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22 Nov 2017
According to the report of "Business Review", about half of all Romanian children are in danger of social exclusion or poverty; this number is well over the European average and the highest amongst EU member states. In 2016, in Romania, the share of...
17 Oct 2017
Today is the Internation Day Against Poverty. However, In Kosovo there is no organized activity in place, although in today's media this day is generally mentioned. October 17, 1987, is the date when more than 100,000 people gathered in Paris to...
10 Oct 2017
From October 4th to October 6th 2017, three-day pilot training program for professionals in the field of child protection was held in Belgrade. This training was organized and implemented by the Center for Youth Integration, within the framework of...
27 Sep 2017
3 videos and 1 poster (infographic) were awarded for the use of facts in a clear and coherent manner. On the occasion of the JRC’s 60th anniversary, a conference on ‘Evidence for policy in a post-fact world’ was hosted in Brussels, Belgium where...
25 Jul 2017
Eurochild was invited by the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights to involve children in the discussions on fundamental rights in Europe, with a specific focus on poverty and migration. The event took place on 28 June at the Council of the European...
26 Apr 2017
Eurochild welcomes the European Commission’s proposal for a European Pillar of Social Rights which has recognised “children’s right to protection from poverty”, among others. “Children in the EU face a higher risk of poverty compared with adults...
13 Apr 2017
Nearly ten years after the first financial shock waves rippled through the world economy, generating a global recession, the track record of high income countries in protecting children from its worst effects, is mixed. A new book, Children of...
24 Mar 2017
The study „Child poverty and strategy of coping with household poverty in Croatia“, has included 207 households and interviewed 99 children. Sociologists and economists participated in the project led by Paul Stubbs. The rate of the relative poverty...
21 Mar 2017
This statement was signed by 233 organisations.  As we mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, we have a momentous opportunity to take stock of how far Europe has come – and how far we still have to go in order to offer a sustainable and...
10 Mar 2017
On March 1st, Jean Claude Juncker presented the European Commission’s White Paper on the Future of Europe to the European Parliament, ahead of the Summit which will be held on 25 March to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Rome treaties. ...

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