plan international launches learn without fear campaign
Plan International has launched a global campaign Learn Without Fear” against bullying and various other problems faced by kids worldwide. It aims to defend kids in all countries from all kinds of violence and abuse.The campaign is creating a massive awareness across countries, and schools are being roped in to become part of it. Plan International (a children’s organisation) also aims to solve problems of the children faced on daily basis. Under this campaign, the organisation has already provided training to 8,200 teachers across 26 countries. They were taught to forget Victorian age punishment and moralizing and told to use positive discipline.The trainers are lawyers, psychologists, health experts and police personnels. Until now, around 3 lakh students took part in the campaign. They learned about children’s rights and how to protect them.