CHILD PROTECTIONMaking their World a Better PlacePresented by: Arnel O. Rivera
LEGAL BASIS• Article 19 - Protection from Abuse and Neglect: No one should hurt the child in any way. Adults should make sure that the child is protected from abuse, violence and neglect. Even the parents have no rights to hurt the child. UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD
It takes a village to raise a child. African Proverb HOME Society School
However....... • There is an obligation on schools to aim to provide pupils with the highest possible standard of care in order to promote their well being and protect them from harm.
Youth Delinquency • It is an act or misbehavior that is different from the normal procedure of rules and regulations, customs and traditions; and culture being committed by the youth.
Classification of Delinquency • Social Delinquents • Neurotic Delinquents • Asocial Delinquents • Accidental Delinquents
Social Delinquents • Youths who hate the authority specially those who have control of their behavior. They are always in conflict with what is right and does it with friends.
Neurotic Delinquents • A youth who always acts alone by internalizing his or her own conflicts and is largely preoccupied with his or her own feelings. He/she suffers insecurity in life.
Asocial Delinquents • A youth who acts as cold, brutal and vicious quality for which s/he does not feel anything.
Accidental Delinquents • A youth who has an identifiable in character but happens to be at the wrong place and time to commit delinquency.
Common Offenses Committed by the Youth • Stealing • Truancy (Cutting Classes) • Vagrancy (Stow-away) • Sexual aberration
Youth Delinquency is commonlycaused by negligence ofauthorities involved.
NeglectIs the failure (intentionallyor otherwise) to providechildren with the basicnecessities for theirdevelopment, such ascare, support, education,security, food, clothing,shelter, and attention, tothe extent that a child’shealth and developmentare placed at risk
Children everywhere are vulnerable to abuse and exploitation by those in positions of power and trust - Setting the Standard
Different types of child abuseand neglect • Physical • Sexual • Emotional • Verbal (emotional) • Neglect • Social
Bullying "Bullying is a deliberately hurtful behaviour which is repeated over a period of time. It is difficult for those being bullied to stop the process."
The • Has poor relationships with classmates.Bully • Gets into frequent fights.