The Local Economic Development Agency (Adel) She was appointed last Wednesday, 14, as a member of the State Council for the rights of children and adolescents of Ceará (CEDC / EC) for Biennium 2019-2021. One of the purposes of this Council is to monitor all programs and projects addressing and guaranteeing the rights of children and adolescents.
The participation of Adel in the Council is a result of the actions carried out eleven years ago in Ceará with adolescents and young people. To strengthen the role social search Adel of these actors by means of the access to knowledge, credit, networks and social and environmental technologies. Respect for diversity, human rights and the promotion of an environment of peace and sustainability in the relations with the environment is extremely important for the development of adolescents and young people.
Besides the CEDCA/EC, the Adel acts also in the municipal councils of the territories where develops its programs. Recently, was elected as a member of the Municipal Council of Child and Adolescent (CMDCA) São Gonçalo do Amarante, municipality situated in the metropolitan region of Fortaleza, the State capital. Election to this Council took place on 18 July 2019. Also participates actively in the Municipal Council of Child and Adolescent (CMDCA) of Pentecost, county seat of the Organization.
For Adriano Batista, Executive Director of Adel, the participation in the Councils is an opportunity to strengthen further the ties of collaboration between Adel and the territories in which it operates and contributing in decisions relating to public policies for children and adolescents. “Participate and work in partnership with the Councils is a possibility to unite the capabilities and resources to achieve larger goals in defending the rights of children and adolescents ", says.