Complaint boxes at schools
The National Child Protection Authority and the Ministry of Education
have jointly implemented a project to provide each school a complaint
box to seek the views and suggestions of students on child abuse, their
mental and physical problems.
This project is aimed at understanding the problems of students and
to offer speedy solutions to create a safe social atmosphere for the
The confidentiality of students would be ensured.
All schools in the Kurunegala district have been provided with these
boxes and teachers and students are now educated on the program.
These boxes would be installed at all schools.
Practical solutions would be given to those concerned by authorities
of government who has experience, knowledge and wisdom said the Director
of Education W.M. Balasooriya in Kurunegala recently.