Bal Mitra Gram (BMG) or ‘child friendly village’ is a micro model of a macro vision to make a child friendly world, where every child is free from exploitation, receives education, recreation and health facilities, their voices are heard and participation is ensured in an environment of friendliness, rights and dignity in the community. Intense consciousness raising efforts to challenge and change age-old mindsets based on many social, cultural and gender biases, sensitising and involving all stakeholders are among some of the key elements in creating a BMG.
- Identification and Withdrawal of child laborers from the villages
- Mainstreaming of all children in Schools
- Adult Village Panchayat recognizes and incorporates the voices of children Formation of Bal Panchayat (Children’s Parliament)
- Socio- Economic development of marganilised section of the village.