MVFoundation in India - the founder of the Child Labour Free Zone approach - has been working on getting working children to school for more than twenty years. More than 1 million (!) children now go to school instead of work. MVFoundation has become the benchmark for all other organisations in the Stop Child Labour campaign. Read the success stories of our partner organisations.
Way back in 1999 when her mother passed away she was just an 11 year old young girl without any education. Another 11 years that passed afterwards saw her growing into a graduate and a TV Journalist. Simply this is the journey of Gandla Maheswari who is now working in ‘T’ News an Indian TV Channel.
It’s hot in the streets of Hyderabad, India’s fourth largest city. And it’s busy: cars, rickshaws and scooters are whizzing by. The heat and the hustle and bustle don’t seem to bother the people on the streets: they get on with their lives, just like they do every day.