The role of NGOs in the prevention of crimes against children (Case study: municipalities)
Shahram Mirzanzhad Asl
Today, the protection of children to prevent their victimization can guarantee the public health of community in the future. Since prevention is always the best and cheapest way to treatment, the use of community potentials in the prevention and protection of children against victimization is also among the factors that could somehow guarantee future of the community in this area. Using the descriptive analytic approach, this study which discusses and examines the role of NGOs in the prevention of crimes against children, seeks to evaluate the victimization of children and its causes and factors in addition to the general explanation of crime and suffered from crime, and in line with the above study, discuss and study the potentials necessary to prevent crimes against children non-criminal support of them using factors such as municipalities as example of non-governmental organizations. Since municipalities are considered as non-governmental organizations by the formation of councils, they can take an important step for the prevention of crimes against children by their particular measures and abilities and in the creation of a healthy future in the community.