Month: April 2021

New JVI Resource: Advocating for Citizens’ Rights In Maharashtra

India has a surprising number of government services available to its residents. Many of these services are, by right, available to the poor residents of villages and urban slums. Unfortunately, many poor residents are not able to access these services due to:  lack of knowledge about the entitlement;  lack of identity documents and confidence in …

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161 Victims of Human Trafficking Intercepted At Transit Points

According to the National Crime Records Bureau, every eight minutes a child goes missing in India. A large number of children are often kidnapped at railway stations, interstate bus terminals and other transit points. In recent months JVI, along with partner NGO EFICOR, has intercepted 161 victims of human trafficking through its Transit Monitoring Unit …

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