This project is supported by UNICEF and partners with District Administration Mumbai Suburban District and Department of Women and Child Development, Govt. of Maharashtra.

The purpose of the study is to identify the gaps in the child protection efforts in the district and to help bridge them through a constructive analysis resulting in recommendations to be implemented and was conducted across three tehsils in the Mumbai Suburban district to identify and probe issues of child protection, efficiency of, and awareness regarding established child protection mechanisms and social protection schemes which have an impact on the development and growth of children.