NCC Seychelles

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The Seychelles Islands, situated in the Indian Ocean, 4 degrees South of the Equator, has a population of approximately 80,000 inhabitants, of which 33 percent is young people aged below 0 and 18 years. Over the years the National Council for Children (NCC), a Non Government Organisation, has been an active advocate for the rights of children and has been vocal in its denunciation of child abuse . It has also worked to raise-public awareness on issues related to children's well being.

Latest News

SBS External Auditors gives thumb -up to NCC

Tuesday 21st February- By 8.00a.m all staff were at their stations, the offices were looking immaculately clean and an air of expectancy hung in the corridors of the Children’s Ark.

4 External auditors from Seychelles Bureau of Standards had arrived on the NCC premise at Bel-Eau to assess performances according to the ISO 9001 2008 Quality Management Standards and by 8.30a.m the opening meeting had already started. Photographers from both institution were flashing away to capture the investigative and professional nature of the work.

Helping Your Kids Develop Healthy Eating Habits

Good nutrition is the bedrock of lifelong health, and it begins in infancy. Healthy eating can stabilize children’s energy, sharpen their minds, and even out their moods. Unfortunately, kids are bombarded by messages that can counteract your efforts. Between peer pressure and the constant television commercials for junk foods, getting children to eat well might seem more futile than fruitful.

More Active Advocacy online for Children’s Rights and Gender.

The National Council for Children and the Gender Secretariat in the Ministry of Social Development and Culture are launching their first activity, under funding from the 10th European Development Fund with social networking advocacy training on Tuesday 7th February at The SIM, Majoie.

Both organizations are pro-active in the promotion of Human Rights namely Women's and Children’s rights and this 4 day training will equip participants with a modern, innovative way of reaching out to their target audiences.