Child Abuse and Neglect

lncrease in child trafficking - new UNODC report

The 2012 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has revealed that 27 per cent of all victims of human trafficking officially detected globally between 2007 to 2010 are children, up 7 per cent from the period 2003 to 2006.

Second International Conference “Victimization of children, dimensions and prevention” held in Sofia

Social Activities and Practices Institute in partnership with the Ministry of Justice organized the Second International Conference "Victimization of children, dimensions and prevention". At the conference were presented national and European policies and practices on child abuse prevention and child-friendly justice. 

13th ISPCAN European Regional Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect in Dublin

The 13th ISPCAN European Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect shall be held in Dublin September 2013. The dedline for submitting abstracts is 18th January. Delegates will have opportunities to discuss the current state of research and interventions on CAN in Europe and internationally, discuss new challenges and emerging topics and help shape national and international responses.

27th San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment

The Chadwick Center for Children and Families invites to attend the 27th annual San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment which will take place from 28th January to 31th January 2013.The organizers offer a terrific agenda of evidence and research-based topics, as well as current thinking and new ideas, presented by international experts and practitioners in the field. The conference's program offers a balance of well-known experts along with new faces