Child protection and legal support

Aim:

To strengthen social safety nets protecting vulnerable children from abuse and exploitation and to increase access to legal support and civil restitution for vulnerable children and their households

 

Our actions:

- Child protection activities: we conduct within schools and communities activities and trainings about child protection that directly address capacity gaps identified and increase their awareness around child protection concerns and legal services

- Mapping: police churches mosques probation officer

- Birth registration: we assist the households to register each child to the national identification regulatory authority and legalize the family situation with the adequate authority

- Home visits: we provide counseling, legal support and referrals provision support services to empower families to access protection and legal redress services


 

Our results in 2018:

- 276 vulnerable children obtained their legal birth registration documents

- 92 children linked to critical services with an outstanding 86% completion rate

- 3 432 community members trained to identify and report incidents of child rights violations

- 699 vulnerable children’s households reached to strengthen their roles as first line of prevention and response to vulnerability

- 3 277 vulnerable children reached with child protection, legal support, care and psychosocial services

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Contact us

Kiyita Family Alliance for Development

P.O. Box 33995 Kampala, Uganda
Plot No. 231, KIFAD Road
Bulabakulu Village, Banda Parish, Wakiso District.
+256 393 266 136
info@kifad.org