Terre des hommes Regional Office in Budapest

Terre des hommes is the leading Swiss child relief agency. Our goal is to steadily improve the conditions of the most vulnerable children worldwide. We are focused on five main objectives:
 • Improving the health of infants up to the age of 3 and of children in need of specialised medical care
• Protecting migrant children
• Preventing child exploitation
• Promoting restorative justice for children in trouble with the law
• Providing humanitarian aid to children and their families in times of emergency and crisis

Country of registration: 
Hungary

Library

31 Dec 2018
This discussion paper aims to provide an overview of the scope of activities of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in relation to the protection of unaccompanied migrant children and support for this group. It significantly draws on...
12 Dec 2018
In Europe and all around the world, Tdh is guided by an overall strategic goal which reads as follows: "By 2030, children and youth affected by migration in Europe realize their right to be protected along all stages of their migration and...
31 Oct 2018
The present research looks at the main migration patterns and trends of internal and outward migration from Ukraine trying to assess the push and pull factors for regular and irregular migration which affect children. It focuses on the impact of...
01 Oct 2018
This Manual serves as a methodological and administrative guidance for all partners on how to work with the Child Advisory Boards within the AWAY project¹. After briefly introducing the project, detailed information is provided on setting up...
06 Jul 2018
The final declaration of the World Congress on Justice for Children recalls some important messages. The urgent need and importance of strengthening and improving justice systems for children including adopting legislation and policies...
01 Jul 2018
This guide has been designed to strengthen the competencies of child protection actors. The term "child protection actors" covers three categories of actors: Social Workers: Professional social workers who hold ...
30 Jun 2018
A Tdh Mid-year report is designed to raise awareness about the conflict in eastern Ukraine and how Tdh in helping children and their families to cope with it. In this report you may find a results in numbers since a beginning of 2018, invluding...
27 Jun 2018
The report has been developed as part of the second phase of the project “Psychosocial support and protection emergency response for refugee unaccompanied and separated children in Bulgaria”, implemented under the lead of Terre des...
25 Jun 2018
Juvenile justice systems in Europe have undergone considerable change over the past 20 years, particularly those in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). These legal and structural changes concerned the implementation of alternative measures, diversion...
01 Jun 2018
  "Civil society in action for protection of child rights" report aims to identify innovative and best practices from projects implemented through the sub-granting scheme that can be further replicated. It may serve to future...
23 May 2018
This report examines the phenomenon of violent extremism, and the unique vulnerabilities of, impacts on and consequences for children and youth. It starts by presenting a new way of conceptualizing violent extremism; that individuals join a violent...
01 Apr 2018
De 2014 à 2017, la première phase du projet institutionnel CAP + ; Développement des capacités des acteurs sociaux de la protection de l'enfance a été mise en œuvre en Afrique de l'Ouest.  Conformément à la stratégie régionale qui...
01 Mar 2018
Building upon a previous Child Protection Rapid Assessment (CPRA) conducted in 2014, a new CPRA has been released in early March 2018. This report  aims  to explore and understand the protection needs of children in light of the evolving...
26 Feb 2018
Competency for Actors in Protection (CAP+) is an institutional project of Terre des hommes (timeframe: 2014-2020), for the capacity development of child protection social actors and organisations in different regions of the world. In order to...
01 Feb 2018
La Justicia Restaurativa es un proceso de participación activa y voluntaria de las partes involucradas y/o afectadas por un delito; su esencia es favorecer la reparación del daño a las personas afectadas y promover la responsabilización de los...
01 Jan 2018
This report is the Hungarian report produced in the framework of the AWAY project, funded by the European Union. Each of the particpiating Member States, i.e Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary and Romania produced a report on the experiences with diversion...
01 Jan 2018
This primer is the first step to help the Humanitarian Aid Division to develop more Fablab and to pave the way to implement, contribute to the global internal capitalisation and support the Humanitarian FabLab that Tdh is leading. What is a...
01 Jan 2018
… A reflection in process ... In 2016, Tdh chose NOT to have a Protection programme, but rather to adopt a real integrated approach of Child Protection. This strategic choice conducted to an analysis of the different existing projects, in...
