Visit of the Kyrgyz delegation to the Institute of Mental Health
In the Institute of Mental Health 06/03/2014 was delegation of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, visiting Cabinet for the protection of children from abuse and neglect. The delegation announced the UNICEF Office in Serbia, which has organized the second study visit to Serbia. After the first visit, which was held 4 years ago, to the Kyrgyz were transferred knowledge from Serbia, and among other things than was launched a national education program on the prevention of violence.
Aim of this visit was that representatives of our institutions transfer knowledge and experience in the field of prevention and protection of children from violence to guests, whose delegation consisted of 12 representatives of UNICEF in the Kyrgyz, Ombudsman’s Office, ministries of education, health and social protection, as well as other experts engaged in the protection of children from violence.
Given the fact that our Institute has considerable professional capacity in the areas of prevention and protection of children from violence, and that our institution is led by a working group of the Ministry of Health in this area, a meeting was held and experiences were exchanged.