Chief Secretary


Northern Provincial Council

Chief Secretary's Secretariat, Kandy Road,
Sri Lanka.

Tel: +94-21-2220843
Fax: +94-21-2220841

Meeting of Provincial Child Rights Monitoring Committee

The inaugural meeting of Provincial Child Rights Monitoring Committee conducted under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary on 15th March 2018 at the Conference Hall of the Chief Secretary’s Secretariat, Kaithady, with presence of appointed members and representatives from related institutions.

Representative of Government Agents from five districts, Representative of Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police, Deputy Commissioner of Labour – Northern Region, Officer in Charge / Chief Head of NGOs – UNICEF, War Child Holland, LEEDS, Deputy Chief Secretary – Administration , Northern Province, Provincial Director – Health, Provincial Director - Education, Commissioner of Probation and Child Care, Director - Early Childhood Development , District wise Probation Officers, Child Protection Officers and Counsellors participated in the meeting.

As per the Circular No : 01/2018 of Ministry of Women and Child Affairs, the Provincial Child Rights Monitoring Committee was established , comprised with relevant stakeholders as members of the committee, stated in the circular , in order to monitoring rights of the children and taking initiatives related to child protections.