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Read the latest news on child protection from around Europe. For news related to the recent refugee crisis in Europe please see our Thematic Page.

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12 Jun 2019
The ministry of Human Capacities announced it wants to cancel the 'private student' status starting next school year. In case the student's life situation demands it, they can receive individual schedules, but it is the interest of society to have...
11 Jun 2019
Healthy families are more important than economic growth judged purely on spreadsheet figures, the Hungarian government told Breitbart London as it launched a new budget to support children and halt demographic decline. The government of Prime...
05 May 2019
What impacts the way media organizations across Europe report on migration? Does what happens behind the scenes in media organizations affect reporting on migration and migration policies? Rob McNeil, a researcher at the Centre on Migration Policy...
24 Apr 2019
The Netherlands Embassy in Budapest opened two calls for applications for projects focusing on Hungary. The deadline for application is 24 June 2019, 9 am. One of the projects is funded by the Human Rights Fund 2019, the other one by the Democracy...
06 Apr 2019
The Hungarian daily, Magyar Nemzet, published an interview with the founder of the Barnahus in the Hungarian city of Szombathely, Dr. Lazary. Now the head of the National Barnahus Know-How Centre, Dr. Lazary talks about the establishment of the...
04 Apr 2019
April 2-4 2019 a training was held in Budapest for child protection professionals coming from Eastern Hungary on forensic interviews conducted in the Barnahus. Dr. Gyorgyne Lazary, director of the Barnahus National Knowledge Center of Hungary and...
21 Mar 2019
The beginning of the year ChildHub has organised a series of webinars presenting the 7 strategies of INSPIRE. The INSPIRE package represents an evidence-based approach to revitalizing, focusing, and expanding current multisectoral efforts to prevent...
25 Jan 2019
László Székely, the ombudsman for fundamental rights in Hungary recommended closing the special needs homes and schools in a north-eastern Hungarian village Tornanádaska, unless those can be immediately repaired. This comes after the inspection that...
03 Jan 2019
The online women's magazine, WMN published the annual review of Dr. Szilvi Gyurko, about the top 10 issues that have rattled the public in 2018, related to children. 1. eye-for-an-eye: when a child threw a meerkats on the floor in a zoo, comments...

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