BHUBANESWAR: Odisha authorities has determined to dedicate a ‘A Day for Kids’ in each quarter to take inventory of grievances of weak kids throughout districts and guarantee their rights to social safety and training.
The Ladies and Youngster Growth (WCD) division on Friday requested the district collectors to repair the day on which points associated to youngster welfare can be mentioned by all stakeholders. At the moment, there are numerous district, block, panchayat, village stage committees and job forces beneath many acts and schemes to look into numerous points like youngster safety, adolescent empowerment, youngster marriage, youngster labour and implementation of ICDS.
Regardless of the WCD division mandating that the committees meet at common intervals to look into the problems, none of them are doing so on account of which, a number of State and Central authorities schemes for youngster rights should not being applied within the true spirit. Moreover, many points associated to kids at district and block-level should not being resolved on time. Some committees are even mendacity defunct, a incontrovertible fact that has been admitted by the WCD division.
Director of ICDS Arvind Agarwal stated the initiative is aimed toward streamlining the whole system so far as youngster welfare is anxious. “Earlier, there was no coherence on what these committees are doing to deal with youngster welfare points domestically. This unique day will make the above-mentioned committees practical and there might be enhanced coordination amongst them and the authorities involved,” he stated.
On the precise day, the chairpersons of present committees and job forces at district and sub-divisional stage will convene conferences together with all stakeholders to take inventory of grievances associated to kids, evaluation implementation of kid safety associated legal guidelines and schemes for youngster welfare together with ending youngster marriages, stopping youngster trafficking, youngster labour, sexual abuse and violence in opposition to kids and adolescents.