The situation of children asking for money and working on signs in Balnerio Camboriu is alarming
Página 3 discovered data and photographs of children and youngsters asking for money and promoting sweets and fruit on signs in Balniario Camboriu.
The situation happens primarily on weekends and in a number of places in town, resembling across the Avantis University Center (UniAvan) and on the entrance to Balnerio Camboriu on the roundabout resulting in Camboriu.
The Guardian Council confirmed the case
The report sought the guardian council of Balnerio Camboriu and counselor Caroline Signori Feix stated that the group was already conscious of the situation and that in addition they monitor many children who’re concerned in the situation as reported on Página 3.
“These issues are occurring, sure. In addition to the factors reported by the newspaper, it additionally happens alongside Fourth Avenue close to Alvin Bauer and State Avenue close to Burger King. Most, sadly, are from Camboriu, so once we discover them, we move them on to the Camboriu Guardianship Council, who monitor the households there. There are allegations of youngster labor exploitation and instances of begging – when dad and mom use their children, and this is against the law. An grownup who exploits a baby might be detained,” he stated.
City Hall wants assist
The counselor famous that there is additionally the problem that many children depart residence with out realizing their dad and mom – an instance is a 12-year-old boy from Curtiba, whose mom didn’t even know he was in Balnerio; The boy was taken by the council and handed over to his household.
“When approached, the youngsters often say they went to promote sweet or ask for money as a result of they wish to purchase sneakers, cell telephones, and so on. We have already had conferences as a result of it is not the work of the Guardian Council, it must be on the half of the City Hall – via the Secretariat for Social Inclusion, extra particularly via Action. We have tried to have a dialogue to create environment friendly public insurance policies, but it surely is tough to have children even from Camboriu”, he commented.
The seriousness of the criticism
Carolyn famous that the group must report once they see a baby in a situation like this.
“We have a listing and most who do it [vai ao sinal] It’s the identical group. When we strategy, they run away as a result of they know they can not ask. We knowledgeable their dad and mom, we even saved their bikes and returned them provided that the dad and mom signed a notification. Many folks perceive this as a situation of vulnerability and give money, however they need to not, however to report it to the Guardian Council, we’ve a 24 hour cellphone quantity – (47) 98883-7585”, he talked about.
The counselor takes the chance to level out that Balnerio at present doesn’t have an efficient public coverage to struggle in opposition to youngster labor, and an answer can be the social perspective, which at present focuses on homeless folks, to take additionally instances involving children.
“Because it is not our task. We head to the social facet. It’s laborious, as a result of at present we could not speak to City Hall.
Indigenous children are additionally a matter of concern
Another delicate situation that readers typically level to newspapers is an previous downside: the presence of indigenous folks, together with children and youngsters, who dwell on metropolis streets, even sleeping on sidewalks and asking for money on signboards.
“There is a coverage that we can not work when Aboriginal children are with their dad and mom, as a result of there is an understanding that in case you are together with your dad and mom, wherever you’re, you’re protected. However, if they’re promoting handicrafts or crops, this is wonderful, but when they’re begging, on alerts, asking for money in vehicles, we will even intervene with the police and such instances will also be reported to the council. ”, explains Caroline.
In case of socially weak or deserted children, searching for down fee or money for sale of meals, have to be forwarded to the Guardian Council via (47) 98883-7585 – 24-hour each day service.
What did the safety secretary say?
Balneário Camboriú’s safety secretary, Antônio Gabriel Castanheira Junior, was additionally contacted by the press and stated he had realized of a case, which occurred final week.
The municipal guard apprehends a bunch of children, who’re coming from one other city, who will probably be on the Balnerio to promote strawberries.
“We handed it to the Guardian Council and they [as crianças] They had been additionally despatched to the police station, however the police chief understood that it was not against the law, and they had been introduced by an grownup, however with ‘permission’ from their dad and mom”, he defined.
He identified that there are legal guidelines to be adopted, which prohibit youngster labour.
“Parent councils have the best to guard children and that is why it must work. The police power comes as reinforcement, and we’ve to attempt to cease those that are grooming. The council can inform us if children are alone or alone, as a result of we have to perceive what money they’ve purchased, for instance, jelly beans to promote at Signal. It requires a deeper look. Sometimes the kid is instructed to say one thing, in order to not reveal who is ordering him to promote or ask for money as a down fee”, he highlighted.
Castanhera stated the municipal guard can act in assist of the guardian council, but it surely is the physique that should prepared the ground.
“If we catch him, we are going to ship him to the police station and name the council. They need to attend these operations. If the group catches it, it should report it to the Guardian Council, in order that acceptable motion might be taken. We need to intervene, sure, as a result of it is unusual as a result of there weren’t so many instances”, he added.