Developing child protection laws; government advocacy
Having a government that not only prioritizes family-based care for orphans but also has good child protection laws is fundamental to the orphan’s journey to a family.
Did you know?
Ghana is in the process of implementing foster care laws so that every child in the system has a fair chance of being placed in a properly-vetted and trained foster family.
What your gifts are doing to Lay Foundations:
Helping the government develop or reform child welfare laws and policies
Training lawyers and government officials in best practices for orphan care
Encouraging interagency cooperation
Providing models and tools that can be replicated
Developing and implementing foster care systems