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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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14 Nov 2019
Growing inequality affects children’s access to healthcare and education; poverty continues to remain persistently high among children (24%), compared to the adult population (22%). Despite this, the European Semester – the European framework for...
30 May 2019
 "The Safer Schools” is a new application launched in more than 13,000 schools in the UK with the aim to educate, empower, protect children from online risks and give parents, teachers, and children the tools to identify, prevent and reduce the...
24 May 2018
“Our idea is to help young people who are leaving the alternative care system, shelters, foster homes, or foster families, to become more independent. We think this is a more effective way, because we have gone through similar experiences ourselves...
16 Apr 2018
After the qualitative study on street situations children (CSS) in Moldova, carried out in autumn 2017, Tdh Moldova continues its work in this area, inviting Professor Daniel Stoecklin, child protection expert from Switzerland, to hold a special...
16 Mar 2018
Since 1983, the third Tuesday in March has been the day we celebrate the Social Workers Day. This year, it will be March 20th and it is a great opportunity to draw public attention to the necessary and much needed support of this profession, as well...
22 Aug 2016
Jan Coles, head of a Child Sex Exploitation team, writes for The Mirror on the tell-tale signs children are being groomed, forced, coerced or tricked into performing a sexual act. This piece is written as a follow up to the news surrounding the...
30 May 2016
Thomson Reuters reports that a new international treaty is needed to compel businesses to stamp out abuses such as child labour and modern-day slavery in their supply chains, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Monday at the start of a global labour...

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