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.

12 items available. Click here to search.
09 Jul 2019
The Bulgarian National Television news report on SOS Children's Villages’ ‘Firefly - Illuminate the Darkness’ Project draws attention to how foster parents, social workers, psychologists and specialists working with children are trained to protect...
10 Dec 2018
On December 10, a report with recommendations prepared by the focus group of Ukrainian children between the ages of 14 and 19 on the sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children was presented at the request of the Lanzarote Committee on the...
16 Apr 2017
The LEAP project is developing a number of resources for practitioners to support them to undertake participation. All documents and materials will be available via Child Hub website and The website of the International Centre: researching CSE,...
30 Mar 2017
Four young people from the UK participated at the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women that took place in New York from 13-24 March 2017. The Commission (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to...
20 Mar 2017
The International Centre (IC): researching child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking (University of Bedfordshire) in partnership with Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) are undertaking an international review of evidence relating...
01 Mar 2017
Professionals of SECOS -Sexual Exploitation Children's Outreach Service of Barnardo's in the UK organised three days of training for young facilitators in the LEAP project. The training took place at ‘ Peat Rigg’  residential  venue in the North of...
06 Feb 2017
In October 2016 the training of youth facilitators was held in Pernik, Bulgaria. The three-day event was exciting as youth facilitators prepared themselves for their future work with young people within the "Life skills, leadership, limitless...
18 Jan 2017
In the Netherlands, 20 professionals and experienced experts have formed a community of practice (CoP) to strengthen participation of young people who have been sexually abused or who are at risk of abuse. The participants come from a variety of...
13 Jan 2017
In the Netherlands, 20 professionals and experienced experts have formed a community of practice (CoP) to strengthen participation of young people who have been sexually abused or who are at risk of abuse. The participants come from a variety of...
10 Nov 2016
Bucharest, Romania: Five young people were trained as Co-facilitators for the LEAP project in Romania. The three-day training was held between 26th of October and 2nd of November. The group established its own rules, which include respect; attention...

Pages

This project is funded by: