Fourteen interns arrived in Madhya Pradesh on Saturday 17th June to begin working on four case studies:
The team of 14 has been split into 4 groups and will be placed one each in:
- The National Institute of Public Cooperation & Child Development (NIPCCD) Regional centre - Indore
- The Regional Resource Laboratory, Bhopal
- Samarthan (an NGO) in Bhopal, and
- The M.P. Academy, Bhopal
Mr. Tapas Datta, UNICEF State Representative for Madhya Pradesh welcomed them at a brief orientation. Speaking on the expected outcomes of the internships, he said "Your participation will add value to our efforts in upholding the rights of the child.
The interns used the opportunity to ask questions on their assignments and field conditions during the interaction.