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Education Key Enabler to Empower Women of Tomorrow: CRY

NEW DELHI, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — India is home to the largest number of adolescents in the world, and over 56 million of them are girls. Data from the status of 15-18 year old children as per CRY’s report, ‘Childescents of India: We are children too’, reveals that between 15-19 years, 3.7 million girls are […]

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Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

NEW DELHI, October 11, 2018/PRNewswire/ –Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her school behind. After all, it was this school that gave her a new lease of life when she joined back four years ago. […]

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Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

SINGAPORE, TORONTO, HONG KONG and DUBAI, UAE, October 12, 2017/PRNewswire/ –Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible verbal abuse by the teachers. What’s more, the school did not even have a single proper, safe and hygienic toilet for the […]

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CRY to Ensure Children’s Potential is Unlocked Through Education

CRY’s campaign to ensure children across its intervention areas stay in school and do not drop out DUBAI, UAE, August 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — When Pampa Singh won a silver medal at the National Kung Fu Championship in Guwahati, India, this year, she stood as an inspiration to many. After losing both her parents by the time […]

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CRY’s Campaign to Help get the Girl Child Back to School

SINGAPORE and DUBAI, UAE, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — It Will Ensure 1,21,000 Girl Children Across India Access Schools and Finish Their Education In the village Bansipur of district Munger in the eastern state of Bihar in India, Julie Kumari has become a household name. Despite the nearest college being two hours away, Julie has […]

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Investing in Infrastructure: Bringing Children Back to School

SINGAPORE, DUBAI, UAE and TORONTO, November 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — CRY’s Campaign ‘Right to School’ to Ensure 2,71,341 Children Across CRY-supported Projects not Only go to School but Also Complete Their Education Parents of children in Nagfena, a small village situated in the Bolangir district in Odisha, India, had to pray for their children’s safety every […]