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25 Sep 2009
‘EU observer’ reports on the recent meeting of the EU Platform for Roma Inclusion about the education of Roma children in Europe. The event was meant to share experiences and potential solutions for a better inclusion of Roma...
25 Sep 2009
‘Adverarul’ reports that the education system in Romania needs major reforms: the school curriculum and labour market demands do not match leaving many young adults out of a job and school abandonment is high.
24 Sep 2009
‘The Guardian’ published a longer analysis on the Greek situation, regarding immigrants, including the growing number of unaccompanied minors arriving in the island of Lesbos. While Greece is not the only country to be targeted by...
24 Sep 2009
The ‘Irish Times’ reports that the Children’s Rights Alliance asked the government to ratify the Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoptions, after a recent Vietnamese government report on adoption ‘makes for worrying reading...
24 Sep 2009
‘ANSA’ news agency reports that the Italian government sent a letter to the European Commission saying that none of the 757 migrants caught at sea and sent back to Libyia a**sked for asylum. The letter further argues that Libya ratified...
24 Sep 2009
‘Times of Malta’ reports that 1700 parents were taken to court because their children did not attend school regularly. While these numbers have decreased since last year, the figures of truancy are still the highest in Europe.
24 Sep 2009
‘The Moscow Times’ reports that after a series of attacks on people from the Caucasus in Moscow, a current trial put on six Caucasus natives accused of badly injuring two Russian teenagers, while shouting ‘Alla is great’ and...
24 Sep 2009
‘Sloval Spektator’ reports that a delegation of the European Commission will be visiting Roma settlements in Kosice, Presov and Banska Bystrica. They will discuss the ongoing implementation of Roma integration projects with the...
24 Sep 2009
‘Community Care’ published an interview with the chief executive of Ceop, the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre. Since its establishment in 2006, 350 children have been safeguarded and more than 700 offenders have been...
20 Sep 2009
‘The National Legal Internet Portal’ reported that Belarus will support the adoption of the global action plan to fight trafficking in human beings at the next UN General Assembly. The Belarusian delegation will focus efforts on...

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