The Countries in Transition Forum is designed to enable delegates from countries currently developing child protection and child welfare systems to meet and share their experiences with other experts in the field of child abuse and neglect. The format is highly interactive. This is a full-day program and includes lunch.
We hope that those attending the Countries in Transition Forum will also attend the Master Class the following day, Sunday, August 28th.
REGISTRATION: 9:00am– 9:30am
Keynote 1: 9:30am – 10:30am
What Child Protection Means in Developing Countries
Networking Break 10:30am -11:00am
Keynote 2: 1100pm – 12:00pm
Child Rights and Early Childhood Development
Lunch: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Workshop 1 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Topic: Implementing Child Rights in Developing Countries: ECRI Pilot Project
Workshop 2 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Addressing Specific Issues in Child Protection in Developing Countries (Honor killings, child labor, child trafficking, child marriage)
Representative Presentation from each table:
*Schedule is subject to change.