Jafra Foundation for relief and Youth Development , Homs camp center has launched in collaboration with the Hussein Jarad ( sheltering school) an awareness campaign on sexual exploitation of children.
The workshop aimed at educating parents on child abuse done by a relative or a stranger By means of tips and instructions and showing awareness videos for parents.
Children were educated in an indirect way through some exercises and tips and illustrations of correct behavior and actions to be cautious of assaults and to report if they encounter any.
Sexual exploitation is defined to be “the exploitation of an adult of a child in order to satisfy the latter sexual desires using force or seduction”
100 people participated in the campaign (children and the adults) .
Jafra center in Homs has previously started awareness campaigns on ( H1N1 ) the swine flu, school dropout and other campaigns that fall under Jafra child protection program.