Through the Protection Program of Turkish Red Crescent; the violence, enforcement, and abuse cases are considered within the scope of the humanitarian principles, objectivity, independence and international law and especially international human rights; and it performs inclusive works/examinations in order to meet the requirements of the people increase the awareness.
The Protection Program fields are as follows:
* Conditional Cash Transfer for Education (CCTE) – Child Protection Component
The community access teams are established in order to contact with most of the disadvantaged group families which bear the required conditions for benefiting from the Turkish Red Crescent and UNICEF Conditional Cash Support Program and in order to consider these families (at first phase in 15 provinces). These teams involve in the detection of problems of protected children including intra-family violence, child labor and child marriage cases, and consignment of these children to the related services.
Furthermore, the adults found during the visits are also included in these cases or oriented to the related departments.
- Emergency Social Safety Network (ESSN) – Protection Program Component
The cash transfer applications which are received within the scope of the Emergency Social Safety Network Program, some problems which require intervention, are faced besides the cash transfer needs of Service Centers. In order to meet these requirements, in March 2017 the ESSN Protection Component was commissioned by the help of IFRC. With this regard, the complaints and problems are noted and they are followed up and orientated by the field teams.
* Special Need Fund (SNF) and Individual Protection Aid (IPA)
Special Need Fund provides individual based protection to the people who are forced to move and have some requirements. Through the Turkish Red Crescent Community Centers where the protection and case management services are provided to the unprotected population as most of them are Syrians.
The requirements of the families/individuals who have problems mostly due to chronic diseases, material requirements for disabled people, development disorder caused by deficient nutrition, are detected and the aids are provided to those people as to enable them to live with honor.