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''Blue Ribbon'' day / President Meta participates in the event with Swedish ambassador, Håstad

  • 11/19/2020 1:55 PM
''Blue Ribbon'' day / President Meta participates in the event with Swedish ambassador, Håstad

Following the national initiative against violence and sexual exploitation of children "NeJemi1", as well as on the occasion of the International Day for the Prevention of Child Abuse, the President of the Republic, Ilir Meta participated  in the online Marathon of "Blue Ribbon", a event organized at "Scanderbeg " square by the Center for the Rights of the Childen in Albania (CRCA), which was also attended by the Ambassador of Sweden, Elsa Håstad. 

In his speech, addressing the attendees and participants in this important and meaningful event, President Meta said that “children are the most precious and important property of a parent, a family, a community and definitely of a Nation ”.

Meta underlined the necessity of mobilizing all social resources, but also the state, to take more energetic concrete measures to prevent child abuse, including sexual abuse and exploitation, which is a very serious problem.
President Meta said that "it is urgent to take steps to immediately improve policies, in the legal framework, awareness and implement new models for child protection."

/ERvin Çali/