Over 41,893 children went missing in India during 2015. Many of them end up being trafficked or as child labourers.
Malnutrition during pregnancy and the first two years (first 1,000 days) may compromise mental and physical growth of the child and make childbirth risky for both mother and child.
CINI is a registered non-profit non-government organisation (NGO) registered under the Societies Registration Act in India. We work with over 1900 Indian professionals. We are guided by a Governing Body composed of experienced Indian practitioners, academics and administrators. Founded in 1974 by a pediatrician, Dr. Samir Chaudhuri, CINI is located in Kolkata (former Calcutta), West Bengal, India and runs operations in the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand and Odhisha , assisting about 7 million people. We have been recipient of prestigious awards and recognitions in India and around the world.