01 Jan 2018
This report addresses the theme of: CPMS Lessons Learned Review of IJTEMA Project. The assessment looks at how well the CPMS have been institutionalized and integrated into all aspects of project design and implementation and to use of the CPMS,...
01 Jan 2018
La justicia restaurativa es un proceso de colaboración que involucra a las partes interesadas afectadas por un delito. Su esencia no solo es constatar que los daños han sido reparados o prevenidos, sino también buscar la gestión de los conflictos...
01 Jan 2018
Jelen kutatás az Európai Unió által finanszírozott AWAY projekt részeként jött létre. Célja, a projektben részt vevő tagállamok (Bulgária, Horvátország, Magyarország, Románia) eltereléssel kapcsolatos gyakorlatának összehasonlítása volt...
01 Oct 2017
The Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPMS) Induction Pack contains a presentation and frequently asked questions documents.  The pack can be used for induction with new staff and briefing sessions on the CPMS at...
13 Sep 2017
In Moldova, Roma students face discrimination, but still hang on. Thanks to our game libraries, children are keen to go back to school. Read the article (in French or German) in the new edition of our Courage magazine.
24 Aug 2017
This document describes the MAPA methodology. MAPA is the result of the collaborative efforts of the main institutions working with young people at risk or in conflict with the law. Guided by Terre des Hommes-Lausanne Foundation, it focuses on the...
17 Aug 2017
At the end of May 2017, IOM reported 72,179[1] people stranded in Central and South Eastern Europe, a slight decrease compared to the previous month (73,900[2]). The real number is likely to be higher since IOM figures only capture people registered...
28 Jul 2017
The wave of substantial legislative amendments and inventions that have swept across Hungary since July 2015 raise serious concerns regarding asylum-seekers’ access to international protection.  These new laws have dramatically altered...
13 Jun 2017
At the end of April 2017, IOM reported 73,900[1] people stranded in Central and South Eastern Europe, a slight decrease compared to the previous month (74,647[2]). The real number is likely to be higher since IOM figures only capture people...
08 May 2017
At the end of March 2017, the IOM reported 74,647 people stranded in Central and South Eastern Europe, a slight decrease compared to the previous month (75,514 ). The real number is likely to be higher since IOM figures only capture people...
01 May 2017
This internal report was prepared for Tdh as part of a five-region study conducted in the framework of the CAP+ initiative. In Central and South-East Europe (SEE), the theme selected for in-depth analysis was “children on the move –...
01 May 2017
Dans la mise en œuvre du projet «Protection et réinsertion des mineures domestiques (Petites Bonnes) victimes de violence et maltraitance à Nouadhibou » et dans l’optique de s’aligner sur la planification stratégique de 2016...
05 Apr 2017
According to the latest monitoring report at the end of February 2017, the IOM reported 75,5141 people stranded in Central and South Eastern Europe, showing an increase compared to the previous month (74,9092 ). The real number is likely to be...
13 Mar 2017
According to the latest Global Monthly Surveillance Report,published by Tdh, at the end of January 2017, IOM reported 74’9091 people stranded in the Central and South Eastern Europe region, a slight decrease compared to the previous month (75...
17 Feb 2017
The Handbook for Legal Practitioners has been developed based on the findings of the Regional Comparative Report which had the aim to identify common issues, trends and examples of good practice and their transferability to other EU Member States....
17 Feb 2017
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY BACKGROUND The ‘Procedural Rights of Juveniles Suspected or Accused in the European Union’ (PRO-JUS) project was set up to help ensure that foreign children who are suspected or accused of crimes in European Union...
15 Feb 2017
Children with disabilities need more opportunities for participation. Participation encompasses ways in which children can shape decisions that affect them through voicing their concerns or views. There are general considerations for engaging with...
12 Jan 2017
According to the latest Tdh Global Surveillance Report, during November 2016, the number of persons seeking international protection kept rising. IOM reports 374’037 arrivals in Europe in 2016. This number includes 350’573 arrivals...
07 Jan 2017
According to the latest Tdh Global Surveillance Report, in December 2016, IOM reported 75,9481 people stranded in the Balkans: in Greece, Macedonia/FYROM, Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary and Bulgaria. The total number is in reality higher since...
