Website www.detstvobeznasilia.gov.sk is one of the outputs of the implementation of the National Strategy for the Protection of Children against Violence, adopted by the resolution no 24/2014 of the Government of the Slovak Republic. The website has been designed to raise public awareness about violence against children and promote help options. It is important to mention that a lot of information is already available on the websites of other entities (international, governmental and non-governmental bodies) that work in line with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
National Coordination Centre for Resolving the Issues of Violence against Children (NKS pre RPNnD) was established in 2014 within the organisational structure of the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic.
NKS pre RPNnD cooperates with ministries, regional and local self-government, institutions and experts regarding issues of violence committed against children.
Being its gestor, NKS pre RPNnD coordinates the implementation of the National Strategy for the Protection of Children against Violence.
Coordinates preparation of periodic reports on the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in the Slovak Republic and the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse.
Violence against children takes manifold forms, it is committed in diverse settings and by different perpetrators. Coordination of its resolving on the national and local levels should have a corresponding cross-cutting character.
The following entities are engaged in the coordination of resolving violence against children:
Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic
General Prosecution of the Slovak Republic
Public Health Authority of the Slovak Republic
non-governmental organisations, including accredited organisations
regional and local self-government