Pradeep – Director for Implementation – Project CACA
Pradeep is the Director for implementation of Project CACA – Children Against Child Abuse. Over the last couple of years, he has conducted multiple sensitisation and awareness workshops for teachers, parents and non-teaching staff of schools across India on child rights, child sexual abuse, and various laws related to protection and safety of children. His participation in the programme on Combating Violence Against Women and Girls at National Institute of Public Cooperation & Child Development and at various public discussions on women and children safety has made him passionate about bringing a change in the way we face, challenge and address the real and grave threat to our children.
Vikas Nautiyal – Director for Advocacy – Project CACA
He is a rationalist with subject learning in physics (astrophysics) from Delhi University. He has completed 50+ circles around the sun and has a working domain expertise in schools from policy to grass root levels. He is a strong promoter of scientific temper in the school education system and has taught astronomy to students and trained teachers on scientific temper for more than two decades. He regularly advocates rationalism in various national TV news channels. He is a strong advocate for Anti-Superstition and Black Magic Act. He founded Leo Planetaria in 2007 and played a pivotal role in bringing digital planetarium technology to India at grass root levels. In 2016, he extended his sphere of activities to create sensitization cum awareness on child rights, gender equality and child abuse in schools through Project CACA, Children Against Child Abuse. He represents Project CACA, a safety programme for schools, as a member in school management committees of various schools. He is Director (Advocacy) for the project.