Sharjah Baby Friendly Office (SBFO), Sharjah Private Education Authority (SPEA) and Sharjah Education Council (SEC) will launch a ‘Child-Friendly Schools (CFS)’ initiative, in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Key elements of CFS are:
- Raising awareness on child rights
- Supporting children’s participation in initiatives
- Protecting children from all forms of violence and abuse
- The integration of children with special needs into mainstream education
The Emirate of Sharjah recently celebrated their first anniversary of being named the Middle East’s first Child-Friendly City by UNICEF. Click here to read more and see what some residents have to say.