Child Protection

Thursday 18 May 2017

Deputy Commissioner expressed solidarity with children in Meherpur

A workshop on child marriage and child-friendly local governance was organized in Meherpur on May 17, 2017 with the participation of representatives from district administration and local government.

Tuesday 21 March 2017

Morjina Begum, honored with Joyeeta

On the occasion of this year’s International Women’s Day on March 8, 2017, Ms. Morjina Begum, Executive Director of Mukti Mohila Shamity (MMS), partner organization of Save the Children, based in Rajbari, received ‘Joyeeta’ award at the national level from the state minister for women and children affairs, Ms. Meher Afroz Chumki, for her outstanding performance as a woman leader.

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Child protection and justice system discussed in human rights seminar

A daylong seminar on Human Rights was organized by the National Human Rights Commission Bangladesh on 28 January, 2017 in Dhaka, where Child Protection and Justice System was discussed in a plenary session.

Sunday 22 January 2017

Hundreds gather urging to drop the 'special provision'

Hundreds of teenage girls, guardians and rights activists gathered at the Central Shaheed Minar, Dhaka on 18 January demanding the removal of the special provision from the draft Child Marriage Restraint Act 2016.

Sunday 8 January 2017

Our efforts in 2016 to ensure violence against children is no longer tolerated

One of the strategic objectives of Child Protection program is to protect children from PHP in homes, schools, work places and communities through establishing a functional reporting mechanism, capacity development of children on protecting themselves as well as strengthening the capacity of parents/caregivers/teachers on Positive Discipline.