South Africa is a wonderful place to live, our weather and lifestyle is amongst the finest in the world. We however live in a country that has clear problems with crime and violence. The statistics speak for themselves, around 800-1000 children are reported missing every year and around 2000 children are murdered each year. These statistics are unacceptable!
Upon a closer review of the challenges that exist around a missing child we realized that the only vital information a parent could offer the authorities in this situation is a photograph. Taking the statistics above into account, we believe parents need to be armed with tools to enhance the safety of their children. This led us to taking a pro-active stance against the situation and hence, the birth of ID-A-Kid in South Africa.
The fact of the matter is that children in South Africa do not have an ID book, and they should !!!!