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

25 Mar 2020
According to the report of The European Committee of Social Rights Albania doesn’t meet the provisions of the European Social Charter. In spite of the fact that Albania also ratified the Charter there are some articles of it (16, 17, 27 and... Read more
27 Dec 2019
My Voice is a six-week programme in schools and colleges that deals with the exploitation of young people. My Voice supports teenagers aged 11–19 who may experience social exclusion, youth offending, going missing from home, self-... Read more
04 Oct 2019
The recent increase of unaccompanied migrant children raises serious issues in child protection. More and more refugee children arrive in the country without parental or other protection. There are only 1.169 available long-term accommodation... Read more

Learning

29 Mar 2018
About the webinar: This webinar will present the results of the qualitative study "Children in Street Situations in the Republic of Moldova" and is primarily aimed at child protection and social protection specialists working directly or... Read more
25 Oct 2017
`Resilience: from Research to Practice` is the second learning panel organized within the Building with Bamboo project. During the webinar the participants will have an opportunity to explore resilience-based approaches to working with... Read more
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

Library

08 Nov 2019
"60,000 Young Refugees and Migrants Who Arrived in Italy Alone Need Ongoing Support Through Transition to Adulthood" – UN Agencies The report highlights the ‘triple transition’ young refugees and migrants face... Read more
22 May 2019
This document is a report with recommendations issued by the Ombudsperson of Republic of Kosovo related to the issue of children in street situation in the country.  This report aims to (a) analyze the phenomenon of children in street... Read more
01 Apr 2018
This publication has been produced in the framework of the project "Ending Violence Against Women in the Western Balkans and Turkey: Implementing Norms, Changing Minds” implemented by UN Women and UNDP Country Office Montenegro, with the... Read more

Multimedia

02 Jun 2020
These are simple tips and tricks to reduce stress in parenting from the researchers and NHS (The National Health Service) - Mental health experts that specific dealing with the family issue scientifically.  There are two main parts of the... Read more
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

Children in street situation

[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
Regional Research on prevalence of street children phenomenon
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: Save The Children Italy
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.
Earn cents, lose the future (Video)
Date of publication: 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?
Guideline of procedures for the identification, immediate assistance and referral of children in street situations
Date of publication: 2016
Publisher: OSCE Mission Albania
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.

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