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Working with children affected by sexual violence in a participatory way

This special edition is the second newsletter of the EU-funded project LEAP, providing updates about the training of youth facilitators and the meeting of local communities of practice. At the same time we have included additional information on the topic of sexual violence against children. 

Also, please make sure to check out our latest blog, written by Kent Univesity's Child Protection Center on their different simulation games designed to help the further development of child protection professionals. 

News

10 Nov 2016

Bucharest, Romania: Five young people were trained as Co-facilitators for the LEAP project in Romania. The three-day training was held between 26th of October and 2nd of November. The group established its own rules, which include respect; attention...

19 Dec 2016

The Child Protection Hub is pleased to announce the launch of its first e-learning course today! This ChildHub Academy's course on children’s participation has been developed by CELCIS: Centre of Excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland, at...

18 Jan 2017

In the Netherlands, 20 professionals and experienced experts have formed a community of practice (CoP) to strengthen participation of young people who have been sexually abused or who are at risk of abuse. The participants come from a variety of...

06 Feb 2017

In October 2016 the training of youth facilitators was held in Pernik, Bulgaria. The three-day event was exciting as youth facilitators prepared themselves for their future work with young people within the "Life skills, leadership, limitless...

Webinars

30 Mar 2017

P.U.L.S.E. Foundation from Pernik, Bulgaria participates in the EU-funded project LEAP. The webinar is designed for specialists ,students and professionals and will aim to come to an agreement about terms used for sexual violence and child...

Vacancies

15 Feb 2017

The Association for Child and Family Empowerment “AVE Copiii” is hiring a Coordinator for the "Social, medical, educational and community development support to asylum seekers, refugees and beneficiaries of humanitarian protection" Project. It is a...

15 Feb 2017

Eurochild is creating a new role in its Secretariat in Brussels to support its efforts to build new and strengthen existing partnerships and identify new sources of funding. Eurochild seeks an entrepreneurial professional to join its team as...

17 Feb 2017

The EUROPEAN EXPERT GROUP ON TRANSITION FROM INSTITUTIONAL TO COMMUNITY-BASED CARE is seeking a part-time coordinator to support the implementation of its work with its members, EU institutions, EU member states and other neighbouring countries....

Check out our thematic page on sexual violence

You may be interested to browse more resources on the topic of children effected by sexual violence. The Child Protection Hub has created a thematic page collecting all news, documents, training resources, multimedia on the topic. Check it out now!

The project LEAP: Life Skills,Leadership Limitless Potential is being co-funded by the European Union