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Challenges faced by children in institutional care (November 2016)
In: ChildLink News
Mar 28, 2017

ChildLinK and FACT collaborated to sensitize the Ancient County of the challenges faced by children in institutional care.  This programme was aired on Little Rock Television Station (LRTVS) on 25th November, 2017. The participants stressed the importance of partnerships to child protection. Government, Non Governmental Organizations and the community need to collaborate to protect children from child abuse.

 

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) public education campaign continued in November 2016. ChildLinK and The Rights of the Child Commission (RCC) were part of a panel discussion on 18th November, 2016, live on HBTV channel 9. The panel focused on the challenges faced by children in institutional care. Findings from the study: An Analysis of the Nature and Extent of Institutionalization of Children in Guyana were highlighted on this programme.