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Special section: Children in street situation

You can access all the resources on the issue of children in street situation on this single page: news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts.

News

13 Jun 2017
Aljazeera recently wrote a piece about the precarious life of an 11 year old Afghan refugee who has been stuck in Serbia. Abuzar was interviewed by Aljazeera in February 2017 and is one of 300,000 child migrants worldwide who have been... Read more
23 May 2017
The Irish Times reports that Dr. Niall Muldoon, the Ombudsman for Children in Ireland had most recently announced that homeless youth living with disabilities are not being listed as a priority on the State housing lists, moreover claiming that... Read more
09 May 2017
According to the Latin American information agency, Prensa Latina, nearly 28,000 foreign minors vanished in 2016 from Italian households and care homes. This number constitutes an astonishing rise of 44.84% from the preceding year, which is outlined... Read more

Learning

22 Aug 2017
The International Society for Mobile Youth Work grants public access to a collection of volumes containing the proceedings and conclusions of a series of symposia on mobile youth work in Georgia, Estonia, Russia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovakia and... Read more
23 Jul 2015
The CPC Network is organising a webinar on the subject of assessing the number of children in street situation. Very little evidence exists about the numbers of children living and working on the streets globally, undermining efforts to ensure... Read more
30 Jan 2015
The CPC Learning Network and the International Institute for Child Rights and Development (IICRD) will be hosting a webinar on January 30th, 2015 at 10:30am EST/ 7:30am PST. Drs. Philip Cook, Director of the IICRD and Mike Wessells, Professor of... Read more

Library

01 Oct 2016
This publication was developed within the Regional Network for Street Involved Children and at Risk Children (RNSIC), supported by Save the Children Italy. Authors of the study are Prof. Dr. Veronika Duci and Assoc.Prof. Izela Tahsini. The field... Read more
25 Jan 2016
Guideline of procedures for the identification, immediate assistance and referral of children in street situationst was developed with the support of the OSCE Presence in Albania, under the guidance of Ministry of Social Welfare and Youth. This... Read more
20 Apr 2014
The Study on Children in Street Situation in Albania is conducted *in the framework of Social Services Reform by the Ministry of Social Welfare and Youth* in collaboration with UNICEF and Save the Children. ARSIS, GFK and an international expert... Read more

Topics

12 May 2017 by Kushtrim Islami
Pershendetje kolege, Lidhur me ceshtjen e femijeve ne situate rruge, fenomen i vazhdueshem i cili sic po verehet eshte ne shtim e siper, sic duket...

Multimedia

11 Apr 2017
Every day, millions of street-connected children suffer multiple and repeated violations of their rights. Their numbers are likely to be growing worldwide as a result of conflicts in the Middle East, recession in Europe, natural disasters in Asia... Read more
15 Nov 2016
In a video investigation for investigatii.md, journalists Elena Moldoveanu and Vitalie Gutu present the situation of runaway children in Moldova. Hundreds of children run away from home or placement centres and come into the street, where... Read more
16 Aug 2016
The discussion focuses on children selling on the streets, begging or working in different jobs. Children contacted say that they are helping their family, but what is the harm they cause to themselves? In the discussion participated one... Read more

Children in street situation

Mobile Youth Work in the Global Context
Date of publication: 2017
Publisher: International Society for Mobile Youth Work
The International Society for Mobile Youth Work grants public access to a collection of volumes containing the proceedings and conclusions of a series of symposia on mobile youth work in Georgia, Estonia, Russia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovakia and Cz
Consultant/expert (team) to develop a study on children in street situation in Moldova
Date of publication: 2017
The representative office of Terre des hommes-Lausanne in Moldova (Tdh) is seeking a consultant/expert (team) to conduct a multidimensional survey of the children in street situation in Moldova (to provide statistical, sociological, psychological,
National consultancy for field-work of the research on children living and/or working on the streets (CLWS) in Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan
Date of publication: 2017
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[Serbia] A day in the life of a child refugee in Belgrade
Date of publication: 2017
Aljazeera recently wrote a piece about the precarious life of an 11 year old Afghan refugee who has been stuck in Serbia.
[Ireland] Disabled homeless children not priority for housing, says Ombudsman
Date of publication: 2017
The Irish Times reports that Dr.
[Italy] Almost 28,000 Foreign Minors Disappeared in Italy in 2016
Date of publication: 2017
According to the Latin American information agency, Prensa Latina, nearly 28,000 foreign minors vanished in 2016 from Italian households and care homes.
"This is our time. Will you stand with me?" (Video)
Date of publication: 2017
Publisher: Consortium for Street Children
Every day, millions of street-connected children suffer multiple and repeated violations of their rights.
[Kosovo] Kosovo police arrest 11 for exploiting begging children
Date of publication: 2016
Associated Press reports that Kosovo police have arrested 11 people and collected 36 children countrywide in a crackdown on child beggars.The people arrested included parents who were charged with child maltreatment and abandonment.
Moldova: The Runaways - Nobody's Children (Video)
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Centrul de Investigații Jurnalistice din Moldova
In a video investigation for investigatii.md, journalists Elena Moldoveanu and Vitalie Gutu present the situation of runaway children in Moldova.
[Moldova] Training volunteers involved in working with street children in Moldova
Date of publication: 2016
Between 10 to 11 October 2016, Terre des hommes Moldova, in partnership with the Municipal Department for Protection of Child Rights of Chisinau, organized the trainin

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