Child Protection Understanding to Practice
 


Child Protection Understanding to Practice

November 24-26, 2009

Aga Khan University Human Development Programme is organising a workshop on Child Protection: Understanding to Practice on November 24-26, 2009.

Objectives

  • To explore the understanding of child abuse from  various perspectives
  • To discuss the epidemiology of child abuse at national and international level
  • To enlist the causes of child abuse in home, school and community settings
  • To discuss the effect of abuse on child development, personality, self esteem and school performance
  • To discuss preventive techniques and rehabilitation in home, school and community settings.

Outcomes

  • Have an awareness of epidemiology of common kinds of child abuse
  • Be able to enlist some common causes of abuses at home, school and community
  • Be able to link between different forms of child abuse and its effect on child development
  • Be able to list some activities and strategies that can be adopted by teachers and  parents to prevent child abuse
  • Be able to identify the role of teacher and school in the promotion of child protection

Who should attend?

Teachers, lead teachers, head teachers, student counsellors and parents.

Workshop Coordinator: Sanober Nadeem

Registration
Fee: Rs 4,000
Seats are limited; please register early to avoid any disappointment.
Last date for registration: November 17, 2009

For registration and further information, please contact:
Rizwana Ladhani
Aga Khan University Human Development Programme
Tel: +92 21 3496 9812; Fax: +92 21 9924 4321
Email: rizwana.mehboob@aku.edu​