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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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15 May 2020
While the world stays at home, what happens to children who live or work on the streets? Street-connected children:     Can’t 'stay home and stay safe' if they have no home and shelters are closed     Can’t access food and water if they can’t work...
04 May 2020
Terre des hommes Hellas, in partnership with UNICEF, is pleased to continue their series of webinars for staff working with refugees and migrants in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. We hope child protection professionals working in Greece will...
26 Mar 2020
Though during the spread of Covid-19 everybody’s attention is on the older generations, it is essential to talk about the dangers that children are exposed to. Child protection organizations need to find a way of providing the same children’s rights...

Unsafe and inhumane living conditions at the Moria reception and identification center for refugees, Greece Copyright: Terre des hommes Hellas 

25 Mar 2020
'Restore legality to protect refugees and the society at large amidst the pandemic'   Open letter signed by 121 Organizations To The President of Greece, Katerina Sakellaropoulou The President of the Hellenic Parliament, Constantine An. Tassoulas...
25 Mar 2020
A child protection social worker describes how her work and child protection has changed due to the coronavirus. She emphasizes the importance of the National Health Service, which has kept the country going during these unprecedented times. She...
18 Mar 2020
As of 19 March, 110 countries have closed their schools due to coronavirus. That adds more than 890 million children affected by the pandemic to the 258 million young people who cannot attend school due to conflicts, natural disasters, poverty and...

copyright: Daphne Tolis 

06 Mar 2020
Open Letter by 85 Organizations   To: Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, Kyriakos Mitsotakis President of the European Parliament, David Sassoli President of the European Council, Charles Michel President of the European Commission, Ursula...
30 Nov 2018
Training  "Working with a Sexually Abused Child - Legal and Psychological Aspects" was held on 28th of November at the Child and Youth Protection center of Zagreb. More than 30 social workers, psychologists and other experts from the Team for...
20 Feb 2018
In January 2018, Terre des hommes Foundation, Romanian delegation, started to implement the European pilot project “Move together” – that approaches sport as a tool for integration and social inclusion of refugees. The project lasts 12 months and it...
22 Jan 2018
On the occasion of Brave Phone's 20th anniversary of existence, partnership with Viber was presented within campaign ''Brave Phone listens as if every problem is the biggest''. They created special public account, sticker pacage and chatbot for this...

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