“I am the only student from my school who knows about Childline and the importance of the number 1098. Can you do something to make my fellow students understand what Childline is?” said a high school student at a gathering of NGOs and social thinkers from India and abroad. The question set the tone for a lively interaction between child representatives and resource persons from Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh who were in Kochi, as part of the Unicef supported three-day international conference on Millennium Development Goals and Child Protection, Dyuti 09. “Childline is active only in 83 districts of a total of 596 in the country,” said Kajol Menon, executive director, Childline India Foundation. Read more at http://www.expressbuzz.com/edition/story.aspx?Title=Reach+out+to+them&artid=%7Cxm6dyRdjlU=&SectionID=9R67TMeNb/w=&MainSectionID=9R67TMeNb/w=&SEO=Kajol+Menon&SectionName=gUhH3Holuas==