ACCD Efforts in Protecting Street Children

 

ACCD Efforts in Protecting Street Children 

 

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".  

In this respect, ACCD has adopted a number of strategic approaches that aimed at empowering and protecting street children, and changing the negative perception towards them in accordance with networking, coordination, and participation principles.

 

 

  • Second Phase: The Inclusion of Street Children

    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)

  • First Phase: Street Children Protection

    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...