Month: November 2020

Know Your Avenue

Know Your Avenue

“Look before you leap. So long as in the end, you leap” – Grigor Andolov Beginning of a new Rotaract year is always exciting as it means that new members enrol themselves with the club. One of the main objectives of our club this year was to build a solid membership base, giving the members …

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CHILD ABUSE: The wounding of the innocent to create scars that last a lifetime

Written by: Sanidi Nisanya Edirisinghe. WHO defines child maltreatment as “the abuse and neglect that occurs to children under 18 years of age. It includes all types of physical and/or emotional ill-treatment, sexual abuse, neglect, negligence and commercial or other exploitation, which results in actual or potential harm to the child’s health, survival, development or …

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වරම් ලැබ පිපෙන තුරා මලක් නටුවෙන් බිදිණු එපා…

Written by: Samadhi Wijeysinghe අයිතිය කාගේ වුවද කොන්දේසි විරහිත ව ළමා කැකුළු වලට ආදරය කරන්නට අප බොහෝමයකගේ සිත් සතන් පෙළඹෙන්නේ නිසගයෙනි. එහෙත් ඇහැරෙන්නටත් පෙරාතුව බලෙන් පෙති ඇහැරවාලූ, තැලී පොඩි වූ, පරව මියැදුණු අපමණක් මල් කැකුළු අබිමුව අපි හඩා ඇත්තෙමු. අදටත් හඩන්නෙමු. වයස අවුරුදු 18 ට අඩු ළමයින්ට සිදුවන අතවර සහ නොසලකා හැරීම් ළමා හිංසනයන් ලෙස …

වරම් ලැබ පිපෙන තුරා මලක් නටුවෙන් බිදිණු එපා… Read More »

சிறுவர் துஷ்பிரயோகம்: பிஞ்சு மனங்களில் பதிக்கப்படும் நீங்கா தடயம்.

Written by: Shahri Rahmath, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo மானுட வாழ்வின் காலகட்டங்களில் பசுமையானதும், மிகவும் இனிமையானதுமாகத் திகழ்வது குழந்தைப் பருவம். ஒவ்வொரு மனிதனும் இவ்வுலகிற்கு அறிமுகப்படுத்தப்பட்டு, பழக்கப்பட்டு அவனது சுயத்தைச் செதுக்குவதில் பெரும் பங்கு வகிப்பதாக அமையும் குழந்தைப் பருவமும், அதைத் தொடர்ந்து வரும் சிறுபராயமும், என்றும் நிறைந்திருக்கும் அழகிய நினைவுகளாகும். இப்பருவம் எல்லோருக்கும் ஒரேமாதிரியானதாக அமைவதில்லை. சிலருக்கு மலர்த்தூவலாகவும், பலருக்கு முட்பாதையாகவுமே இருக்கும். வெள்ளைக் காகிதமொன்றில் விரும்பும் வர்ணங்களைத் தீட்டி …

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Serenade

Serenade was a biggest fellowship night between two major players in volunteerism, Rotaract and Leo organized by the Rotaract Club of Faculty of Medicine and the Leo Club of Faculty of Arts and was held on the 8th of November 2020 from 7.00pm onwards. Due to the pandemic restrictions it was conducted virtually via Zoom. …

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Sexual Abuse

Sexual abuse Sexual abuse of a child takes place when an adult uses a child for sexual purposes or includes a child in sexual acts. A child being used by an older child for sexual gratification or excitement also comes under this category of child abuse. Sexual abuse includes: 1. Non-contact abuse Making a child …

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Not All Scars Are Visible

Emotional abuse Harming a child’s mental and social development or causing severe emotional harm to a child by a parent or a caregiver. Rejecting Shaming or humiliating Terrorizing or insulting Isolating Corrupting මානසික අපයෝජනය දෙමව්පියන් හෝ රැකබලා ගන්නවුන් විසින් ළමයෙකුගේ මානසික සහ සමාජීය වර්ධනයට හානි කිරීම හෝ දරුණු චිත්තවෙව්ගීය හානියක් සිදුකිරීම මානසික අපයෝජනය ලෙස හැඳින්වේ. …

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Scars Last a Lifetime

Physical Child abuse Physical abuse of a child refers to when a parent or caregiver inflicts physical injury on a child, intentionally or even accidentally. Physical abuse of children includes Striking Kicking Burning Biting Hair pulling Choking Throwing Shoving Whipping Or any other action that injures a child. ශාරීරික හිංසනය ශාරීරික අපයෝජනය‍ යනු ළමයෙකු වෙත …

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Child Abuse

What is child abuse? Child abuse is when a parent or a caregiver, whether through action or failing to act, causes injury, death, emotional harm or risk of serious harm to a child. Types of child abuse; 1. Physical abuse 2. Sexual abuse 3. Psychological and emotional abuse 4. Neglect These types are typically found …

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Hushed Notes of Child Abuse to the Limelight

The prevalence of child abuse According to the World Health Organization; Globally, up to 1 billion children have experienced physical, sexual or psychological violence in the past year. About 300 million children aged 2-4 years worldwide undergo regular, violent disciplining by their care-givers. 1 in 2 children aged 2-17 years were victims of violence in …

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