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Read the latest news on child protection from around Europe. For news related to the recent refugee crisis in Europe please see our Thematic Page.

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08 Dec 2017
About half of all children in Romania face the risk of poverty and social exclusion. They live in deplorable housing conditions, are left behind by parents who migrate, drop out of school, experience violence or health problems. Terre des hommes...
10 Oct 2017
On October 5, 2017, CCF Moldova – Child, Community, Family, in partnership with The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection launched 3 social advertisements to prevent the abandonment of...
02 Oct 2017
Teachers’ personalities are vital for shaping effective relationships with children. The ability to convey knowledge and to relate to children is the foundation for a successful teacher. It is not an easy job, however, for a teacher to cope with...
Social Service Workforce
25 Sep 2017
This week is Social Service Workforce week, 25-29 September. A time to highlight and celebrate the frontline work done by these paid and unpaid govermental and NGO workers who ensure the healthy development and well-being of children and families...
23 Jun 2017
According to the Daily Mail, images of teenagers harming themselves are surfacing on popular social media outlets, as part of the newly emergent trend called the "Blue Whale Challenge". The Blue Whale Challenge has prompted international concern...
15 Jun 2017
The Local quotes Save the Children in a recent statement that claimed over 70,000 unaccompanied child migrants have arrived to Italy since 2016. Having this being said, Save the Children is pleading for Italian officials to do more to assist these...
14 Jun 2017
Through the collaborative works of FC Barcelona, the United Nations' High Commissioner for Refugees, and the United Nations' Refugee Agency, a grand initiative has commenced in order to demonstrate support for refugee children. The #signandpass...
10 Jun 2017
Specialists from New Bulgarian University, the Know-How Center for Alternative Care for Children and Medical University launched the first of its kind study in Bulgaria, aimed at the practice of psychological evaluation of children from 0 to 7 years...
09 Jun 2017
A six year old Bosnian boy has recently captured international attention by overcoming defying physical obstacles on a whole new other level. According to ABC News, Ismail Zulfic, a child born without arms and a disfigured foot, had recently won a...
06 Jun 2017
As Father's Day approaches, and as residents of over 90 countries around the globe prepare to express their love and appreciation for their fathers, the United Nations Children Fund had recently commenced their "Super Dads" campaign, which...

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