Workshop on Child Rights held at AKSIPS 45
Date: July 18, 2016
An Awareness workshop on Child Rights, Juvenile Justice (care & protection) ACT and POCSO ACT was conducted for teachers at AKSIPS 45. Counsellor (Ms.Tannu Kapila) made teachers aware about child rights such as right to survival, protection, participation and protection. Teachers were advised to allow a child to express his thoughts, ideas as this is his/her right to participate. Teachers were made aware of Juvenile Justice Act and POCSO Act, they understood how important is to be report for the cases if they see any child suffering from sexual assault or sexual harassment. Teachers were also made aware about the CCPCR- Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights and the homes run by government and non-government organisations.