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September 27, 2019
#giveherLIFE - Celebrating the Girl Child

To get free passes to the event: REGISTER HERE. Since 2012, October 11 has been marked as the International Day of the Girl by the United Nations. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face while promoting girls' empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights.  This year, Vanishing Girls Campaign […]

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September 11, 2019
Busting 5 myths about girls — Changing attitudes towards the girl child

— by Jemi Thomas, MA Clinical Psychology Since 1990, 17.3 million girls in India have been aborted (killed, to say it as it is) due to sex-selective abortions and other forms of pre-natal selection. 17.3 million girls!  Why did these 17.3 million girls lose their lives? The answer is painfully simple. These girls were considered […]

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September 8, 2019
PANEL OF JUDGES: #GIVEHERLIFE ONLINE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

PANEL OF JUDGES: #GIVEHERLIFE - The Vanishing Girls Campaign is commemorating the occasion by launching a nationwide online photography competition. The Vanishing Girls Campaign invites all photographers (amateur and  professional) to participate in this contest and bring awareness to the cause of the Girl Child Karan Khanna Altaf Qadri Riddhi Parekh William Chang Paromita Chatterjee

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September 7, 2019
#giveherLIFE Online Photography Contest: celebrating International Day of the Girl Child

Photography Contest Theme: Save the lives of unborn girls by advocating to #giveherLIFE Contest is now closed! In India, 7000 girls are killed in the womb everyday. That’s over 2.5 million girls “vanishing” every year just because they are FEMALE! ADF India’s Vanishing Girls Campaign seeks to counter the practice of sex selective abortions and is […]

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July 26, 2019
Delhi Health Minister Tells The State Appropriate Authorities To Ensure The Implementation Of The Pcpndt Act

New Delhi Shri Satyendar Jain, Hon’ble Health Minister, Government of NCT of Delhi today at State Level Training on Standard Operating Guidelines and Code of Conduct under the PCPNDT Act asked the District Appropriate Authorities and the District Nodal Officers (PNDT) to take their roles seriously in implementing the PCPNDT Act. Speaking at a day-long […]

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July 25, 2019
DELHI STATE LEVEL TRAINING ON STANDARD OPERATING GUIDELINES AND CODE OF CONDUCT UNDER THE PCPNDT ACT

New Delhi The Child Sex Ratio across the country has been on a decline after the last Census in 2011, where Delhi only having 871 girls for every 1000 boy. This implies that there is a dire need for strict implementation of the PCPNDT (Prohibition of Sex Selection) 1994 Act across Delhi. To highlight the […]

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July 22, 2019
Meet Babita - A Social Health Activist working to save the lives of unborn girls in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan

43 year old Babita did not have an easy life. She was rejected by her own father from birth because she was born a girl, and not a son like he had always prayed for! Babita worked as a seamstress initially but her passion to serve the women in her community made her join the ASHA initiative and become an ASHA worker.

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July 15, 2019
State Level Training on Standard Operating Guidelines

26th July at India International Centre, New Delhi | For the District Appropriate Authorities ADF India's Vanishing Girls Campaign and Girls Count Coalition in collaboration with State PCPNDT Cell, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of NCT of Delhi. is organizing a One-Day training for the District Appropriate Authorities as well as the District Nodal Officers (PNDT) on the […]

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July 15, 2019
Doctors For Daughters

A A SEMINAR FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS ON DECLININGCHILD SEX RATIO ADF India through Vanishing Girls Campaign organized Doctors for Daughters, a seminar for medical professionals on declining Child Sex Ratio on June 2, 2019, in Holiday Inn, Jaipur, Rajasthan. The seminar was in collaboration with Rajasthan State Medical Association and Shikshit Rojgar Kendra Prabandhak Samiti […]

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May 27, 2019
The National consultation held on 2nd May 2019.

Like-minded civil society organizations and experts across India working on the implementations PCPNDT act in various districts came together on 2nd May 7, 2019, for a national “Consultation on India's Vanishing Girls Revisiting Civil Society Response against Sex Selection.” The consultation was co-organized by ADF India, Vanishing Girls, SRKPS, and Girls count. The participants discussed […]

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Vanishing Girls is a campaign initiated by ADF India to raise awareness against the practise of sex-selective abortions and to advocate for effective implementation of the Pre-Conception Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 1994.
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