Shaping the Child Protection Hub

Thank you very much!

You were 120 already to share with us your priorities for new multi-media audio and video resources on Childhub, through the online survey. Your top 5 interests are:
1. Professional educational videos (73%)
2. Some aspects of social work with the eyes of children (65%)
3. Explanation of complex issues, concepts or theories in a simple language (52%)
4. Short lessons teaching technical skills (46%)
5. Videos telling about day-to-day work of social workers in different regions  (39%)
These will be our absolute priorities from now on.

Continue to engage with us to shape and tailor this online platform to your NEEDS and promote it to your colleagues and peers to form a truly active and dynamic community of pioneering practitioners in the region.


Bulgaria: ‘I shall use the Child Protection Hub for my own professional development’

February 20, 2015
On February 20th, the Know-How Centre for the Alternative Care of Children launched Child Protection Hub in Sofia, Bulgaria. In March we are launching Child Hub in Romania and Moldova! 

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European Children on the move are not adequately protected

March 6, 2015
Holistic systems to protect all children on the move without discrimination, transnational cooperation among states and other related matters were discussed in Brussels at the European Public Conference ‘Closing a protection gap for European children on the move’.

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“Free from violence and exploitation” petition and campaign 

March 10, 2015
World leaders are deciding right now what their global priorities will be when the MDGs conclude in 2015. Those goals do not include keeping children free from violence and exploitation. Join the FreeFromViolence campaign!

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Online Child abuse moving to Skype, bitcoin: EUROPOL

February 25, 2015
Europe's policing agency warns that hi-tech criminals are increasingly selling live streams of child sex over legitimate chat sites and apps such as Skype for hard-to-trace virtual currencies like Bitcoin. 

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Slovenia: re-visioning social work with individuals, collectives and communities 

April 22-24, 2015
On April 22-24 Social Work Research Association is organising in Ljubljana the 5th European Conference for Social Work Research: Re-visioning social work with individuals, collectives and communities: social work research.


EU: 4 days training course on children on the move 

May and June 2015
RESILAND is offering two training courses to reinforce the capacities of professionals from NGOs and institutions working with children on the move. Apply by 15th March, 2015. 


Croatia: mental health of children in modern society 

March 20, 2015
On March the 20th the Child Protection Center of Zagreb and the Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Youth (Zagreb) organize a professional gathering „Mental health of children in modern society“. Places are limited, registration is necessary.



Child Rights Infographics 

March 3, 2015
Explore the series of infographics about child rights: right to justice, right to be protected, right to survive and develop, and right to participate. 

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How do we stop childhood adversity from becoming a life sentence? 

March 6, 2015
Benjamin Perks, the UNICEF Representative to Montenegro and United Nations Resident Coordinator, speaks about adverse childhood experiences.

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Moldova: Gender and Youth Program Coordinator 

March 20, 2015
United States Peace Corps in Moldova is recruiting a full-time Gender and Youth Program Coordinator, starting end of April, 2015. 

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Bosnia & Herzegovina: Social workers 

March 19, 2015
Center for Social work Trebinje is recruiting a manager for services for people with disabilities and a caretaker. 

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Albania & Kosovo: National Director

March 20, 2015
World Vision International is recruiting a National Director to provide overall strategic and operational leadership Albania & Kosovo.

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Click here to access even more vacancies >

We want to get to know you!

It’s a pleasure to see we are getting new members every day. Please tell us more about yourself by adding details to your profile, such as a photo, a CV and other here. If you’re not a member yet, we encourage you to register at  Members receive a lot of privileges, such as:

  • Exchanging with other members
  • Profiling your work and yourself
  • Submitting cases for peer discussions
  • Participating in forum discussions
  • Suggesting topics for webinars
  • Proposing new functions on the platform
  • … and very soon we will start giving rewards to active members – stay tuned! 
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