Monitoring school security (초등학교 경비)

Republic of Korea
Implemented by: 
Ministry of Health & Welfare, Regional government, Local elementary schools
Type of Implementer(s): 
Local government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
I-2 (Work and the ageing labour force)
I-5 (Intergenerational solidarity)
I-6 (Eradication of poverty)

The funding from Korea Labor Force Development Institute for the Aged under the Ministry of Health and Welfare is channelled to the regional government. The regional government selects a local organization to recruit older persons to monitor CCTV installed around schools and to report suspicious cases to schools. Older persons work as security monitors of the school.