Dialogue Forum: Creating a Community of HOPE (Help and Opportunity to Protect and Emancipate), an activity part of CSAAW 2024 at Ardenhills Suites, 1 Scr. Albano, Diliman QC and via Zoom and FB Live platform

Dep. Dir. Maria Rosario C, Cuaresma, CWC, Usec. Jocelle Batapa-Sigue of DICT, Mr. Ramil Anton Villafranca of UNICEF PH, Ms. Cheryl Mainar of DSWD, PMAJ Michelle Morada of WCPC, Ms. Wilma Banaga of Save the Children, Mr. Lymuel R. Magsino of DILG, Director Blake Barrios of ULAP, Mr. June Godornes of World Vision, and CWC staff grace the event personally.

There are also a total of 300 Zoom participants and estimated 1.1K FB Live viewers who are currently participating the forum.

The Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC), as part of the Sub-Committee on Sexual Abuse and Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (SC SACSEC), enjoins the nation to be one in combating child abuse. This is in observance of Presidential Proclamation No. 731, S. 1996, which declares the second week of February of every year as the “National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation” also known as “Child Sexual Abuse Awareness Week (CSAAW)”.