01 Jan 2017
La capitalización de esta experiencia, presentada en este libro, hace un análisis del proceso seguido por el Plan Piloto con la intención de identificar las buenas prácticas y las lecciones aprendidas, así como para conocer las dificultades...
01 Dec 2016
According to the latest Tdh Global Surveillance Report, during October 2016 the number of people seeking international protection in Europe kept rising. The total number of arrivals by sea registered since the start of the year is now up to 336...
14 Nov 2016
This report has been developed within the framework of “Procedural Rights of Juveniles Suspected or Accused in the EU (PRO-JUS)”, a regional project implemented in 5 EU Member States (Belgium, France, Hungary, Spain and The...
10 Nov 2016
This workshop manual is dedicated specially but no limited to professional and young leaders that are engaged in activities with boys and young men of 12 years and older, to develop a set of skills and abilities with the main goal to decrease the...
15 Sep 2016
This monitoring and surveillance report was produced in the framework of the IRC's 'Making a Difference for Refugee Children in Europe' project funded by DFID. It aims at collecting and analysing already existing data or bridge gaps on...
01 Sep 2016
Terre des hommes (Tdh) has been working in the development of alternative care services in Asia and Africa since 2009. Through this experience it has gathered a body of knowledge on models of intervention that promote best practices and...
27 Jun 2016
This protocol document includes key information to help representatives from different agencies to understand better and apply the multi-disciplinary approach in their work. The document targets professionals who work for different institutions and...
16 Jun 2016
Terre des hommes has produced a report examining the illegal detention of migrant children in Switzerland. The lack of transparency and the lack of reliable data available make an analysis of the true nature and extent of this illegal practice...
10 Jun 2016
On the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour, Tdh released a new study on child labour among refugees of the Syrian conflict. The study “Because we struggle to survive” sheds light on the problem of child labour, including...
01 May 2016
With regard to the cross-cutting topic of psychosocial matters, this report forms an essential update to aid Tdh make strategic medium and long-term choices. This report puts forward several options corresponding to different levels of...
05 Apr 2016
Considering the limited support and assistance for the reintegration of people who had been previously repatriated/ returned to Kosovo after having lived in western European countries for years, Terre des hommes (Tdh) Delegation in Kosovo...
25 Jan 2016
In this short publication, the defintion and practical implementation of Pyschological First Aid (PFA) is provided.  PFA is humane, supportive, and practical assistance to fellow human beings who have recently suffered exposure to serious...
25 Jan 2016
Në këtë publikim të shkurtër, mundësohet kocepti dhe zbatimi praktitk I Ndihmës së Parë Psikologjike (NPS). NPS është njerëzore, mbështetëse dhe asistencë praktike për qëniet njerëzore të cilat së fundmi kanë përjetuar ekspozim ndaj stresuesve të...
01 Jan 2016
Every year, Terre des hommes (Tdh) provides assistance to approximately 90,000 child victims of exploitation and most of these children can be found working in the field, mines and quarries or as domestic servants and street vendors. Within its 2016...
18 Dec 2015
The two research reports published by Terre des hommes and its partners provide a comprehensive picture of the child trafficking phenomenon and modus operandi in targeted areas of Romania and Bulgaria. These reports are the outcome of a larger...
01 Nov 2015
"The following is a report of a review process comprising four steps in order to explore possible strategies for moving forward in Terre des hommes’ Mental Health and Psycho Social Support (MHPSS) strategy. Steps included a desk review,...
01 Nov 2015
"The following is a report of a review process comprising four steps in order to explore possible strategies for moving forward in Terre des hommes’ Mental Health and Psycho Social Support (MHPSS) strategy. Steps included a desk review,...
09 Jun 2015
This video shows what Terre des hommes is doing to protect children against exploitation, abuse, trafficking and violence from the perspective of Sofia, a 13 year old girl who had to leave school and work to help her family.
01 Jun 2015
This report illustrates the findings of a capitalisation exercise on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) funded Sports and Development project which was implemented during 2014 in two districts of the Northern Province or Sri Lanka. The...
20 Nov 2014
Terre des Hommes Spain published the report “Approaches to Children on the move in Spain”. A research carried out for more than two months through interviews and questionnaires administered to different actors involved in the phenomenon of children...
