Call for Abstracts

Those interested in presenting your paper at the conference, please make sure to submit your abstract (300 words) by 3rd August 2018 to

The Study conference will revolve around the central theme of abuse and violence faced by children in the country, further broken down into the following sub-themes. We invite papers discussing sub-themes including, but not limited to:

  • Child marriage
  • Positive parenting
  • Gender non-conformity
  • Displaced populations
  • Urban vulnerabilities
  • Harmful tradition & religious practices
  • Corporal punishment
  • Child Labour
  • Community-based child protection
  • Social Discrimination
  • Disabilities
  • Institutional care
  • Online safety and role of media
  • Pornography/ Paedophilia
  • Children-led advocacy
  • Counselling in schools
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Status of Tribal and Nomadic children
  • Contexts of conflict
  • Legislations and policies
  • Humanitarian Emergencies
  • Ethics in Research
  • Religious institutions
  • Trafficking and sex work
  • Child Sexual Abuse


Last date for receiving the full paper: 20th August 2018

Please also remember to register for the conference by 1st September 2018