The core vision of FORCES is that every child has the right to early childhood care and development including crèches and childcare services. And also that it is the state’s responsibility to ensure such services for all children, especially those of women working in the unorganized and informal sector. 

Mission:

  • To form pressure groups and evolve effective advocacy methods for policies and resources for holistic and development-oriented child care services for young children in the country

  • To act as a watchdog over government policies and actions

  • To liaise with governments, both at the central and state levels and local levels in order to influence policy and implementation

  • To promote implementation of existing legislation and reforms in existing laws relating to children

  • To create awareness about the criticality of the years of early childhood and implications of its neglect

  • To provide advisory services in the field of child care planning

  Commitments
  FORCES is committed to adopt a holistic approach with multi-pronged advocacy for:
 


 

Harnessing adequate resources for childcare services
 
 


 

Seeking decentralization in the distribution of resources
 
 


 

Social security for women working in the informal sector
 
 


 

Adequate and just policies with planned outlays and inclusion of children in all sectors
 
 


 

Survival and protection of girl child
 


 




 










 

  FORCES is an advocacy network which is committed to the survival, protection and holistic development of the young child