30 Aug 2014
This Framework is intended to provide guidance to professionals after a decision has been made regarding the return of children – either as unaccompanied or as part of a family unit – to their own country of origin or to another,...
01 Jan 2014
This document provides a comprehensive overview of the international instruments that are applicable to juvenile justice, such as international bills of human rights, conventions, general comments of the treaty bodies, international rules, standards...
01 Jan 2014
Ce nouveau manuel de jeux a été développé grâce à l’expérience acquise par les animateurs et formateurs du projet MOVE en Roumanie, Moldavie et Albanie. Basé sur des jeux traditionnels tels que « La vieille dame malvoyante »,...
01 Dec 2013
In July 2007 the Government of Moldova approved the National Strategy and Action Plan to reform its residential childcare system. At the time, 12,000 children were thought to be living in large orphanages and boarding schools in Moldova. Previous...
28 Jun 2013
*Terre des Hommes published its annual report 2012*. Please find the reports in "English":http://www.tdh.ch/en/documents/annual-report-2012-terre-des-hommes, "French":http://www.tdh.ch/fr/documents/rapport-annuel-2012-terre-des-hommes and "German":...
01 Jan 2013
This document addresses a selection of important practices, particularly for the benefit of the institution’s juvenile justice programs, and more broadly, any program within the field of child protection. The document tackles...
22 Dec 2012
This research looks at the intra *EU migration of Romanian and Bulgarian children to France and Greece* in situations of vulnerability. It *focuses on the return procedures that are used by countries* and assesses the latter in the light of the...
30 Jun 2012
This final report describes the main results achieved with the implementation of the MOVE project and the Movement, Games and Sport methodology (MGS) used in it, in the period between 1st January 2008 to 30th June 2012. Funded by UEFA, the project...
07 Jun 2012
In a world shaken by social, political and economic crises, millions of children are suffering to an even greater degree. They are affected by hunger, insecurity, exploitation and the weight of poverty and repressive traditions. Nevertheless, their...
01 Jun 2012
Este manual de intervención nace de la reflexión y de la acción cotidiana de diferentes agentes sociales, educativos, gubernamentales y cívicos. MAPA - Metodología Activa y Participativa para Adolescentes - es un instrumento enfocado a la...
01 Feb 2012
In this edition Tdh Albania informs its readers about the efforts and achievements *between November 2011 and February 2012*. During this time, in collaboration and with the support of donors and partners, *2 new Child Protection Units (CPU) were...
01 Jan 2012
As a result of the MOVE project, implemented by Terre des hommes in Eastern Europe, this manual includes 15 traditional games used as a part of this project.  The MOVE project trained professionals working with children on a specific...
01 Jan 2012
In this short manual, Terre des hommes describes the MOVE project: Movement, Games, and Sports.  The Movement, Games and Sport tool is designed primarily to support psychosocial projects and help enhance the quality of intervention with...
01 Jan 2012
This document was produced with the participation and active involvement of the staff of Terre des hommes (Tdh) around the world. It is the product of a seminar that took place at Tdh headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, in March 2010, as well as...
01 Dec 2010
After the 1999 Kosovo war, a *new phenomenon was noticed*: Albanian children in street situations moving from Albania to Kosovo. These children and their families, who *migrate to Kosovo mainly for begging or collecting metal* face challenging socio...
01 Apr 2010
*2009 has been a juncture and transition period for Terre des hommes in Albania with the ending of TACT III (Transnational Action against Child Trafficking) and the starting of the new ‘Child Protection Safety Net’ project (CPSN)*. TACT III was the...
01 Feb 2010
Further to this investigation, essentially carried out through interviews with approximately 90 professionals in charge, the following observations can be made: 1. *the disappearance of children from institutions is not a marginal or rare phenomenon...
31 Mar 2009
This capitalization report was conducted after 10 months of implementation of the MOVE project in Romania with the participation of some fifty people, including 20 MOVE animators, 12 local partners, 12 parents and 7 Tdh staff (local and head office...
01 Jan 2009
"Capitalization Case Management" takes a closer look at the operating of a case management system in 4 countries; Sri Lanka, Soudan, Nepal and Pakistan . It provides an overview of primary and secondary child protection issues encountered in each...
