Child Protection Movement (Shishu Shurokkha Andolon), a just born group of more than 135 children organizations had been launched on October 16, 2008, on the second day of ‘National Child Rights Week’ being observed by Save the Children Sweden – Denmark (SCSD) and associate organizations at Romna Restaurant Complex, Ramna Park in the Capital. Cultural program and Fun Fair was organized on the occasion.
By sketching on the wish of childrens eminent Artist and cultural personality Mustafa Monowar formally inaugurated in 10.30 a.m the launching of the first kind of such group of children organizations committed to work to establish children security and fulfillment of child rights. Mr. Niels Bentzen Pedersen, Country Representative SCSD along with Deputy Country Director Obaidur Rahman, Muslema Bari, Executive Director, CPD, Salma Ali, Executive Director, BNWLA, Imranul Huq Choudhury, Executive Director, UDDIPAN & Child representative Popis was present there. A number of 40 Children Club of 21 organizations associated with Save the Children Sweeden-Denmark (SCSD) along with other children organizations such as Eachchey Media, Child Brigade, Bhorer Alo, N C T F, BILLS, AUPORAJEO BANGLADESH are united under the organization.
To assure health, education and security of children at all level and strengthen the effort of realizing their demand Shishu Shurokkha Andolon has embarked on vowing their pledges for undertaking a systematic movement to achieve their goals. The organization would opt for building public opinion through observation and taking up measures against child repression and torture.