Unesco Paints grim Picture of Indian schools

Unesco Paints grim Picture of Indian schools


Today:- New Delhi,May – More than one fifth of school boys in Delhi reported sexual violence compared to ten percent of girls, claimed a research report on school related gender-based violence ( SRGBV) by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
The study undertaken by UNESCO was unveiled at the launch of a campaign by World Vision India to end child sexual abuse and exploitation by 2021.
After a depth interview with 768 students from Bihar and 591 students from Delhi, it has been found out That Bihar is exposed more to such than Delhi.
More than 70 percent of the children who faced sexual violence belong to government schools. Also, 60 percept of the victims are in the age group of 14-16 years compared to only ten percent of students in Bihar.
Surprisingly, the study found that such incidents were reportedly less in Co-ed schools.
The study also focused on the perpetrators and the action taken y school. “in most cases, the perpetrators were fellow class mates. When the concerned authorities were informed, no action was taken. In Delhi around 60 percent of the parents talked to the perpetrators,” said Sarita Jadav, UNESCO.
When dealing with the various kinds of violence faced by school goers, it was found that 55.9percent of boys faced comments based on looks, religion, and economic status.
Speaking on the issue, Razia Ismail, Convenor at India Alliance for Child Rights (IACR), said that society “hushes up the incident” as people attribute violence against children as an affront to their honour.
“We really need better research and investigation in the field to come up with preventive measures,” said Ismail.
However, Chiranjeeb Kakoty from the National Action Coordinating Group against Violence against Children (NACG) wanted the elimination of the problem altogether.
“WE wait for the crime to occur and then track the victim. Instead of taking preventive measures we must eliminate the problem entirely,” Kakoty said.
However, Robin Hibu, the Joint Commissioner of Police for the Special Unit for Women and Children (SPUWAC) turned up late as he was busy rescuing a minor girl child from Timarpur. H wanted a decisive strike against the perpetractors of sexual violence by setting up a state of the art forensic lab in Delhi using the NIrbhaya fund.
“I had a word with Nirbahaya’s mother after the court verdict and she asked me what now after this? I replied: Mother, you just wait. I want to do something with the Nirbhaya trust. In most cases the accused escapes due to poor evidence. All we need to. All we need is some land in Delhi and a forensic lab,” said Hibu.


  1. I simply could not depart your web site prior
    to suggesting that I really loved the usual info an individual supply to your visitors?
    Is going to be back incessantly to check up
    on new posts

  2. I’m impressed, I must say. Rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both equally educative and engaging,
    and without a doubt, you have hit the nail on the head.
    The problem is something which too few people are speaking intelligently about.

    I am very happy I stumbled across this during my hunt for something regarding this.

  3. Thanks for any other wonderful post. The place else may anyone get that type of information in such an ideal manner of writing?
    I’ve a presentation next week, and I’m at the look for such info.

  4. Hi, Neat post. There is an issue along with your website in web explorer, would check
    this? IE nonetheless is the market chief and a big component
    to people will pass over your fantastic writing due to this problem.

  5. Hi there, You’ve done an incredible job. I will certainly digg it and personally suggest
    to my friends. I’m sure they will be benefited from this
    web site.

  6. Hey there, You’ve done an excellent job. I’ll certainly digg it and
    personally suggest to my friends. I’m confident they’ll be benefited from this

  7. My brother suggested I might like this blog. He was totally
    right. This post actually made my day. You cann’t imagine just how much time I had spent
    for this information! Thanks!

  8. I was recommended this website by means of my cousin. I’m now not positive whether this post is written by way of him as nobody else recognise such distinctive about my trouble.
    You’re amazing! Thank you!

  9. Thanks for a marvelous posting! I quite enjoyed reading
    it, you may be a great author. I will make sure to bookmark your
    blog and may come back very soon. I want to encourage
    you to ultimately continue your great writing, have a nice holiday weekend!

  10. Howdy very cool website!! Man .. Beautiful .. Superb .. I will bookmark your blog and take the feeds also…I am satisfied to search out so many useful info right here in the post, we want work out extra strategies on this regard, thanks for sharing. . . . . .

  11. I’m interested to learn what blog system you have been utilizing? I am having several slight protection issues with our most recent website regarding mesothelioma lawyer commercial so I’d love to find one thing more secure. Have any suggestions?

  12. Thank you, I have just been looking for information about this topic for ages and yours is the best I have discovered till now. But, what about the bottom line? Are you sure about the source?

  13. I felt wonderful reading this and I think you are totally correct. Tell me in the event that you’re thinking about emergency dentist, this is my main expertise. I am hoping to see you soon, bye for now!