FWLD - Working for Non-Discrimination and Equality

Orientation to Police Officials

January 31, 2023

FWLD and UNICEF Nepal jointly organized four 1-Day Orientation to the Police Officials in Kanchanpur, Kailali, Bhairahawa and Palpa distict on “Role of Police in regard to the Child Protection”. A total of 80 police officials participated in the orientation workshop. Mr. Shyam Singh Chaudhary (SP, Kanchanpur), Mr, Devendra Bahadur Pal (SP, Kailali), Mr. Janak Bahadur Shahi (SP, Palpa), Mr. Birendra Thapa (DSP, Palpa), Inspector Ms. Saraswoti Adhikari, Inspector Ms. Sabita G.C, Advocate Sabin Shrestha and Advocate Deepesh Shrestha conducted different sessions. The orientation covered different subject matters like national and international legal standards regarding child protection and judicial decisions, role of police officials in cases related to children, crime victim protection and rights of victims of crime specifically in line with the rights of children.