The report on Child-Friendly Interviewing Rooms in Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine

The report on Presentation and Launch of Child-Friendly Interviewing Rooms in Western NIS/ Eastern EU Neighboring Region (Belarus, Moldova, The Ukraine) has been published in June 2011 by the International Center La Strada (Moldova).

Peer Education Training Manual Adolescent-related Risks and Dangers

This Manual provides training guidelines incorporating the peer education method. It has been developed within the third phase of the regional Child Trafficking Response Programme, managed by Save the Children in Albania, and with the participation of volunteers from Partners Bulgaria Foundation Resource Centre in the town of Kjustendil. This Manual aims at complementing adolescent activities within a programme for prevention of some of the risks encountered by adolescents nowadays. Its objective is twofold - on one hand, this Manual offers relevant information on each of the themes, and on the other hand, it enables young people to develop skills for independent living in order to protect themselves in risk situations.

Report on Early Intervention

This Report is rooted in one simple ambition: to ensure that every baby, child and young person grows up with the basic social and emotional competencies that will give them the bedrock skills upon which all else is built. That is the objective set in both the first and second of these Reports.

Report on prohibition of corporal punishment in schools

This report reviews progress towards prohibition of corporal punishment in schools and describes the actions that need to be taken to ensure that children's rights to protection from all forms of corporal punishment and to non-violent education are enshrined in national laws.

Trafficking in Persons Report 2011

The U.S. State Department released the eleventh annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report on June 27, 2011. Analyzing 184 governments' work in combating slavery, the Report is both the most comprehensive literature on the subject and an important strategic tool for US diplomatic efforts at increasing international efforts.

Report on child interviewing in Poland

The court files research of interviewing child-victims and witnesses of crime in Poland was carried out by the Nobody's Children Foundation in 2010 under the project supported by the European Commission - Directorate General Justice, Freedom and Security. The examination covered the records of criminal cases that ended finally in 2008, in which there was at least one hearing of a minor (under 18 years of age).

Report on formal care and adoption of children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

United Nation Children's Fund report is about children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia who are deprived of parental care. Despite recent reforms, which have led to an increase in the number of children being placed in alternative families – for example with foster parents, guardians or adoptive parents the majority of these children are still living in institutions.

The BASPCAN Congress in Belfast, 15-18th April 2012

The 8th BASPCAN Congress "Keeping Children Safe in an Uncertain World: Learning from Evidence and Practice" is taking place in Belfast in April 2012, and submissions of abstracts are now being invited. BASPCAN is a multi-disciplinary association for practitioners, policy makers, researchers and academics with an interest in children's welfare and protection from all forms of violence, abuse or neglect.

Handbook to support faith-based approaches to ending corporal punishment

This new handbook published jointly by the Churches' Network for Non-violence, the Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children and Save the Children Sweden,aims to help those working with and within religious communities to harness faith-based support for reform in their efforts to end corporal punishment of children.

The conference on Prevention of young child abuse in Poland

The 4th national conference „Prevention of young child abuse" took place in Warsaw, 17th June 2011. The conference was organized by the Nobody's Children Foundation. During the conference the Alina Margolis-Edelman Award for outstanding work in the field of protecting children against abuse.