From Monday, May 9, ten billboards will begin to be erected in the northwestern parachute of Minas Gerais to raise awareness about the abuse and sexual abuse of children and adolescents. The initiative is part of the Minas Gerais Public Ministry (MPMG), the Civil Police (PCMG) and the Military (PMMG), part of the Central Council for Public Security Policies of Parakatu (Centralseg), and the Court of Justice (TJMG) in Minas Gerais. ) And Sikub.
The pieces were conceived during a meeting between the Prosecutor’s Office for the Protection of Children and Adolescents in Parachute, with the city’s Child and Youth Protection Network, a municipal council of parents and municipal councils for the protection of children and adolescents, and municipal secretaries of health and education. , Social Assistance and Citizenship, by the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), Apae Paracatu and Lar dos Pequeninos, in addition to the Civil and Military Police, TJMG and Centralseg.
In addition to the billboards, a number of awareness actions were proposed by network members Municipal Week to Prevent Sexual Abuse and Exploitation of Children and Adolescents, Which will be held for the first time in Paraquat, between the 16th and 27th of this month, Full protection May. The official opening will be on the 16th, at 8:30 am, in the auditorium of the Administrative Center.
Lectures at the school are also scheduled for the 17th; At 8 a.m. on the 18th, Maio Laranza walks out of Praka Santana towards the Martinho Campo Forum; 19th Educational Blitz; And the conversation circle on the 20th, at 8 a.m., at City Hall. On the 25th, at 8 am, in Parakatu Chamber, the 1st edition of Municipality Week for the Adoption of Children and Adolescents was officially inaugurated. The next day, live international adoption will be held on the Phenom platform, at 18pm. And on the 27th, at 2pm, a conversation circle in the paracatur chamber will give a talk on adoption.
To ensure the integral protection of children and adolescents in Parakatu, MPMG has introduced a mechanism for promoting and implementing social projects (props). The aim is to consolidate action in the municipality and to integrate child and youth protection networks. “With that, we want to bring society, the family and the third sector into the debate, because we want to set an annual agenda to discuss this,” said prosecutor Maria Constansia Alvim.
According to the MPMG representative, one of the purposes of this integration of the network is to develop common sense, choose alternatives, formulate strategies and make joint decisions on the subject. To this end, meetings, partnerships as well as training workshops for system agents to guarantee the rights of children and adolescents and an annual discussion calendar are planned. “We need to establish an inter-regional public policy with a broad, democratic and sustainable agenda, independent of government, councils and sectors, otherwise the work of this network, built slowly, will be lost,” he said.
According to prosecutors, an urgent measure is to improve the care of children and adolescents who are victims of violence, to allow for a speedy and efficient investigation of cases, accountability of perpetrators and adequate protection for victims. From January 2021 to February 2022, for example, 62 procedures were initiated to investigate reports of violence by minors in municipalities.
To integrate the safety network, the Public Prosecutor’s Office for the Defense of Children and Adolescents of Parakatu has been meeting since March this year to discuss the issue with organizations, agencies, powers and civil society. One of the measures defined by the network was the organization of Municipal Week for the Prevention of Child and Adolescent Abuse and Sexual Exploitation in May’s Integrated Protection.