Date(s) - 07/09/2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
What is the role of faith communities in creating safe and empowering experiences for children?
On September 7, 2022, Arigatou International is organizing a webinar on the role of faith communities in creating safe and empowering experiences for children. This webinar is happening during the Child Participation in Safeguarding 2022 Summit.
The discussion will focus on how grassroots faith communities support and empower children through child safeguarding policies. The panel will feature stories from Africa, Asia and Latin America highlighting how we support the creation of safe spaces, experiences and opportunities for children to be empowered to participate and take action in their communities while keeping them safe and affirming their dignity.
- Ms. Vera Leal, Head of Programs and Global Safeguarding Advisor, Arigatou International
- Dr. Dorcas Kiplagat, Coordinator, Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC ) and Regional Safeguarding Focal Point
- Ms. Maria José Ananías, Coordinator for Latin America, Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC ) and Regional Safeguarding Focal Point
- Ms. Hesha Lucknie Perera, Manager End Child Poverty Knowledge Center and Regional Safeguarding Focal Point