➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
Syrian Arab Republic: Whole of Syria: Child Protection Snapshot, January- June 2017 (Press release)
Relief Web – August 23, 2017
The child protection sector in Syria is comprised of approximately 96 partners including, UN, INGO, Syrian NGO and government agencies operating in 13 governorates. The sector works to prevent and respond to abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence against children through strengthening community-based child protection programming, including psychosocial support, providing specialized child protection services, mine/explosive remnants of war risk education and strengthening the capacity of frontline workers and volunteers to respond to child protection issues.