Violence against children totally unacceptable, says UNICEF representative
Amman, The representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Jordan, Tanya Chapuisat, expressed the “shock and sadness” over the horrific violence that a 16-year-old child has suffered in Zarqa governorate on Tuesday.
In a press statement issued by UNICEF on Wednesday, Chapuis said violence against children is “completely unacceptable,” describing this phenomenon a ” menace that threatens society like the Covid-19 pandemic.”
UNICEF also voices support to societies and national efforts to end all forms of violence against children, according to the statement.
Source: Jordan News Agency