18 March: announcing the MOTHER of all International CPS Seminars!

Tracey Norton from Support Not Separation UK and the Disabled Mothers’ Rights Campaign & Pat Albright and Carolyn Hill from Give Us Back Our Children & Support Not Separation USA are speaking at this exciting international seminar on the child welfare system, TOMORROW 18 MARCH at 12.30pm UK time (6PM INDIAN STANDARD TIME)

And look out for a new film based on a true story of an Indian mother who fought and won after her children were taken by the Norwegian state Mrs Chatterjee Vs Norway, in cinemas now!

JOIN the livestream https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Flive%2FGdlowuuQPLo%3Ffeature%3Dshare%26fbclid%3DIwAR341wKEIU7SEXEe8yaiEmnotuPvj1a2_vzCGOxmwGIJIf6ICz4b7Iw8Ecw&h=AT3_PVlPJiCC4-WyLE6p5M1i3DxPxwCpjblpAGAxhIgMMpZh37aBOf4TKR-GSadkSU77gNR_57Q8BHpXxaPzovWcesd-XtHbSGHyWI3hr4kQ-2DJ0-ASOI_7BJmpwqtqAd_PVZdlLNUeEHktAeo

CONVENOR: Suranya Aiyar, Indian. Mother. Lawyer.


1. Introduction and Opening Ceremony, including interviews with Sagarika Chakraborty and Ashima Chibber, the director of Mrs Chatterjee vs Norway

2. Marius Reikerås, Human Rights Advocate, Norway

3. Nandita Rao, Lawyer, India

4. Connie Reguli, Attorney, USA

5. Dr Heidi Keller, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Human Sciences, Germany

6. Dr Nandita Chaudhary, Child Development and Family Studies, Visiting Professor, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

7. Avnish Jain, Social Worker and Activist, India

8. Victim Family, India

9. Prayathna Kowitz, Disability Rights and Social Justice Advocate, India

10. Ruby Harrold-Claesson, Nordic Committee for Human Rights, Sweden

11. Ove Knarvik, Activist, Norway

12. Tor Age Berglid, Barnet’s Best, Norway

13. Inez Isabel Arensen, Activist, Norway

14. Pat Albright and Carolyn Hill, Give Us Back Our Children and Support Not Separation, USA

15. Tracey Norton, Support Not Separation and Disabled Mothers’ Rights Campaign, United Kingdom

16. Shikha Sarkar, former Chairperson, Child Welfare Committee, Burdwan and former Member of the Werst Bengal State Commission for Women, India

17. Ratna Roy, Mental Health Specialist, India

18. Heather Kirkwod, Lawyer, USA

19. Dr Ted Hariton, medical doctor with several years of experience as an expert defense witness in CPS cases, USA

20. Vote of Thanks

Looking forward to your esteemed presence online.


Man, Woman, Child….and the State? Lessons from the True Story behind Mrs Chatterjee vs Norway.