Chair of the Human Rights and Civil Integration Committee, Sopho Kiladze, UNICEF Representative Ghassan Khalil and Director of Democracy, Governance & Social Development at USAID Adam Schmidt held the remote meeting with the participants of the training program.
As part of the Child Rights’ Code, a structural unit for child protection and support is supposed to be established in the municipalities and staffed with a civil servant, psychologist, lawyer and a coordinator. Families with children will take advantage of one-stop source for child-related services.
Through the efforts of the Committee and the financial support of donor organizations, the first stage of staff training in public agencies has qualified:
The Training Program is backed by UNICEF and USAID.
The Code will come into force on September 1 with trained staff from all municipalities countrywide.