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Special section: Child sexual abuse

You can access all the resources on the issue of child sexual abuse on this single page: news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts

News

16 Feb 2017
At a press conference entitled "The Impact of sexual abuse imagery on children online", Save the Children Romania presented a report which shows that, throughout 2016, the reporting line Esc_ABUZ recorded 1,887 complaints regarding illegal... Read more
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,... Read more
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... Read more

Learning

30 Mar 2017
P.U.L.S.E. Foundation from Pernik, Bulgaria participates in the EU-funded project LEAP. The webinar is designed for specialists ,students and professionals and will aim to come to an agreement about terms used for sexual violence and child... Read more
08 Dec 2016
  When young people have access to information and adults are able to have meaningful conversations with them, then a strong basis is in place for young people to participate actively. Many professionals are hesitant however to discuss... Read more
22 Jun 2016
On 12 May 2016 the Global Study on Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism report was launched after two years of research, resulting in the largest information bank ever collected on the issue. A unique research endeavour, The Global... Read more

Library

07 Oct 2016
This child-friendly leaflet helps define and explain about sexual violence, as well as providing points of contact for those effected. This is available in both English and Bulgarian.
05 Oct 2016
This glossary aims at compiling existing terminology and nomenclature related to SEA to provide conceptual clarity and a common understanding of key terms used by different United Nations entities in the discourse on this topic. It is the product of... Read more
28 Sep 2016
This publication aims to inform the public about various facets of commercial sexual exploitation of children, by answering a series of questions designed to popularize knowledge about this phenomenon.

Topics

27 Jan 2017 by Emilia Sorescu
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27 Nov 2016 by Thomas Rawlings
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Multimedia

15 Nov 2016
The short video describes how the Child Protection Center of Zagreb works in an inter-disciplinary way to treat and rehabilitate child victims of abuse and find them permanent solutions. The video has been produced by ChildHub as part of its... Read more
02 Sep 2016
As part of their ‘Because I am a girl’ project, Plan International have produced an infographic series which documents the challenges girls face in emergencies. Girls and women are 14 times more likely to die in disaster situations than... Read more
15 Aug 2016
This infographic provides essential information on the consequences of violence towards children. In both the short and long term, all forms of violence experienced during childhood can lead to poor physical and mental health. Behaviorally and socio... Read more

Child sexual abuse

Speaking the same language on sexual violence and child exploitation:webinar in Bulgarian
Date of publication: 2017
P.U.L.S.E. Foundation from Pernik, Bulgaria participates in the EU-funded project LEAP.
Over 850 complaints were made in 2016 about online inapropriate images in Romania
Date of publication: 2017
At a press conference entitled "The Impact of sexual abuse imagery on children online", Save the Children Romania presented a report which shows that, throughout 2016, the reporting line Esc_ABUZ recorded 1,887 complaints regarding illegal online
Bulgarian youth discuss prevention of sexual violence and are trained as youth facilitators
Date of publication: 2017
In October 2016 the training of youth facilitators was held in Pernik, Bulgaria.
Dutch community of practice meets regularly to discuss the treatment and prevention of children affected by sexual violence
Date of publication: 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.
Dutch community of practice meets regularly
Date of publication: 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.
How to ensure the best interests of children victims of sexual abuse? ChildHub training in Budapest
Date of publication: 2016
December 21-22 2016, Budapest, Hungary: 18 legal professionals from eight South East European countries came together to dsicuss how children victims of violence could be better protected after their disclosure.
Surge in online sex trade of children challenges anti-slavery campaigners
Date of publication: 2016
'Reuters' reports that technology has fueled a surge in the buying and selling of children online for sexual abuse with advertising a child on the internet as "easy as booking an airfare", campaigners told an anti-slavery conference in London.
Turkey Withdraws Bill That Eased Penalties On Child Sexual Abuse
Date of publication: 2016
'NPR' reports that Turkey has tabled a controversial measure by the ruling party that would have allowed some sexual abusers of children to escape prison time if they married their victims.
The Zagreb Child Protection Center (Video)
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Child Protection Hub for South East Europe
The short video describes how the Child Protection Center of Zagreb works in an inter-disciplinary way to treat and rehabilitate child victims of abuse and find them permanent solutions.

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