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23 Dec 2015
SOS Children Villages have completed the project: “Advocacy through youth and educational support for marginalized children”, supported by the US Embassy and run in secondary school "Selman Riza" in Fushe Kosova. This project is composed of three...

In the view of many adults, physical violence (beating) is an effective way to educate, discipline and motivate children to perform certain tasks. This is applied at school, in the family and extracurricular institutions. Children with physical disabilities do not enjoy specially arranged transport.

09 Dec 2015
In the view of many adults, physical violence (beating) is an effective way to educate, discipline and motivate children to perform certain tasks. This is applied at school, in the family and extracurricular institutions. Children with physical...
01 Dec 2015
The 2015 edition of ‘Takeover Day – Now I decide’ took place between 16 to 20 November in Bucharest and 32 other counties of Romania. Over 3,500 young people took over their dream job and had the opportunity to interact with adults. This week, youth...
26 Oct 2015
On 23/Oct/2015 in Ruse, Know-How Centre for alternative care for children, NBU, launched its Child Hub project www.childhub.org. The event took place in Buddha House, Ruse. The presentation of the project in Ruse is of key importance to Know-How...
25 Oct 2015
Vega NGOs in cooperation with the Museum of African Art in Belgrade has organized a free workshop, "Africa through the game," on 18th October 2015. Children older than six years and adults had the opportunity to play an African board game "mancala...

Project partners discuss implementation challenges

13 Oct 2015
October 12-13, 2015, Budapest, Hungary: Project partners from Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania and the UK came together to plan the project and discuss important ethical and implementation issues around the new project 'Right(s) Court for...
06 Oct 2015
Ukraine Today reports that new classes are being opened to refugee children where they are taught basic German. Although most of the minors are from Syria, there are other students from different continents. These other students include Poles,...
18 Sep 2015
А team of the Know-how Centre for Alternative Child Care, NBU, took part in a workshop organized by Child to Child, UK. The workshop took place on 7th-9th September 2015 in Vitosha Park hotel in the city of Sofia. It brought together participants...
19 Aug 2015
Ukraine Today reports on the summer school at Berlin's Cabuwazi circus, in which a Berlin-based NGO invites Ukrainian children from conflict areas to participate in circus activities with children from Berlin. Founders Viola von Cramon and Oliver...
19 Aug 2015
MenCare reports that Father's Day in Bulgaria, which was celebrated on June 21, is a relatively new holiday in the country that is becoming more and more popular. Partners of the MenCare initiative held events in villages across the country on that...

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