SOUTH ASIAN ALLIANCE OF GRASSROOTS NGO’S for child’s right
September 21, 2013 : Sri Lanka: Damahana,Awareness Raising Workshop for parents and children on child Rights to Family

In Damahana, Sri Lanka, Kantha Shakthi organised a workshop for Awareness Raising with parents and children on 21st September, 2013.  The Workshop mainly facilitated presentations from upon the economic issues faced by children, parents having limited time to engage with children, limited interaction among children due to tuition, Child marriage, lack healthy space and environment for children to engage with each other, family disputes etc. A total of 16 parents and 9 children took part in the workshop, who after the presentations discussed upon physical, mental and sexual abuse and also the effects of watching harmful television programmes upon children.

Children at the meeting