Introduction
Chapter 1 – The Ombudsperson for Children’s Office
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Chapter 2 – Protection of the Child – The Chain of Services
11
Chapter 3 – Prevention of Violence against Children in Mauritius

• UN Study on VAC
• Workshops on VAC
• Violence at School
• Kit on Prevention of Violence at School
• Network of the Education Community
• Violence in the family
19
Chapter 4 – Collaboration with the Education Sector
• Early Childhood Care Education (ECCE)
• Human Rights Education
35
Chapter 5 – Legislation 42
Chapter 6 – Rodrigues 44
Chapter 7 – Communication, Sensitization and Capacity Building
• 16 Days and 16 Rights
• Talks and Seminars
• Training
• Ombudsperson for Children and the Media
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Chapter 8 – Selected Cases 52
Chapter 9 – Follow up of cases 63
Annexes
Annexe 1 Ombudsperson for Children’s Act 2003
Annexe 2 The Declaration ‘ World Fit for Children’
Annexe 3 The Paris Principles
Annexe 4 The Community Child Protection Programme
Annexe 5 The Resolution on Violence against Children
Annexe 6 Propositions des enfants sur la violence contre les enfants
Annexe 7,Annex 7a La Campagne 16 jours 16 droits 2007
Acronyms