National framework against child labour under revision

The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA) last week held a series of meetings with stakeholders to update the National Framework for the Reduction of Child Labour and the Manual on Applied Measures, which were prepared and approved by the government in 2011.

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Elders’ protection should be priority of family-based society — Lattouf

AMMAN — “In the Jordanian society, the family is the incubator of all of its members throughout their complete life cycle,” Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf said on Tuesday, adding “this principle requires placing the protection of the elderly at the priority of the ministry’s work in

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Council for Family Affairs launches national team to tackle early childhood issues

The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA) on Wednesday held its first consultative meeting with stakeholders on early childhood development (ECD), announcing the official launch of the council’s formation of a national team dedicated to troubleshooting ECD related issues.

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UNFPA and Council for Family Affairs partner to assess family counselling centres’ impact

The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA) on Monday signed a plan of action with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to cooperate on the evaluation of the family counselling centres operating in Balqa, Irbid, Ajloun, Karak, Mafraq and Aqaba.

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Family affairs council signs agreement to establish early childhood development platform

The National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA) on Sunday signed a partnership agreement for early childhood development (ECD) with Plan International Jordan (PIJ), aimed at establishing an ECD coordination platform in the Kingdom.

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NCFA signs MoU for the operationalization and commitment to the use of CCTV technology

The National Council for Family Affairs announced that guided by HM Queen Rania's directives (Chair of NCFA's Board of Trustees), it has signed an agreement to operationalize the Close-Circuit Television (CCTV) System and ensure the commitment of relevant bodies to its use during testimony heari

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