Policies

Child Protection Policy (CPP)
OCDP is committed to the safety and well being of all children. We support the rights of children and will act without hesitation to ensure a child safe environment is maintained. We are committed to the protection of children from harm, abuse and exploitation. Children have a right to survival, development, protection and participation as stated in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). OCDP will uphold these rights. We take duty of care seriously and will aim at all times to provide the safest possible programs and environments for children. This will be achieved by identifying and managing risks that may lead to harm. Read more…

Complaints Policy
This Policy is intended to apply to any complaint, regardless of who makes it. We regard a complaint as any concern about our organisation, our staff, our volunteers, our partners, our contracted service providers or anyone else acting on our behalf. A complaint may be made by any person to whom we deliver services or who is affected by our services, a partner, a local organisation with which we work, our staff, volunteers, donors or a member of the public. Read more…

Non-Development Policy
The purpose of this policy is to guide our partners to make a clear separation between aid and development and non-aid and development objectives and activities. This policy addresses our ACFID Code of Conduct and ACNC compliance obligations when communicating with or soliciting donations from private donors and the public. This also includes fundraising for restricted and unrestricted purposes from aid agencies, sponsors and supporters, and fundraising from the general public. Read more…

Privacy Policy
OCDP will collect only information which we require for our primary function; ensure that stakeholders are informed as to why we collect the information and how we administer the information gathered; use and disclose personal information only for our primary functions or a directly related purpose, or for another purpose that will always be with the person’s consent; store personal information securely, protecting it from unauthorised access; and provide stakeholders with access to their own information, and the right to seek its correction. Read more…

Fraud and Risk Policy
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