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02 Apr 2018
Terre des hommes Moldova Foundation promotes and develops children’s rights protection programs in Moldova for more than ten years, juvenile justice being one of the major areas of interest and intervention. Thus, on March 22, 2018, Tdh Moldova...
19 Mar 2018
Moldova has implemented recent legislative changes that impact the citizenship status of children. While Law 310 that came into force last January eases the process of children born to Transnistrian parents to acquire Moldovan nationality, Law 132...
25 Jan 2018
Euobserver reports that ''Asylum seekers should not be subjected to psychological tests to determine whether they are homosexual, the EU's top court has ruled. The European Court of Justice on Thursday (25 January) said that recourse to a...
07 Sep 2017
The United Nations in the Republic of Moldova launched the 13rd edition of the competition for the best actions to promote and protect human rights in the Republic of Moldova. Organized since 2004, the competition aims to highlight and award...
02 Aug 2017
According to recent reports, the number of unaccompanied children placed in unhygienic detention centres has increased alarmingly. At the end of July, 117 children were in police cells and custody centres, whereas only two were placed in detention...
14 Jul 2017
The United Nations may be undermining its own efforts to promote human rights, at a time when rights are under threat worldwide. That’s the view of a UN panel of experts, which investigated complaints of human rights violations by the UN mission in...
04 Jul 2017
Balkan Insight reports on the recent development in regards to Hungary’s use of a ‘smart fence’ on its border with Serbia. They cite that a Serbian newspaper reported earlier this week that in an effort to deter migrants and refugees, an electrified...
12 Jun 2017
Most recently, the Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH), had initiated the Humanitarian Encyclopedia. With this tool, humanitarian issues and discussions will be more transparent, while bettering the quality of strategies...
13 Mar 2017
In this Op-Ed, the availability of education for school going refugee children in various host countries in Europe is discussed. While host countries do not have an obligation to provide education to refugee children, this op-ed concludes that in...
27 Dec 2016
According to joint planning by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Kosovo and Save the Children, the second part of training of teachers was held, to use the methodological training manual for the prevention of...

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