Guidebook for adolescents launched in Namchi by SCPCR

Guidebook for adolescents launched in Namchi by SCPCR

Namchi, October 6: 'Self Knowledge and Career: A Practical Guide to Young People written by Susana Sakamoto Machado was launched by the Hon'ble Chairperson, Sikkim Commission for Protection of Child Rights, Mrs Rama Tamang. The book is a collaborative initiative by Ms Susana Sakamoto from Brazil and Ms.Roshnila Gurung from Sikkim.

Susana is not only the writer but the Founder and President of Acesso, a Brazilian based organization which is the continuation of  "Write your Future", a project which was awarded the Resolution Fellowship by the United Nations in 2017.

The book has been conceptualized as a guidebook to support and facilitate the development of the necessary skills and values required in today's world for adolescent children to excel at a personal and professional level. The book is beneficial for the children of the age group between 12 to 18. The book was initially written in Portuguese for the children of Brazil but it was translated in English especially for the children of Sikkim.

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