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Breaking the Silence Rally on Child Sexual Abuse 2017
Category: ChildLink News

The Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) held the “Breaking Silence Rally on Child Sexual Abuse” rally at Anna Regina Tarmac on September 27, 2017. The rally was held to raise awareness in the Region of the scourge of child sexual abuse and the need for all stakeholders to collaborate to protect children. The Minister of […]

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Child Neglect Public Awareness Begins
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance member, ChildLinK and the Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) were live on air on Tuesday September 26, 2017 to discuss the Child Neglect in Guyana Report. Nicole Whaul (Forensic Interviewer and Counselor, Child Advocacy Centre), Hasani Tinnie (Communications Officer, Child Rights Alliance) and Milton Smith (Probation Officer, Childcare and Protection Agency) […]

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Sensitization Session at Qualfon (Plaisance)
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance Parenting Skills Officer, Beverley Bunbury conducted a sensitization session with 35 staff at Qualfon, Plaisance branch, East Coast Demerara on September, 21, 2017. The session is part of the CRA’s advocacy efforts. The participants participated in a simple activity which focused on domestic violence. The session was very interactive as the staff […]

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Child Neglect in Guyana Report launched by Child Rights Alliance
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) launched the second of four proposed research papers under the Child Rights Alliance on September 15, 2017 at the Moray House Trust. The study focused on Child Neglect in Guyana and was presented by Researcher Paulette Henry of the University of Guyana.  The programme was chaired by Rights of the […]

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RCC and ChildLinK Capacity Building Session
Category: ChildLink News

The Rights of the Child Commission, ChildLinK and several Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partners participated in a capacity building session focusing on Monitoring and Evaluation, Advocacy and Early Childhood Education on September 18, 2017 at the RCC boardroom. The objective of these sessions was to help strengthen the skills of the CRA partners in these […]

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Sensitization Sessions at La Grange and Patentia Secondary
Category: ChildLink News

The Orchid Foundation is engaging children in La Grange Secondary School and Patentia Secondary School in sensitization sessions during the month of September, 2017 and may carry over to October, 2017 as well. These activities fall under the Child Rights Alliance (CRA) project. The aim of the CRA is to sensitize children about child abuse, […]

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Child Advocacy Centre Child Abuse Prevention Sensitization
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) provides forensic interviews to child survivors of sexual abuse and trauma focused therapy to help the children cope. However, the CAC is taking efforts to take a more proactive approach to child protection by sensitizing parents and children about child abuse and preventative measures they can employ. The latest effort […]

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Juconi Foundation (Mexico) Learning Exchange Visit
Category: Press Release

Juconi Foundation (Mexico) Representative Sandra Cortes, conducted a series of training sessions with ChildLinK Counsellors from 29 to 31 August, 2017. Juconi and ChildLinK are members of the international alliance, Family For Every Child. Members conduct learning exchange visits where knowledge and practices are shared between two members. Juconi Foundation works closely with children and families […]

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Heavenly Light continues engagement in Charlestown
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) partners Heavenly Light World Outreach Fellowship and ChildLinK continued engaging the residents of Charlestown in community tours on August 23 and 24, 2017. The objective of the community tour is to raise awareness of the CRA and invite persons to parenting sessions. The residents for the most part seemed interested in […]

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La Grange Community Tour
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) members The Orchid Foundation and ChildLinK engaged the residents of La Grange, West Bank Demerara in a community tour on August 22, 2017. The objective of this community tour was to sensitize the residents about the Child Rights Alliance (CRA) and invite parents to parenting sessions. Several parents expressed their enthusiasm […]

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