Child Abuse and Neglect

1 in 5 campaign in Poland

One in five children in Europe falls victim to sexual abuse. However, the data gathered in Poland shows that only 50% of parents talk with their children about sexual exploitation. Educational campaign "Chatting Pants" launched in March 2015 equips parents with simple methods of teaching children how to identify and respond to potentially dangerous situations. It is run by the Nobody's Children Foundation as part of the Polish edition of Council of Europe's "One in Five" campaign.

11 National Conference Helping Children- Victims of Crime in Poland

On 20th and 21st of October took place the 11th National Conference „Helping Children-Victims of Crime" organized by Nobody's Children Foundation, the Ministry of Justice and the Department of Social Policy of Warsaw's City Hall.

Prevention of child sexual abuse and sexual exploitation in Central and Eastern Europe – a comprehensive approach

On 13-14 October 2014 the kick of meeting of the project „Prevention of child sexual abuse and sexual exploitation in Central and Eastern Europe - a comprehensive approach" was held in NCF's premises in Warsaw.

Latvia ratifies the Lanzarote Convention

18.08.2014 - Latvia is the 32nd country to ratify the Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse (CETS No. 201).

The Convention will enter into force as regards Latvia on 1 DecemberAugust 2014.