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Dear Colleagues,

In front of you is a compilation with some of the most recent resources, news and vacancies in the field of child rights and child protection. Childhub is pleased to announce our Barnahus webinar series with the PROMISE project continues in 2019 as well! Yesterday we had a highly productive and engaging webinar with Mr Simon Sigvaldason, a judge from Iceland, on the importance of forensic interview with children victims of violence. In March we will continue this discussion with two new speakers, on adapting forensic interview to the needs of children and how Barnahus works to prevent re-victimization when conducing forensic interviews with children. Check out the recording of the first webinar here and scroll down to learn more and register for the upcoming sessions in this mini webinar series! Until we get in touch again, stay tuned and follow our news and vacancy announcements, as there are new opportunities coming down the pipeline very soon. We hope you will enjoy the read and join our upcoming activities!

If you have any comment, feedback or proposal for us, do not hesitate to get in touch via info@childhub.org.

 

Kind regards,

Your Child Protection Hub

NEWS

15 Feb 2019

UNICEF and UNHCR have joined their efforts in calling for governments and regional organizations to end child statelessness in Europe, after the significant rise in the number of children identified as stateless in Europe in the recent years....

12 Feb 2019

Members of European Parliament adopted a non-legislative resolution calling for additional efforts to combat anti-gypsyism in the EU. Some of the most important areas where Roma rights continue to be violated across the EU are relation to education...

06 Feb 2019

According to the new joint report of UNICEF and ILO only 35% of children has social protection coverage, the situation is the most concerning in Asia where only 28% have, and in Africa with as few as 16% of children enjoy a welfare safety net....

07 Feb 2019

The EU is working together with the Roma Education Fund (REF) as part of the regional Project “Increased Education Opportunities for Roma Students and Roma Youth in Western Balkans and Turkey” to provide better education opportunities for Roma...

WEBINARS

07 Mar 2019

We will host the second in the mini webinar series on forensic interviews in Barnahus on March 7th at 2pm CET, to present strategies and approaches to meeting the individual needs of every child and ensuring equitable access to child-friendly...

14 Mar 2019

Join us for the last in mini webinar series on forensic interviews in Barnahus on March 14th at 2pm CET done in cooperation with the PROMISE project! With reference to Barnahus Quality Standard 6, this webinar will explore how a forensic interview...

PUBLICATIONS

01 Feb 2019

UNICEF and ILO published a joint report aiming to contribute to the ongoing discussions about the future of social protection for children. According to the report, it is essential for future universal social protection schemes to include and...

01 Jan 2019

The routes taken by refugees and migrants in their attempts to reach Europe have changed in 2018, but the danger remained, if not increased. In early 2018 majority of refugees and migrants was coming to Europe through Greece, but towards the end of...

01 Jan 2019

The report in front of you is produced by the UNHCR, providing you valuable insights into the lives and stories of some of the refugee children under the mandate of this organization, as well as their educational aspirations for the future and the...

01 Dec 2018

With the increasing influx of refugees and migrants in Europe in the past years, the question of their integration into European societies becomes one of the most important issues to address. This is a joint publication of the OECD’s International...

01 Dec 2018

The UNICEF Innocenti Working Paper is based on the data collected from 150 countries collected over 10 years, from 2006 to 2016, analyzing the drivers of migration. The finds confirm decision to migrate or not depends on the child-related concerns,...

VACANCIES

01 Mar 2019

Terre des hommes Moldova is looking to find a researcher/team of researchers/university to conduct a Baseline study on gendered social norms, attitudes and behaviours, regarding violence against children.   ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND Working in...

31 Mar 2019

I. Information about the position Name of position: Humanitarian Capacity Development Manager Expected length of employment: 12 months with possibility of extension (long-term contract preferred) Type of position: Full-time Place of employment:...

28 Feb 2019

Open for full or part-time workers. Negotiable stipend. Based in the U.S., SPI is a registered 501(c)(3) NGO dedicated to supporting doubly marginalized refugee populations. SPI currently operates emergency housing shelters for LGBT refugees in...

22 Feb 2019

A. Presentation ERIKS Development Partner ERIKS is a Swedish NGO, based on Christian and humanitarian values, founded in 1967. ERIKS is a child rights organisation that carries out development projects in partnership with around 60 local partners...