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.


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


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


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


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

CPC Webinar: Making the Invisible Visible: Counting Children on the Streets in Malawi
Date of publication: 2015
The CPC Network is organising a webinar on the subject of assessing the number of children in street situation.
Engaging Most Vulnerable Children in Community-Based Child Protection Systems Strengthening: the Experience of World Vision in Hard-to-Measure Contexts
Date of publication: 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.
National Study on Children in Street Situation in Albania
Date of publication: 2014
Publisher: United Nation Children's Fund
The Study on Children in Street Situation in Albania is conducted in the framework of Social Services Reform as the first national qualitative and quantitative assessment of children in street situation carried out in Albania, providing a baseline...
Children Trafficked for Exploitation in Begging and Criminality
Date of publication: 2013
Publisher: Council of the Baltic Sea States Secretariat
The report starts with a brief summary of what has been reported on the exploitation of children in begging and criminal activities in the four countries. It proceeds then to discuss selected elements of the legal framework concerning child...
Regional Report on Child Begging
Date of publication: 2011
Publisher: Save The Children
Early 2011, Save the Children Norway SEE together with four members of the South East Europe Children’s Rights Ombudspersons’ Network: Provincial Ombudsman of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, Ombudsman for Children of the Republika Srpska, Om
Street Children: A Mapping & Gapping Review of the Literature 2000 to 2010
Date of publication: 2011
Publisher: Consortium for Street Children
This paper presents a unique Literature Review of international research studies about street children published during the decade from 2000 to 2010. Studies have been collected and mapped into 12 thematic sections, drawing on more than 400 papers...
State of the World’s Street Children: Research
Date of publication: 2011
Publisher: Consortium for Street Children
The report has a dual purpose:
Observation Report: Exploitation of Albanian Children in Street Situation in Kosovo
Date of publication: 2010
Publisher: Terre des hommes
After the 1999 Kosovo war, a new phenomenon was noticed: Albanian children in street situations moving from Albania to Kosovo. These children and their families, who migrate to Kosovo mainly for begging or collecting metal face challenging socio-...
Street Children Stories
Date of publication: 2010
Each street child has its own destiny and its own story. The following stories sent by Member Organizations of the European Federation for Street Children (EFSC), illustrate such destinies giving a voice to these children who are often invisible....
Children in Street Situations
Date of publication: 2010
Terre des hommes is active in the issue of children living in street situations because these children have had their most basic rights disregarded and are especially vulnerable to all sorts of phenomena likely to endanger their life, their...


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