Child Protection program of Save the Children organized a half day long national level closing workshop on Inclusive Protection and Empowerment Project for Children with Disabilities (IPEP) in Dhaka on July 19, 2017.
Jagorony Chakro Foundation, an implementing partner of Save the Children organized a workshop in Jhenaidah regarding sustainability of reading camp with the officials of local government on July 27, 2017.
Senior officials from United States Agency for International Development (USAID) visited Government Primary Schools and Community Reading Camps under Save the Children’s Reading Enhancement for Advancing Development (READ) project in Cox’s Bazar on Monday, July 17, 2017.
Save the Children observed the ‘International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking’ on July 26, 2017.
Violence against children has become a major concern in Bangladesh. Moreover, children are subjected to killing, torture, rape, etc. in different settings, including in their homes, schools, communities and work environments by people from different people. As there is no witness protection mechanism, it is also very difficult to ensure justice for the children.
Statement from Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh