Gaza Community Mental Health
Programme has launched a holistic campaign in support of children’s rights, on
the occasion of the World Children’s Day, which is marked every year on
November 20, to promote the awareness of the whole community about the
necessity of protecting children.
The campaign, hashtagged as ‘Their
Rights are Our commitment’, is designed
to monopolize the efforts of all partner organizations and stakeholders,
whether governmental or NGOs, working in the field of mental health and
psychosocial support, and human rights to put more focus on the children issues
so as to guarantee their rights and wellbeing.
The campaign includes a host of
activities and educational media materials that are publicized both online and
The campaign also comprises a
talk show, prepared by GCMHP’s mental health specialists, to discuss issues
about the psychological wellbeing of the children; an educational video about
the danger of violence against children; educational billboards in vital public
places across the Gaza Strip as well as other awareness materials that are
published on digital media platforms.
The campaign comes as part of GCMHP’s social
responsibility towards supporting the less privileges and vulnerable groups of
the community and also in promotion of human rights and the psychological
wellbeing of the community.