A two-day training programme on ‘Child Protection Mechanism and the Role of District Child Protection Unit’ was conducted by training division in association with the State WCD Department at Simdega in Jharkhand.
44 district-level government officials related to child protection, including the members of Child Welfare Committee (CWC) and Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) participated in the training programme. The legal aspects of child protection, such as on child trafficking, missing children and child sexual abuse were highlighted during the programme.
The training programme received a good response. The Deputy Commissioner of Simdega underlined that such programmes were the need of the hour to protect children.