Articles by: Nidhi Tiwari

Amreen in the middle with her grandmother on the right. Picture Credit- Nidhi Tiwari

Lost Childhood in the Char Chaporis of Assam

Seven-year-old Amreen from the Char area in Barpeta, Assam, misses her best friend Amu who has migrated to Chandan Basti in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh with her family. Amu doesn’t go to school and stays at home taking care of her household while everyone else in her family engages in door-to-door waste collection. Although she doesn’t engage in child labor outside[Read More…]

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