March 10, 2017

HIV/AIDS and Commercial Sexual Exploitation

By Dr. Pravin Patkar This article first appeared in the broadsheet DNA on 13 December 2015 as one half of an open debate in a piece […]
March 7, 2017

No grounds for confusion over positions of IPC and POCSO over sex with wife between 15 and 18 years

By Dr. Pravin Patkar, Prerana ATC Some people have a misapprehension that there is an unresolved conflict between the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Protection of […]
March 7, 2017

Dr. Pravin Patkar’s Comments on the Various Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Drafts by GOI

Anti-Human Trafficking Bill: The Context A Bill to prevent trafficking in person, to provide care, protection and rehabilitation to the victims of trafficking, to prosecute offenders […]
March 6, 2017

Prerana’s Outreach: Protecting Vulnerable Children in Mumbai’s Red Light Areas.

The Kamathipura red light area is a constantly buzzing hive of stinging viciousness and extreme danger, particularly for children who are captive candidates for being trafficked. […]