The 2-day Brunei Darussalam Children's Forum ended this afternoon with the Closing Ceremony. The forum was held by the Community Development Department, JAPEM, with the cooperation of the Ministry of Education, and the Authority for Info-Communications Technology Industry, AiTi. The forum is hoped to promote awareness among children on children's rights towards improving their welfare and well-being.
In attendance was Yang Berhormat Dayang Nik Hafimi binti Abdul Haadii, Member of the Legislative Council. Also present was Datin Paduka Doctor Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abdul Jalil, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. The function was further enlivened with the Children's Voice presentation by four selected students and representative of the special needs students. 50 year 9 and 10 students from government and private secondary schools attended the forum which carried the theme "Kanak-Kanak Cemerlang, Negara Gemilang".
Source: Radio Television Brunei