Care & Protecton for Vulnerable Children!
In line with its Care & Protection for Orphans and Vulnerable Children program, WEMIHS is leading a multi-agency collective response to child protection. This will involve implementation of the child protection policy, capacity building of the child protection service providers to include community, state and non-state actors and coordinating platform for shared learning and advocacy. WEMIHS is also strengthening the child protection structures e.g. the Children Protection Unit and Access to Justice.
WEMIHS Watoto Wetu Program is a collaborative initiative aimed at increasing children access to justice. Some of the significant achievement in this program include
- Well-functioning child protection team
- Establishment of a children court (Use good picture)
- Training of service providers (Police, Community Based Organizations, Child Protection Champions at community level and Schools)
- Ongoing eﬀorts to fund raise for establishment of a Child Protection Unit (CPU)