Child Protection and Development

A significant amount of children are experiencing violence, abuse and exploitation in Cambodia. In COCD’s target areas there is limited information about these issues. Very few local organizations are addressing these issues and local authorities are struggling to fulfill their roles to protect children.

COCD is implementing projects focused on making COCD communities more aware of child rights and abuse of children. COCD will assist those responsible for protecting children to prevent and respond better to child abuse.

COCD is doing the following to ensure that children are educated, protected and cared for: