Compromiso social | Help for the prevention of child prostitution
Help for the prevention of child prostitution
The UnimédicosFoundation works in Colombia 4 years in everything related to sexual and reproductive health with particular attention to the defense of sexual rights and reproductive rights
For us it is vital the child population, and that population is the basis for the future of society, however, about 2 million children and adolescents are exploited every year in the worldwide sex trade.
Statistics show four South American countries: Colombia, Brazil, Peru and Argentina, and Mexico in Central America that stand out worldwide for the number of children and adolescents who are victims of child prostitution.
The Unimédicos Foundation is working directly in preventing child prostitution in Colombia and also provides the free service of diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections, diagnosis and treatment of psychological sequelae in children and adolescents who have been involved by the scourge of child prostitution.
With your donation, Unimédicos Foundation, seeks to expand the range of coverage to other cities in Colombia and Latin America in order to combat child prostitution in these countries.
Your donation will:
Purchase and / or rental of facilities for temporary shelters that can be adapted for the care and shelter of children and adolescents victims of prostitution and sex tourism.
Recruitment of pediatricians, family physicians and psychiatrists.
Recruitment of psychologists and social workers.
Recruitment of specialized lawyers in the field.
Purchase of medical equipment and laboratory.
Development of training materials for the prevention of child prostitution and sex tourism
If we fulfill our goal we will be helping directly in the protection of children and adolescents in three lines of action:
• Prevention • Helping children and adolescents who are victims of child prostitution. • Reinstatement without sequelae the normal course of their lives.