The Arab Council for Childhood and Development (ACCD) has been one of the first Arab organizations that highlighted this issue and exerted efforts in this field since 1990s, through the pioneering initiative of HRH Prince Talal Bin Abdel Aziz, the President of ACCD, "Together so that no Arab Child sleeps in the street".
ACCD extends its efforts and initiates to a new phase through implementing the Project of "The Inclusion of Street Children through Education for Hope" under the slogan "I have chosen hope", in partnership with the Ministry of Social Solidarity in Egypt, funded by the Arab Gulf Programme for Development (AGFUND)
ACCD implemented the program of street children protection in five countries: Sudan, Morocco, Yemen, Lebanon, Egypt. In its efforts to address this problem, ACCD has developed a Strategy of Street Children Protection in 2005, which is based on the following four basic themes...
ACCD is an Arab non-governmental organization that has a legal entity and functions in the field of childhood. ACCD was established in 1987 upon the initiative of HRH Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, the ACCD's President, and a resolution issued by the Arab League’s Conference on “Childhood and Development” that was held in Tunisia in 1986… read more