The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA), in cooperation with UNHCR Jordan and the Chief Islamic Justice Department, has launched a guidebook addressing the “best interests of the child” from a legal standpoint.
Ministries of Labor, Health and Social Development, Royal Medical Services, NCFA and Employment-Technical and Vocational Education and Training Fund (E-TVET Fund) signed three cooperation agreements in implementation of the “National employment Program” to establish 23 nurseries under its “Suppo
Minister of Education and Member of NCFA’s Board of Trustees, Omar Al-Razzaz, said that the Ministry is not behind closed doors when it comes to its responsibility for education in Jordan.
Deputized by the Public Security Director Major General Fadel AL-Hmoud, the Assistant Public Security Director for Judicial Affairs Brigadier General Walid Battah inaugurated a specialized workshop to discuss the draft by-law for the protection of witnesses and reporting persons.
While judges and legal experts have called for the merger between the Child Rights Law which is currently under preparation and the Juvenile Law in force, others have been worried that this would delay the issuance of the law for at least another three years.
The Jordanian National Commission on Women and NCFA signed a long term memorandum of understanding to allow the children of the Commission’s workers to enroll in NCFA’s model nursery.