerment and community engagement for improved awareness.
- A considerable reduction in
sexual exploitation of children as a result of increased reporting and registration
- Sustained support by
communities and survivors for government’s efforts to tackle sexual
exploitation of children.