Articles by: Bhagyashri Boywad

Poor work conditions, non-compliance with Constitutional provisions seriously impact adolescent girls in workforce

Poor work conditions, non-compliance with Constitutional provisions seriously impact adolescent girls in workforce

 “We the People of India” – the Preamble to our Constitution begins with the promise that it represents the entire country. The ground reality, however, represents a stark contrast. The very people the laws in the Constitution stand for are facing discrimination and violations of rights. The adolescent girls in the workforce are one such section. An interaction with young[Read More…]

by 29/03/2023 Comments are Disabled Human Rights
Voices of Minors working in Informal Sector from Maharashtra

Voices of Minors working in Informal Sector from Maharashtra

Rajani, a 17-year-old girl, who is one amongst the 3309 child workers, recorded recently in Maharashtra, works at a garment shop in Nanded. Like several other workers in informal sector, she is also subjected to unacceptable long hours of work, unhygienic and unsafe conditions. With a monthly income in the range of Rs 3000 to 4500 and a long hour[Read More…]

by 01/02/2023 Comments are Disabled Human Rights