The Child Safety Department was launched in 2011 as "The Child Safety Campaign" as one of the initiatives of the Supreme Council of Family Affairs and continued as a campaign until HH Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammad Al Qasimi decreed in October 2018 on administrative act that established the Child Safety Department thus continuing the mission and the goals of the campaign, to spread awareness regarding the importance of child safety and protection and to work towards creating social stability for them, to achieve a society where children enjoy mental and physical health.
The Child Safety Department is keen to address several child safety issues throughout the year, via producing and releasing videos, awareness messages and spreading them via social media and launching humanitarian initiatives, in addition to producing research and studies, and entering into national and international
Create awareness among all spectrums of society on the importance of child prevention and protection from negligence, harm and exploitation, within the established religious and legal frameworks, in order to preserve the child's rights and to bring him/her up as a normal child, who lives physically and psychologically safe under the umbrella of a cohesive family. This shall take place through our effective participation in developing relevant national policies and through designing and executing initiatives and activities in collaboration with strategic partners and specialized entities.
- Creativity & Innovation
- Developing work systems and service delivery
- Fostering organizational governance
- Attracting, recruiting and retaining
- Increasing the society's awareness regarding child safety and protection
- Falling from balconies
- Car Safety
- Cyber Safety