ISLAMABAD: The Child Protection Advisory Board would soon launch an awareness campaign to prevent curse of child abuse among parents and teachers, said an official Ministry of Human Rights here on Tuesday. National Commission for Human Rights Director General Hassan Mangi said that the MoHR would make all-out efforts to prevent child abuse from the society and parents and teachers should also realise their responsibility to teach and guide their children about prevent measures. He added that the Child Protection Institutes would also ensure progress for protection of the rights of every citizen from the curse of child abuse. He further added that the Child Protection Advisory Board consists of MNA Raja Khurram Shahzad Nawaz, Human Rights Secretary Rabiya Javeri Agha, IGP Amir Zulfiqar Khan, Mayor Anser Aziz, NCSW Secretary Humera Azam Khan, Human Rights DGIC Aftab Alam, DC Hamza Shafqat, Dr Rubina Fareed from civil society, Social Sciences expert Dr Ambreen Ahmad, Sharafat Ali Ch Advocate, High Court Bar Association Ashfaq William and headed by Minster for Human Rights Dr Shrieen Mazari.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 4th, 2019.