Special section: Violence against children

You can access all the resources on the issue of violence against children on this single page: news, documents, learning resources, discussions and experts

News

08 Jun 2018
The Children's Advocacy and Support Center of the "Animus Association" Foundation provides services to children who are victims of violence and their families. The centre now has a Blue Room for questioning and hearing of children... Read more
17 Apr 2018
The Europe Regional Office has launched the Child Protection in Europe working group as an opportunity for Tdh professionals to share inspiring and promising practices of promoting children’s rights to fulfil their potential as well as to keep... Read more
12 Apr 2018
PLAN Z Report September 2017-March 2018 Plan Z is a collaboration between Plan International, Save the Children, SOS Children’s Villages, Terre des Hommes and World Vision that aims to enable and empower those best placed to understand... Read more

Learning

02 Mar 2018
The webinar The psychotic response as a defence mechanism and working with children focuses on the use of psychotic defences as a way of coping with intense frustration. Dependent on their parents’ reading of events, children rely on the... Read more
13 Nov 2017
Gain the skills to assess and manage incidents of sexualised behaviour within your primary school. Working at your own pace, this online course will teach you how to: recognise which sexual behaviours are healthy and which are of concern... Read more
02 Nov 2017
Let's talk about sexual violence against children and its consequences. About children's right to participate. This webinar is designed for specialists, students and professionals and aims to reach an agreement on the terms used for... Read more

Library

01 Apr 2018
"Professional Standards for Protection Work (third edition) constitutes a set of minimum but essential standards aimed at ensuring that protection work carried out by human rights and humanitarian actors in armed conflict and other situations... Read more
01 Mar 2018
This UNICEF document is the first thematic report assessing performance toward achieving the SDG global targets that concern children and young people. It  assesses the world’s performance to date, focusing on 44 indicators... Read more
01 Jan 2018
Violence against children is a phenomenon that could no longer be ignored. This factsheet presents the global prevalence, the consequences and the root causes of violence against children, based on different recent studies. The statistics... Read more

Topics

04 Apr 2018 by Philippa Watts
I am a Participation Development Officer working specifically with children with disabilities in the UK, supporting them to be involved in strategic...
06 Oct 2017 by Raluca Condruț (Icleanu)
27 Apr 2017 by TDH Super Admin
What prevention programs exist in your country to avoid having hcildren in street situation? What are the main causes for children ending up on the...

Multimedia

08 Mar 2018
Usain Bolt will play in Unicef's Soccer Aid game in June. The Olympic sprinter will captain the World XI, while Robbie Williams heads up the England side.
06 Sep 2017
During this 50-minute talk, hosted on September 5, 2017, by the "Coffee Break" show at Radio Chisinau, the journalist together with Ana Racu, deputy director of Tdh Moldova, Member of the Committee against Torture and Mihaela Săsăman,... Read more
06 Jul 2017
This video is a useful presentation by the psychologist Marshall Rosenberg, the creator of the communicative process of "nonviolent communication". The lecture is part of a workshop held in San Francisco, USA in April 2000. The length of... Read more

Violence against children

[Bulgaria] "Animus Association" Foundation Acquired a Blue Room for Interrogation and Hearing of Children
Date of publication: 2018
The Children's Advocacy and Support Center of the "Animus Association" Foundation provides services to children who are victims of violence and their families. The centre now has a Blue Room for questioning and hearing of children since May 2018.
Minutes of the meeting "Implementing INSPIRE: Seven Strategies for Ending Violence Against Children" - 19/20 April 2018
Date of publication: 2018
These are the minutes of the meeting "Implementing INSPIRE: Seven Strategies for Ending Violence Against Children" organised by WHO on 19-20 April 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Child Protection in Europe group just launched!
Date of publication: 2018
The Europe Regional Office has launched the Child Protection in Europe working group as an opportunity for Tdh professionals to share inspiring and promising practices of promoting children’s rights to fulfil their potential as well as to keep chi
INSPIRE: Factsheet & Resources
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: WHO
INSPIRE, Seven strategies for Ending Violence Against Children provides the building blocks to reach the 2nd goal of the Global Partnership: accelerated action (www.end-violence.org).
Professional standards for protection work - Third edition, 2018
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
"Professional Standards for Protection Work (third edition) constitutes a set of minimum but essential standards aimed at ensuring that protection work carried out by human rights and humanitarian actors in armed conflict and other situati
Soccer Aid: Usain Bolt to make Old Trafford debut for Unicef
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: UNICEF
Usain Bolt will play in Unicef's Soccer Aid game in June. The Olympic sprinter will captain the World XI, while Robbie Williams heads up the England side.
[International] Girls Not Brides welcomes historic drop in global number of child marriages but warns complacency is not an option
Date of publication: 2018
This article focuses on the latest global child marriage statistics released by UNICEF, highlighting a historic drop in this harmful traditional practice. According to these new figures, 25 million child marriages were averted in the last decade.
Psychotic functioning as defense and working with children [Webinar in Bulgarian language]
Date of publication: 2018
The webinar The psychotic response as a defence mechanism and working with children focuses on the use of psychotic defences as a way of coping with intense frustration.
Child Protection Assessment Report, Gaza Strip, 2018
Date of publication: 2018
Publisher: Terre des hommes
Building upon a previous Child Protection Rapid Assessment (CPRA) conducted in 2014, a new CPRA has been released in early March 2018.

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