The Concerned for Working Children (CWC) is a non-governmental organisation based out of Bangalore, which works with local governments, the community and working children themselves to implement viable, comprehensive and appropriate solutions to the problem of child labour. CWC has many programmes to help children help themselves and protect them from harmful, both physically and emotionally, working conditions.
Project Dhruva's Vision > A world where there are are organisations of adults and children who are committed and able to ensure children’s participation and the realisation of their rights. More >>
In order to achieve this, CWC works with local governments, community and working children themselves to implement viable, comprehensive, sustainable and appropriate solutions in partnership with all the major actors, so that children do not have to work. It empowers working children so that they may be their own first line of defence and participate in an informed manner in all decisions concerning themselves.