On 11th of October, 2017 Fr. Sathish
Fernandes Director Vimukti, Pothnal address the Orphan Children and
street children regarding Child-rights and POCSO Act more detailed
way. The children are taught to know their right to education and to
live a disciplined life, to gain their rights and to enjoy their
childhood. At the same time, they are also made aware of the powers
of a parliamentary democracy.
They are taught to know the four basic rights:
1. Right to Life
2. Right to Protection
3. Right to Progress
4. Right to participate.
Children get trained to teach other children and thus to involve in
social action and help vulnerable children to gain their right to
education and health. The District magistrate, advocates, District
child Protection officers (DCPU) and others were present for the
program. More than 98 participants benefited from this training.