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BICON 2021 | Workforce development and systems strenghtening

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Workforce development and systems-strengthening

This session will start with a 5-minute plenary, then the participants will be split between the following breakout workshop groups:

  1. Trends in social welfare workforces in Asia
  2. Community and cultural approaches to child protection and safeguarding
  3. Experience of supporting aftercare

Speakers

Plenary - opening and closing

  • Jane Calder - Save the Children (UK)

Trends in social welfare workforces in Asia

  • Vuthaya Charoenpol - SOS Children's Villages (Thailand)
  • Hugh Salmon - Global Social Welfare Workforce Alliance (Kyrgystan)
  • Ha Thi Minh Duc - ACWC Representative on Children’s Rights (Vietnam)
  • Lo Leang - Save the Children (Cambodia)

Community and cultural approaches to child protection and safeguarding

  • Lopa Bhattacharjee - Family for Every Child (India)
  • Sophorn Ngath - Cambodian Children's Trust (Cambodia)
  • Deep Purkayastha - Praajak (India)
  • Guy Thompstone - Child Frontiers (Thailand)

Experience of supporting aftercare

  • Leena Prasad - Udayan Care (India)
  • Nimmu - Udayan Care (India)
  • Krishna Thapa - Voice of Children (Nepal)
  • Dr Ganga Bahadur Gurung - SOS Children's Villages (Nepal)

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