01 Jan 2009
Information sheet about Tdh intervention in Moldova - Update 2009
01 Jan 2009
Capitalisation document in French (English and Romanian versions will be ready soon). Extract: Grâce à un partenariat sur 3 1/2 ans avec l'UEFA, Terre des hommes implémente un projet appelé MOVE Développement Psychosocial des Enfants à travers les...
01 Jan 2009
Information sheet about Tdh intervention in Albania - Update 2009
01 Jan 2009
This document describes '(re)integration' according to Tdh, presents the positioning of the organisation, elaborates on the various services needed and finally gives some indication on how they can be implemented in a qualitative manner. The...
01 Jul 2008
In spite of KosovoÂ?s declared commitment to fully protect the rights of the child in conformity with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, in practice, protective intervention in addressing the child rights violations in Kosovo...
01 Jan 2008
The Terre des hommes Child Protection Psychosocial Training Manual has been developed for use in the field in order to train animators who work with children and other child protection programme staff. It has been written in response to the needs...
01 Jan 2008
Terre des hommes child relief (Tdh) has its roots firmly laid in actions to benefit the most severely disadvantaged, whereas many other NGOs are now moving away from the field. Terre des hommes gives practical help and relays the voices of the kids...
01 Jan 2008
The report was written based on the assessment of the situation while taking into consideration the historical and social aspects affecting the society. Decades of turmoil and struggle for independence have had heavy consequences on Kosovo society....
01 Oct 2007
WORK PAPER: In order to implement Moldovan children identification, protection, repatriation and reintegration process, an identification, protection, repatriation and reintegration procedure (Repatriation procedure) was set up, which encompasses:...
01 Jan 2007
This manual came into being following a project initiated in 2005 at Terre des hommes, called "Movement, Games and Sport for children's psychosocial development". This project began in the United Nations year dedicated to Sport and Physical...
01 Jan 2007
Ce manuel est né suite à un projet pilote initié en 2005 à Terre des hommes, portant le nom de «Mouvement, Jeu et Sport pour le développement psychosocial des enfants». L’objectif du manuel est de mettre entre les mains des...
01 Jan 2007
This technical sheet outlines the methodology behind tales and riddles, activities that are intended to enable children - especially those with psychosocial problems and difficulties – to find some respite from the realities of daily life...
01 Jan 2007
In the framework of the implementation of the TACT (Transnational Action against Child Trafficking) Project, Tdh Kosovo came to information from various sources on movements and exploitation of Roma children from Kosovo to FYR of Macedonia and...
01 Jan 2007
Este manual se originó luego de un proyecto piloto iniciado en 2005 en Tierra de hombres, con el nombre de «Movimiento, Juego y Depor te para el desarrollo psicosocial de los niños». El objetivo de este proyecto era desarrollar las...
01 Jan 2007
This technical sheet focuses on the implementation of activities centered on theatre (including drama, representations of roles and pantomime) used as means of allowing children to face difficult situations in a safe environment, test and develop...
01 Jan 2007
This technical sheet outlines the star centre approach that is typically developed in psychosocial recreational centres (Play Centres) and/or Child Friendly Spaces (CFS), both in the context of emergency and longer-term development projects. The...
01 Jan 2007
Although a lot has been learnt already about practical ways in which adults and children who have been trafficked can be protected and assisted, much less attention has been given in recent years to drawing lessons about what techniques succeed in...
01 Jan 2007
The protection of the rights of foreign unaccompanied children (FUM) constitutes an area of concern for Terre des hommes, as a child rights organization. While many issues arise in this context, any of them bearing its own complexity, the scope of...
01 Jan 2007
This technical sheet provides guidance on the implementation of recreative activities within the context of any type of child protection project, whether an emergency or longer-term development project.  In an emergency situation one of the...
01 Jul 2006
TACT III is the new phase of a 5-year consistent effort to address child trafficking and aims the strengthening and sustaining of a child protection safety net. This will involve capacity building of State institutions through a comprehensive and...
01 Jan 2006
This document describes Tdh's approach and constitutes its policy against child trafficking. This policy defines Tdh's main operating framework for anti-child trafficking projects. The document serves as a reference and provides guidelines for the...
