ECPAT Netherlands was established in 1995 as a coalition of NGOs and recently merged into one organisation with the Netherlands section of Defense for Children International. The group conducts research into the trafficking and sexual exploitation of children, participates in the ECPAT Europe Law Enforcement Group's Joint East-West Multi-Stakeholder Training Programme on Trafficking in Children for Sexual Purposes and produces training manuals for law enforcement and caregivers.
Kindernothilfe is a Non-Governmental Organisation founded in Germany in 1959. We partner with local non-governmental organisations in 30 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe to realize and protect children's rights. We reach out to more than 1.5 million children with programmes which help vulnerable and marginalized children to.
One of the Functions of the Ministry of Chiefs and Traditional Affairs (MOCTA) is to advocate for development in Chiefdoms throughout Zambia with chiefs at the centre of analysis. In addition the Ministry has been tasked to administer and promote chiefs affairs, traditional governance systems and preserve Zambia's heritage and culture for sustainable development and national identity.
The Ministry of Community Development and Social Services was created with the view to provide basic social protection services and programmes that seek to provide social assistance and promotional services (livelihood and empowerment) to the poor and vulnerable of our society. The programmes being implemented are aimed at reducing poverty and vulnerability to contribute to the enhancement of human development so as to accelerate sustainable national development.
The Government of the Republic of Zambia, through the Ministry of Gender and Child Development is committed to protect and promote women's rights, curb gender-based violence and reduce gender inequalities by making progressive changes to legislation to strengthen the protective environment. It aims to prioritize the advancement of women and strengthen the capacity to influence decision-making at the highest level on matters pertaining to gender equality and children.
Founded over 75 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children's development organisations in the world.
Save the Children, is an international non-governmental organisation that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. It was established in the United Kingdom in 1919 in order to improve the lives of children through better education, health care, and economic opportunities, as well as providing emergency aid in natural disasters, war, and other conflicts.
In addition to the UK organisation, there are 29 other national Save the Children organisations who are members of the Save the Children Alliance, a global network of nonprofit organisations supporting local partners and Save the Children International in more than 120 countries around the world. Further, Save the Children has been involved in other initiatives through partners such as Bernard Arnault Africa Relief (BAAR International), which has operations in various parts of Kenya such as Elgeyo Marakwet, Kajiado, Homa Bay, Narok, Makueni and Machakos, as well as Southern Sudan.
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is the main UN organization defending, promoting and protecting children's rights. It also works towards protecting the world's most disadvantaged children. UNICEF believes that children have the Right to Adequate Nutrition, Right to Education, Right to Health, Right to Participate, Right to Protection, and Right to Clean Water.