NATIONAL CHILD PROTECTION AUTHORITY

Child Related Acts / Laws / Guidelines / Studies

National Child Protection Act, No. 50 of 1998 : Sinhala , Tamil , English

National Child Protection Policy : Sinhala/Tamil/English

Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, No. 34 of 2005 : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Tsunami (Special Provisions) Act, No. 16 of 2005 : Sinhala , Tamil , English

The Children and Young Persons Ordinance (CYPO) – unicef publication : Sinhala , Tamil , English

National Guidelines for Child Day Cares in Sri Lanka (Published on Year 2019) : Sinhala , Tamil , English

General Child Care Course (NVQ level 4): Sinhala/Tamil/English

Trainers Guide – Genera Child Care Course for Careers in Child Care Giving (NVQ level 4) (Published on Year 2019): Sinhala , Tamil , English

Guide Line for school media programme (Draft) : Sinhala , Tamil

National Guideline on ‘Factors to be considered by Journalists to Protect the Rights of the Child in Reporting on Child Abuse/Child Suspects’ (Draft) : Sinhala

A Study on Child Disciplinary Methods Practiced in Schools in Sri Lanka – May 2017 : English

National Policy for Child Day Care Centers (Draft on 15.04.2019) : English

Publications

Leaflets

Dayawen sinahawak : Sinhala

Lama lokaya lamaintamai : Sinhala

Lama srmikathwaya pitudakimu : Sinhala

Stop child labour : English

Child Rights & Responsibilities(CRC) : Sinhala

Good Touch – Bad Touch : English

Stop Child Labour : Sinhala , Tamil

Hello Yaalu : Sinhala , Tamil

Dear Children! Always care about your self : Sinhala , Tamil

Dear Parents! Responsibility of your child belongs to you : Sinhala , Tamil

Dear Children! (For Children in Coastal Area) : Sinhala

Dear Parent! (For Parent in Coastal Area) : Sinhala

Daruwan Surakimu – Nothalan Punchi Manasa : Sinhala

Child Rights & Responsibilities(CRC) : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Good Touch – Bad Touch Leaflet : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Life Skill : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Mage Nama Bindu : Sinhala

Preventing Underage Marriage : Sinhala , Tamil

Handbooks

Identification, Prevention and Management of Child Abuse (First Edition – 2020) : Sinhala

Psychological First Aid for Children (First Edition – 2019) : Sinhala , Tamil, English

"Shiksha" – Positive Disciplinary Hand Book for Teachers and Parents (First Edition – 2019) : Sinhala

Handbook on Child Protection (First Edition – 2019) : Sinhala , Tamil

Handbook on  'Reporting Child Abuse' for Journalists' : Sinhala

Comic book

‘Lets get to know the internet’ : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Other Publications

Child Protection Journal (Issue No 01, December 2019) : Download

‘Sureki’ Magazine (Issue 01, Year 2019) : Download

'Labandi ' Newsletter (Issue 01, Published on Year 2019): Sinhala , Tamil

News Letter – 1929 : Sinhala

News Letter – Against Child Labour : Sinhala

News Letter – Try to prevent child abuse ‘Through Internet’ : Sinhala

News Letter – Empower family for child protection : Sinhala

News Letter – Dear Father! responsibility of your child belongs to both of you : Sinhala , Tamil

News Letter – Year 2017 : Sinhala , Tamil

Posters / Art Prints

Yaluwane Oba Dannawada : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Online Safety : Sinhala , Tamil

Good Touch / Bad Touch : Sinhala , Tamil , English

I know how to protect myself : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Parents, Adults be Vigilant… : Sinhala , Tamil , English

Statistical Data

Please note: This statistical data are not the all Island Child abused data. The National Child Protection Authority receives complaints on child abuse in a number of ways. A large number of complaints are received via 1929 child helpline and complaints are also made orally by being present at the NCPA while written complaints, too, are sent in the form of letters. All these complaints are sorted out based on the nature of the complaint

Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2020 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2019 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2018 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2017 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2016 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2015 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2014 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2013 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2012 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2011 : English
Number of Cases reported to the National Child Protection Authority in Year 2010 : English