01 Jan 2006
This Report outlines some key findings and recommendations from an assessment of the efforts to prevent child trafficking in South Eastern Europe. Its main purpose is to increase understanding of the work on prevention of child trafficking, by...
01 Jan 2006
Le 16 décembre 2005, après des débats nourris, le Parlement a adopté la loi sur les étrangers (LEtr)1, ainsi que la loi sur l'asile (LAsi) révisée2. Ces deux actes législatifs modifient en profondeur notre droit public des étrangers. Bon nombre d'...
01 Apr 2005
Presentation of 15 slides on achievements and problems faced in Transnational Against Child Trafficking (TACT) coordinated Advocacy by Terre des hommes in Albania.
01 Jun 2003
Glossary of Terms Regarding Trafficking in Persons, Especially Children.
01 Jan 2003
In 2005, the Tsunami killed 300.000 persons, leaving thousands of children displaced or orphaned. Two years earlier the open warfare in Darfur left some 1.5 million people displaced. In the Middle-East, be it Lebanon, Palestine or Israel, the...
Are these actions tailored to the needs of the child and do they allow each and every child victim of trafficking to pursue his/her right inherent to his/her status of victim, and to his/her status of being a child? Are child rights safeguarded and...
Terre des Hommes is dedicated to the promotion and implementation of children’s rights around the world by: • Running 1046 development and humanitarian aid projects in 69 countries for more than 5’136’000 beneficiaries...
Terre des hommes child relief (Tdh), in this most recent publication, presents a *comparative study on the ethical responsibility of receiving countries of intercountry adoption*. Focus has been given for many years on the practices of the countries...
In its Thematic Policy, "Enhancing Child Protection Systems":http://www.tdh-childprotection.org/documents/enhancing-child-protection-systems, Terre des hommes sets out its understanding of and investment in child protection systems and identifies...
Este informe tiene el objetivo general de realizar un análisis de la experiencia del proyecto Justicia Juvenil Restaurativa (JJR) en Chiclayo - Peru durante los años 2005-2016, para identificar y documentar los principales aprendizajes, con el fin...
The training toolkit was originally *developed for Jordan, with special emphasis to Syrian refugees*. However, the issues dealt with in the toolkit can be applied in any country. These sessions are part of an inter-agency effort, bringing together...
The current study provides a guideline on the situation of child migration and child trafficking in Moldova. It emphasizes the main factors of these phenomena in the 3 targeted regions where it was realised in 2004 period. This offered a platform...
This document describes how Tdh has integrated Sport projects into its Strategy 2016-2020. Initiatives that have been implemented to date in this area include the following: Protection of children "in" sport UEFA Guidance (2017):...
These presentations introduce the project “Plan Z” - Child-Led Innovation Lab to reduce Violence against Children, focusing in particular on lessons learned and recommendations from  the first pilot conducted in Romania on December...
"Case Management; Systems and Accountability" focuses on implementing a case management system during the initial start up phases of an emergency situation, but also holds relevance to the inclusion of the system into existing development projects....

News

08 Apr 2019
Roma children engaged in migration are often excluded from compulsory education. The lack of coordination between schools in localities of origin and destination, often coupled with discriminatory attitudes towards the Roma, impede children’s...
14 Dec 2018
On December 14, Terre des hommes and the East-Ukrainian National University “Volodymyr Dal” launched the first Fabrication Laboratory (FabLab) in Luhansk Oblast, Ukraine. The FabLab is located in Severodonetsk, on the premises of...
08 Nov 2018
Tdh reports on its website about the frozen conflict situation in Ukraine and how it affects children. The article takes us to Zolote, a twon two kilometers from the combat area, a phantom town with damaged buildings and barricaded windows, yet a...
15 Oct 2018
Every third person in Kosovo lives below the poverty line, meanwhile unemployment rises to above 30%. Due to socio-economic factors, many families cannot afford to provide their children with a meaningful leisure time and proper school preparation....
13 Sep 2018
19 NGOs decry conditions at the site, now worse than ever, and call for sustainable solutions to both decongest the islands and improve conditions across first receptions centres in North Aegean Sea.   Athens, September 13, 2018 –...
