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Sensitizing Guyana Police Force’s Recruits

Child LinK representative Stacy Parris sensitized 77 Guyana police Force recruits at the Guyana Police Force Training Center, on sexual assault on April 26 2018. This session was conducted in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The recruits were given a brief back ground on Child LinK and then were asked to think about sexual […]

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Sensitizing Guyana’s Firefighters on Sexual Assault.
Category: ChildLink News

Counselors from ChildLinK’s Child Advocacy Center sensitized 20 firefighters at the Guyana Fire Station’s Headquarters on sexual assault on April 23rd 2018. This activity was conducted in observance of sexual assault awareness month (SAAM). This year’s theme is “Embrace your voice”. The firefighters participated in an interactive game. Scenarios were given and they were given […]

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Peace Corps Introductory Parenting Session.
Category: ChildLink News

Childlink Guyana was requested by the Guyana Peace Corps to hold a session that focuses on parenting in an event they were organizing on  April 19th, 2018  at the Grand Coastal Inn. Representatives of Childlink Stacy Parris and Kean Chase provided education volunteers, head teachers and childcare providers with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to […]

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GITC Students Sensitized About Sexual Assault
Category: ChildLink News

Counselors from ChildLinK’s Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) sensitized 33 Guyana Industrial Training Centre (GITC) on sexual assault on April 17, 2018. This activity was conducted in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This year’s theme is “Embrace Your Voice”. The students were sensitized on the legal definition of sexual assault, the difference between sexual […]

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ChildLinK Signs Grant Contract for Reintegration Initiative
Category: ChildLink News

ChildLinK signed a multi million dollar project with the Delegation of the European Union to Guyana to implement the Recovery Strengthening and Reintegration (RSR) initiative. This story was covered by the Stabroek News and Kaieteur News.  The overall objective of this project is the adoption of international guidelines and the development and implementation of a […]

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Round Table Discussion at Bartica
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA), in collaboration with Hope Foundation, held a round table discussion with various stakeholders (teachers, police, faith based organizations, prison services, probation services, salvation army and a CPA officer) to share the results of the Child Neglect in Guyana report. According to the report, child neglect- in the Guyanese context- is […]

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CAC Sensitized students and Parents at Vryheid’s Lust Primary
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Advocacy Centre (CAC) in collaboration with the Child Rights Alliance (CRA) sensitized more than 150 students and 74 parents on child sexual abuse and positive parenting at the Vryheid’s Lust Primary School on Monday March 9, 2018. The children were sensitized on what constitutes sexual abuse and how they can protect themselves. Children […]

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Narrative and Financial Reporting Training for CRA Members
Category: ChildLink News

The Child Rights Alliance (CRA) places heavy emphasis on building the capacity of its members so that they can implement their activities more effectively. Several CRA members – more specifically the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) at the grassroots level- received training on narrative and financial reporting on February 15, 2018. The CBOs are currently providing […]

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ChildLinK Introduces Tell Scheme at Mothers Union Training of Trainers
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) member Mothers Union held a Trainer of Trainers Programme from the February 10-14, 2018. The delegates – from Monserrat, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana- were trained in parenting skills education so that they can then train potential trainers in their country. ChildLinK was invited to deliver […]

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CRA Capacity Building Session on Leadership and Juvenile Justice
Category: ChildLink News

Child Rights Alliance (CRA) members participated in a capacity building session on Leadership and Juvenile Justice at the Rights of the Child Commission boardroom on February 13, 2018. CRA members represented at the session were RCC, Heavenly Light World Outreach Fellowship, Rights of the Child Committee (Regions Three and Five) and ChildLinK. The facilitator of […]

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