MOU signed between Sahil & Government of Pakistan
Sahil has been working since 1996 on child protection especially against child sexual abuse. Sahil head office in ISLAMABAD and four provincial offices, one each in Abbotabad(Khyber PakhtunKha), Jaffarabad(Baluchistan), Lahore(Punjab), Sukkur(Sindh). Sahil interventions reach out to provincial districts.
SAHIL OFFICES & PROGRAM OUTREACH
AWARENESS ON CHILD PROTECTION TO 4.85 MILLION STAKEHOLDERS
– Community members.
– Health professionals.
– Law enforcing agencies.
– Youth group.
CHILDREN LEARNING TO PROTECT THEMSELVES:
– Meri Hifzat story book.
– Puppet show on multimedia.
– Sahil protection Ludo game.
– Bhaid Comic Book.
– Aflatoon CD game.
– Sahil daily monitors national,regional and local newspapers at its Head Office and 4 Regional Offices to collect data on Child Sexual Abuse, Abduction and early forced marriage cases.
– Cruel Numbers is published annually of these statistics.
1- FREE LEGAL AID AT SAHIL OFFICES:
~ Free Legal Aid for victims of Child Sexual Abuse & Women victims of Violence.
~ A Network of Sahil referral Lawyers are available all over Pakistan.
2- FREE COUNSELLING SERVICE:
~ Counselling service for any person in need for any issue available at all Sahil Offices.
~ Client referral system available all over Pakistan
SAHIL COMMUNITY BASED CHILD PROTECTION MECHANISM:
– Sahil Child Protection Networks(CPN) established in villages
– CPN linked up with local administration and other stakeholders for support services