International Children’s Day commemoration at Jaffna

International Children’s Day was commemorated at Yal Vannai Samachchi Ammans Hall in Jaffna on 1st October 2012.Child day 4

The Centre for Women’s Development, a partner organisation under Partnership for Peace-Strengthening Multi-Level Civil Society Collaboration for Peace, Democracy and Human Rights project organized this program in Jaffna.

125 children and 32 parents participated in this program.

On this occasion Mr. S. Padmanathan, Regional Manager, Peoples Bank, Jaffna, delivered a lecture on Child Rights. The children displaced by war, now living in Harial Chicla Female Children’s Home, displayed a drama called “Manushyathwaya”.

Ms.Saroja Sivachandran, Director of “Centre for Women and Development” launched a booklet on Child Rights.

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