Ilifa supports National Child Protection Week (1-7 June 2014) – lets work together to make South Africa a safe place for our children

Svetlana DonevaECD News

National Child Protection Week (CPW) is commemorated in South Africa annually to raise awareness of the rights of children as articulated in the Children’s Act of 2005. The campaign that began in 1997 also aims to mobilise all sectors of society to ensure the care and protection of children. The campaign is led by the Minister of Social Development; however … Read More

Children’s Act Guide for Drop-in Centre Managers

Svetlana DonevaECD News, Parenting

Children must be put first in society to ensure optimal early childhood development, and South African law provides for this.  Through the Children’s Act 38 of 2010 (as amended by Act 41 of 2007), which came into operation on 1 April 2010, policies, laws and interventions are advocated to create improved conditions and circumstances so that children are valued, protected, … Read More