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18 Sep 2019
Crimes involving the sexual grooming of children have been on the rise in recent years, according to the British police in Shropshire. From April 2018 until April of 2019, local law enforcement authorities investigated 70 percent more child sexual...
17 Sep 2019
'School for All', a Croatian civil society initiative, organized a protest rally in Zagreb on September 15th, demanding Croatian authorities employ more school assistants to ensure the inclusion of children with disabilities in the educational ...
16 Sep 2019
A recent study published in The Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry revealed that obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is caused by “doubt control”, and not by obsessions formed in childhood. It’s coming from a...
16 Sep 2019
Child, early and forced marriages are still widespread. A 2017 United Nations Children’s Fund estimated 726,000 child brides around the world. Many brides are victims of commercial sex and sex trafficking, especially in poor countries, which could...
13 Sep 2019
Students, teachers and principals from 30 schools in Moldova began the 2019 school year equipped with the knowledge and tools necessary to prevent and counter school violence thanks to trainings offered by the Terre des hommes Moldova Foundation....
12 Sep 2019
The Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM), and the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR) were adopted by the international community in 2018. These Compacts aim to better regulate international migration and manage major crises that...
12 Sep 2019
‘The most important thing adults can do is to love children more and listen to what they say’ The above-cited opinion was shared by every 9 in 10 children when they were asked what the most important thing is adults can do to end violence against...
12 Sep 2019
FICE Croatia, Eurochild candidate member (to be endorsed at the next General Assembly), have just launched the “LeaveCare-LiveLife” project, bringing together over 40 young care leavers this week in Zagreb. They will work for five days to develop...
11 Sep 2019
“Believe in something and do everything to achieve it. Believe in yourselves and the power of your voice because together we can change the world.”    Konstantinos, 17 years, and one of Eurochild’s former Eurochild Children’s Council Members has...
11 Sep 2019
The UN Refugee Agency, the United Nations Children’s Fund, and the International Organization for Migration warn European states to increase the resources and practical support within their school systems that would guarantee that all refugee,...

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