Legal awareness session on child protection

#Baghdad_Women_Association, through the Listening and Consulting Center in Seiji, Dohuk, organized an awareness session on child protection on 10th June 2019.

The session comes as part of voluntary legal awareness efforts carried out by BWA in implementation of the project “Strengthening the resilience of Syrian women and girls and host communities in Iraq”, implemented with the support of #UNWomen and the European Trust Fund (MADAD).

The session, presented by the center’s lawyer Jihan Hussein, was attended by a number of women and girls in Seiji. It aimed at raising awareness of child protection in accordance with the eighth principle of the Universal Declaration of the Rights of the Child of 1959, including physical, mental and psychological protection.

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