[Serbia] Conference to Mark World Family Day

21 May 2019
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SOS Children's Villages

World Family Day was marked in Novi Sad, Serbia, with a conference entitled, ‘Potentials and experiences of family accommodation in support of the biological family and prevention of deinstitutionalization’.

The conference had an international character, with professionals gathered from Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. It was organized jointly by the Provincial Secretariat for Social Policy, Demography and Gender Equality, Family Housing and Adoption Center Novi Sad, UNICEF, Novi Sad Children's Network, and SOS Children's Village Serbia.

Recommendations from the conference will be addressed to key decision-makers in order to improve the social protection system, especially in the area of care for children with disabilities.

 

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