Child sexual exploitation

Gendarme trained in Moramanga Capacity building is one of the means used by the Madagascar Development Group, member of the “Acting for Life” organization, to fight against child exploitation or to help the victims of child exploitation. In this line, this organization works with the Gendarmerie Nationale which is also part of the network that fights against child exploitation in Madagascar. Therefore, 2 criminal investigators from the Gendarmerie were trained, as well as interns from the judicial police at the Gendarmerie Nationale School in Moramanga. These people are often confronted with cases of sexual violence perpetrated against children. The training took place on February 14 – 16, and focused on child development and needs, child sexual exploitation as a form of child abuse, as well as the related regulations and on how to listen to the victims.

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