21 Mar 2018
In Albania, poverty, unemployment, social exclusion and lack of services drive its population to emigrate. The last years saw the number of migrants who return home increase significantly. The most recent wave of returns is related to tens of...
31 Jan 2018
Each year, more than half a million children in Europe come in contact with the law. To help them understand the legal proceedings and their rights, Terre des hommes (Tdh) worked with young people to develop StoryLab, an innovative mobile game...
16 Aug 2017
“It was two years ago. Back then, I did not speak Hungarian well. I did not have an interpreter, just an appointed lawyer.” - A 15-year old foreign boy that faced criminal charges in Hungary tells about his experience. A child...
27 Mar 2017
“My dear mommy, my dear daddy, take care of yourselves, I miss you a lot, and I’m really sorry you are not next to me and that I haven’t seen you in a long time. I don’t want presents, I just want you to be healthy and happy...
28 Sep 2016
„When I grow up, I want to be an astronaut,“ is something every child will say one way or another when dreaming about the future. And simple things like kitchen utensils or cardboard boxes can make that dream come true, at least for a...
20 Jul 2016
Budapest, 20th July 2016 Hungary contravenes EU and international standards on non-refoulement Terre des hommes calls on Hungary and the EU to protect child refugees against all forms of violence Budapest 20th July 2016 – New...
16 Jun 2016
Terre des hommes has produced a report examining the illegal detention of migrant children in Switzerland. The lack of transparency and the lack of reliable data available make an analysis of the true nature and extent of this illegal practice...
16 Sep 2015
Lausanne/Zurich, 16 September 2015: For the first time ever in its 55-year history, Terre des hommes has to implement mobile emergency responses in Europe. Before the winter cold sets in, Switzerland’s largest child relief organisation is...
10 Jul 2015
The Albanian Council of Ministers has approved two important social services standarts: the standarts of emergency services in the National Emergency Transit Centre in Tirana and the standarts of services for the Units of Child Protection. The...
05 Jun 2015
June 1, 2015, Elbasan, Albania: On the occasion of the International Children´s Day, USAID and Terre des hommes promoted child empowerment to prevent trafficking in the framework of the project “United against Child Trafficking...
06 May 2011
Tdh.ch reports that the "Child Guardian prize":http://tdh.ch/en/actions/child_guardian will be awarded to "'SBB'":http://www.sbb.ch/en/ and to "Gasverbund Mittelland":http://www.gvm-ag.ch/ for the *exemplary portraying of children in advertisement*...
06 Jul 2010
Terre des hommes reports on its website of the meeting of the *Hague Special Commission on Inter-country Adoption*. For the first time in the history of the Convention, *States have accepted the existence of child abduction, trade and trafficking*...

Vacancies

31 Oct 2018
You are passionate Finance professional. You enjoy planning, working with financial reports and data. You are energetic, meticulous and organised. You are not afraid of working hard and you are looking for a meaningful job that will make a lasting...
28 Oct 2018
You have a strong professional interest in migration. You enjoy managing projects, partners and resources. You are looking for a meaningful job that will make a lasting impact on the lives of children: this challenge is for you! Working under the...
31 Jul 2018
Terre des hommes is seeking the services of a consultant to develop a manual on child participation. The manual is to be used in an EU-funded project "Alternative Ways to Address Youth". The manual should provide methodological and ethical...
15 Sep 2017
As the funded-project of ChildHub is drawing to an end on December 31st 2017, it is time to take stock. The purpose of the current evaluation is two-fold: on the one hand it is to assess to what extent the project has reached its objectives and...
20 Aug 2017
Position Start Date: June 2017   Duration: Undetermined Location: Budapest – Hungary, or another country within the region where Tdh has an office: Albania, Moldova, Romania, Kosovo, Ukraine Terre des hommes does not set...
01 Oct 2016
You are an expert in managing organizational change process, you have a very strong background in both managerial and HR, you are in tune with the regional matrix management  logic; you will drive under the direction of the Head of the Eastern...
22 Nov 2015
Paternity Cover. The Regional Project Coordinator is responsible for ensuring smooth implementation of regional projects led by Tdh Regional Office or to which it contributes, and providing technical expertise and advice on child rights,...

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