The nation’s Children’s Advocate and National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Attorney-At-Law Diahann Gordon-Harrison, has been appointed to the executive council of the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN).
The council was established in 1977 and operates in over 200 countries worldwide with its headquarters in the United States.
Reportedly, Gordon-Harrison says one of her top priorities in taking up this office is that of enhancing the child rights framework.
The mission of ISPCAN is to prevent cruelty to children in every nation.
Gordon-Harrison will serve on the executive council starting November 2020 and will last for the next 6 years ending November 2026.