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  • Author: Precious Motha
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     The 2014 theme reflects on the high prevalence of violence against South Africa’s children, and how this situation can be addressed by strengthening the prevention and early intervention components of the child protection system.

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    The objectives of World Food Day are to:

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    Children must go to school and not be financially exploited.  In the poor countries of the world, 60% of the present population is under 25 years of age.  It is a prerequisite for peaceful global development that the rights of children and young people be respected.

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    In 2011, a United Nations resolution established 11 October as the International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC), a day designated for promoting the rights of girls and addressing the unique challenges they face.

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    Members of the Child Protection Unit, a branch of the Family Violence and Sexual Offences Division, took time out to engage and educate the children on different matters relating to their safety and what to do when they find themselves in dangerous situations.

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    “We have made progress towards universal coverage of school going children. We have made progress in the introduction of Early Childhood Development,” she said.

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    The summit, hosted on the 20th anniversary of the International Year of the Family, is convened by the National Department of Social Development to reverse the perceived disintegration of the family – an essential building block for a well-functioning society.

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    The Deputy Minister was accompanied by the MEC for Education in the province, Ms Peggy Nkonyeni, KZN Superintendent-General, Dr Nkosinathi Sishi and senior officials from both the Department of Basic Education and the Provincial Education Department.

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    "We have come to the determination within the sector that ICT [information and communication technology] is crucial to improve the quality and efficiency of the system from a number of aspects, including administration, e-learning and teacher training," she said.

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    This was one of the results presented by the Statistician-General Pali Lehohla on the 15th September at a media event on youth unemployment.

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