Tag: Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA)

“We need persons on the ground”

“We need persons on the ground”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2020

- Minister Persaud tells Guyana Women Miners Organisation Representatives of the Guyana Women Miners Organisation paid a courtesy call on ... Read More

One-stop Child Advocacy Centre opened in Kwakwani for reporting, treatment of child sexual abuse

One-stop Child Advocacy Centre opened in Kwakwani for reporting, treatment of child sexual abuse

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 11, 2020

- new facility is one of six in operation across Guyana GEORGETOWN, JULY 11, 2020 – UNICEF together with its ... Read More

Child abuse perpetrators must be charged within 72 hours

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 18, 2019

- Greene emphasises to Police, probation officers at stakeholders meeting The Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA) continues to work assiduously ... Read More

CDEMA, CDC, UNICEF host consultation on development of Protocol for Protection of children during disasters

CDEMA, CDC, UNICEF host consultation on development of Protocol for Protection of children during disasters

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 6, 2019

Georgetown, Guyana – (February 6, 2019) The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) in collaboration with the United Nations International Children’s Emergency ... Read More

New Family and Children Holding Centre to be completed by March

New Family and Children Holding Centre to be completed by March

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 11, 2019

─ once-known as the Sophia Drop-In Centre  DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 11, 2019 The Ministry of Social Protection will, by ... Read More

Region Ten recorded highest cases of child abuse in 2017

Region Ten recorded highest cases of child abuse in 2017

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 5, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, March 5, 2018 Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) has recorded the highest cases of child abuse, with some ... Read More

Toddlers Reading Programme moves to Region Three

Toddlers Reading Programme moves to Region Three

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 28, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, February 28, 2018 The Ministry of Social Protection, on Wednesday, launched its Back-to-Basic Toddlers Reading Programme at ... Read More

CPA’s programmes meets targets set

CPA’s programmes meets targets set

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 13, 2017

DPI Guyana, Wednesday, December 13, 2017 The Ministry of Social Protection, Childcare and Protection Agency (CPA), responded to some 3,324 ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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