Member profile

Organization

People's Cultural Centre (PECUC)

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

India

Organisation Description

PECUC (People’s Cultural Centre) is a non-Government, non-profit civil society organization working for promotion and protection of rights of the children in the State of Odisha & India since 1990. PECUC directly works with the community, advocates for pro-poor and pro child policies. PECUC is devoted for promotion of rights of the children guided by the framework of United Nation Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), 1989.One of the priority areas of PECUC is working for ending violence against children with focus on Eradication of child labour (Rescued and rehabilitated more than 35000 child labourers) , School Safety ,Ending Child Marriage, Combating Child trafficking, Ending Child Sexual Abuse, campaign for right to safe and quality education .PECUC is one of the pioneer organizations to promote child participation – promoted Children’s collectives . It is taking up regular activities for realization of survival, development , protection and participation rights of children.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Humanitarian action

Media

Research

Network

Early Childhood Development

Social Services/Child Protection

Social Protection

Education

Justice/Law Enforcement

Human Rights

Security

Trade and Labor