Agents of Change: Tools for Frontline Workers to End Sexual Exploitation of Children. Level 1: Basic Foundations
In this course you will learn the background and basics of child protection laws, and the most effective approach frontline workers should take to support children who are victims of child sexual exploitation. This course is designed for frontline workers in the field of child sexual exploitation including law enforcement, criminal justice professionals, and child protection authorities.
About This Course
Did you know that 50% of all interviewed child victims of sexual exploitation report that they did not feel that the adults they spoke to handle their case with care?
Join the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children and ECPAT International and learn how to combat child sexual exploitation and effectively support victims.
Through this free, self-paced training series, you will gain the specialized knowledge and tools to effectively prevent, respond to, and investigate child sexual exploitation and abuse. This course combines the experience and knowledge of more than two dozen child protection experts presenting on topics including:
- the human rights of children
- an introduction to violence against children
- child sexual abuse
- understanding the offender
- supporting children through a victim-centered approach
- law enforcement
- criminal justice professionals
- child protection authorities
- members of civil society organizations working in child protection.
This level 1 course is also available in the following languages: