Member profile

Organization

AFRICAN ASSOCIATION FOR PREVENTION OF ELDERS AND CHILD ABUSE (AAPECA INT'L)

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Africa

Organisation Description

AAPECA is committed to provide public awareness campaign of all forms of mistreatment against the AGED and the CHILDREN , we develop centers that offer socioeconomic relief to the abandoned children or old people's family. We provide free health care delivery and rehabilitation to abandoned and mistreated elders and children. AAPECA develop activities to prevent such mistreatment. Such activities or efforts include awareness campaign ,outreach, education(which focused on behavourial change),media events, community sensitization in collaboration with other civil societies with similar vision and coalition with government agencies.
We work locally/ regionally while internationally we support or work in partnership with affiliates, associates and international partners to train, educate and empower adults to protect the vulnerable older people and children in the society.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Social Services/Child Protection

Education

Human Rights

Media

Research

Network