8.1 Making Educational Institutions Safe to LGBT Students


SpeakerName: Ms. Pompran Netyavichitr, LGBT Project Manager, PLAN Thailand

Description: In this presentation, the five strategies of child protection in schools are highlighted, including: (1) Prevention; (2) Protection; (3) Promotion; (4) Participation; and (5) Positive Monitoring. Additionally, the Child-Centered Community Development (CCCD) Approach is also highlighted, as it seeks to confront the issue holistically on the individual level, school level, the family and community levels, as well as on the institutional level. This presentation also addressed the importance of building collaboration with the government and CSOs so as to ensure impact and sustainability.