Prevention Of Violence Against Children
The goal is to ensure that all children live, grow and thrive in violence free environments either at home, school or within their communities. Children in Uganda continue to experience violence in all forms including child neglect, emotional abuse, sexual violence and physical violence. Health Child focuses a bulk of its interventions at the home where there are highest chances of violence to occur secondary at school and in the community through partnerships with local leaders.
Children btn 9 -17 reached with activities to prevent violence supported through ECD services like nutrition
Teachers trained to promote safe school environment
Caregivers reached with messages on violence against children
Young men reached to advocate and protect the girl child from sexual abuse and exploitation