Conferences Self Funded

1st South Asia Regional Conference on Child Rights

The 1st South Asia Regional Conference on Child Rights and 12th National Child Rights Conference is a jointly organized event by Child Rights Department, University of Lahore (CRD-UOL), Protection and Help of Children Against Abuse and Neglect (PAHCHAAN) Child Rights Committee, Pakistan Pediatric Association (CRC-PPA), Pakistan Pediatric Association Punjab (PPA PB) and South Asian Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (SAPCAN) in collaboration with International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN).

Benefits: The conference will have plenary sessions on different child rights perspectives especially related to child abuse and neglect, child advocacy, child rearing and youth participation by international icons in the field of child rights. It will be enriched by many interactive pre and post conference workshops and seminars for healthcare professionals, teachers, parents, child caregivers, child duty bearers, media, legal experts, youth, children and other professionals working with children. These workshops will revolve around the themes of child survival, development, protection and participation.

Dates: 15-17 November, 2017

Venue: University of Lahore (Punjab, Pakistan)

Accommodation: If you need accommodation in a hotel or a guest house, please mention it on the registration form. The Accommodation Committee will facilitate your booking in different hotels and guest houses. However the Accommodation committee will not book rooms for you. Booking will be done on a first come first served basis as space is limited.

Travel Assistance: If you need travel assistance or transport, please put in a request on the registration form. The Transport Committee will facilitate your pick up and drop from the Airport, Railway or Bus station to the conference venue and from your hotel to venue.

Food: Halal food only will be served. If you have any special food requirements e.g. allergies or diabetes , please mention it so that the Food Committee can take care of your food preferences.

Other Benefits: If you are interested in exploring Lahore, Punjab or Pakistan, please put your request on the registration form. The Sight Seeing Committee will facilitate your tour through a tour operator at discounted prices.

Registration: Registration is required for every one wishing to participate in the conference, whether an invited speaker or a delegate. All volunteers, sponsors, workers, media persons and visitors will also have to register for the conference. All delegates and their accompanying persons should register separately. Registration will be confirmed only after the registration fee is received.

Registration Fee in PKR or its equivalent currency is as under:

  • Delegate: PKR 4000
  • Each accompanying person: PKR 2000
  • Student: PKR 2000
  • Workshops only PKR 500 per workshop

Early Bird Registration Fee (Before 30th September 2017)

  • Delegate: PKR 2000
  • Each accompanying person: PKR 1000
  • Student: PKR 1000

Everyone is invited to share your experiences through any of these workshops, seminars, free papers, or interactive discussion during the event. Please contact Dr. Naeem Zafar (Conference Chair) at or at +92-300-8456141.

Due Date: 15 November 2017

Online Registration