News

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.
Or check out the last week top read news or publications!

107 items available. Click here to search.
21 Sep 2016
The Belfast Telegraph reports that primary school teachers in Northern Ireland are to receive specialist training on how to teach children about keeping safe from abuse as part of a ground-breaking trial project. The initiative commissioned by...
31 Aug 2016
'Politics Home' reports that the UK's PHSE Association has issued a warning to the Government over serious risks to child safety – as official figures show a fall of 32% in time allocated to PSHE education (Personal, Social, Health Education) on the...
22 Aug 2016
'BBC' reports that NSPCC has made demands that online safety lessons be made mandatory in Welsh schools, as over 150 people have been reported to police for child grooming over the since 2011. Almost 60% of those reported cases included online...
09 Aug 2016
EU Reporter discloses developments in the partnership between the EU and UNICEF established in 2011 for the purposes of better protecting children from violence in the South-East European region. The programme has been operating in Albania, Bosnia...
03 Aug 2016
As a new government takes its seats in Serbia, the  Network of Organizations for Children of Serbia (NOCS), has written to the future prime minister, outlining steps that it believes need to be taken to strengthen the country’s child protection...
12 Jul 2016
The New York Times reports on the UN's announcement to created a new fund aimed at achieving the end of violence against children. The new fund, which the British government have been first to contribute to with £40 million, is designed to support...
07 Jun 2016
Lilly Pattinson reports for the Gloucester Citizen news portal about the signs and steps to be taken when you detect risk of online- or offline grooming.  According to the article, the act of grooming can happen both online and in person. Groomers...
27 May 2016
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology - in the framework of its work- is dedicated to the prevention of violence in schools and it is one of its primary responsibilities to ensure the implementation of "Regulation 21/2013 on protocol for...
23 May 2016
Fatjona Mejdini reports for the Balkan Insight news platform about the recently launched petition in Albania demanding changes to the criminal code to toughen punishments for those found guilty of abusing orphaned children.  According to the article...
20 Apr 2016
Kosovo, March 31: Manual for judges and prosecutors to handle cases of domestic violence was released. The compilation of this handbook was considered more than necessary, especially now that the reporting of cases of domestic violence is increasing...

Pages

This project is funded by: