Child protection committee to be set up soon

WORKSHOP ON CHILD PROTECTION HELD AT GURGAON IN COLLABORATION WITH NIPCCD AND CHILDLINE
WORKSHOP ON CHILD PROTECTION HELD AT GURGAON IN COLLABORATION WITH NIPCCD AND CHILDLINE

Times of India , Gurgaon

GURGAON: Shakti Vahini, which runs Childline (1098) in Gurgaon organised a workshop on Child Protection in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development ( NPCCD) and Childline India Foundation on Friday at the DC’s office on Friday. The programme was attended by the participants of almost 80 different departments of the district administration. 

Sunaina Choudhry, Programme Officer of ICDS said a district Child Protection Committee would be set up soon in Gurgaon. The DC will head the committee with the support of other departments in the district administration.

Ravi Kant, SC advocate, chaired a session on the Juvenile Justice Act, Child Labour Act and Bonded Labour Act. As part of the workshop, a movie on human trafficking was screened. Kant said that it was the responsibility of all the citizens to inform Childline (1098) whenever they find any child in distress.

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/gurgaon/Child-protection-committee-to-be-set-up-soon/articleshow/7741045.cms

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