Protecting Environment and Children Everywhere (PEaCE) conducted an awareness seminar for the students of Eppawala Sri Siddhartha Central College on 29-06-2017. The seminar which was organized based on areas such as types of child abuse, prevention mechanisms, child marriage and the value of education etc was beneficial for more than 250 students of the college. It was noteworthy that we were able to raise the awareness of the participant students through special forum theatre activities, making it possible for them to actively involve in dialog on similar issues.
On the following day (30-06-2017), a training programme was conducted by our organization for 45 in-service police officers attached to the Children and Women’s Bureau – Anuradhapura Division. Mr. Jayantha Wickramaarachchi (Chief Inspector) contributed as the Guest Lecturer under the theme of Child Trafficking’ while representatives of PEaCE conducted sub-training sessions under other selected themes including cyber crimes against children and child marriage and related laws.
Awareness Seminar at Eppawala Sri Siddhartha Central College on 29-06-2017
Training Programme at SSP Office Conference Room – Anuradhapura on 30-06-2017