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

Abuse has not to be a tradition- International Day on Prevention of Child Abuse

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My father used to spank me and look how I turned out a good person", „One smack doesn't cause much damage" . That is what the professionals convincing parents to non violent parenting hear. The aim of the campaign is to change such believes.
International Day on Prevention of Child Abuse established on 19th of November is to be a moment of reflexion on how the youngest ones are protected from abuse.

Situation of young children in Latvia

Latvian Centre "Dardedze" has published a report on situation of young children in their country.

Abused Child Quarterly on Resilience

The new edition of NCF' s quarterly publication „Abused Child. Theory, reserch and pracitice" has been just issued. Its main topic is resilience. The authors try to explain why some children in spite of their adverse experiences and bad conditions for development adapt positively and their development is not disturbed.

Protect me- I am small: omnibus survey results

Research report on the awareness and necesity of the campaign „Protect me- I am small" has been published by Lithuanian „Children Support Centre" and Latvian „ Center against Abuse: Dardedze" .

Protect me- I am small

SAPI, "Centre Dardedze" and Children Support Centre have published leaflets and posters within "Protect me -I am small campaign" carried out in the framework of "Child without abuse" project.

Publication for parents on effective parenting

The brochure by Children Support Center on effective and positive parenting "Let's grow together" has been published by Bulgarian SAPI, Lithuanian Children Support Centre and Latvian „Centre against Abuse: Dardedze" in the framework of the project „ Childhood without Abuse" and this year social awareness campaign "Protect me- I am small".