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06 Sep 2019
On 13–14 November 2019, the Council of Europe will hold, under the French Presidency of the Committee of Ministers, a Children Rights Conference marking the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UN CRC). It...
30 Aug 2019
CAM are children who, for whatever reason, have suffered from displacement, separation or loss as a result of migration. They may: •    Be asylum seekers, refugees, economic or social migrants. •    Be accompanied by their families, or have...
12 Aug 2019
The VICE article on children trapped in Spanish enclaves paints a powerful picture of the experience of one of the most vulnerable groups: unaccompanied refugee and migrant children.   Spain has seen many cases of migrant children coming recently....
02 Aug 2019
Within the framework of the project, 'The Right of the Child to Have Their Voice Heard', funded by the European Union under the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights, and co-financed by the Republic of Serbia, and with the support of...
31 Jul 2019
More than 50 children from low-income families participated in the "I have the right to have rights –learning our rights through play" summer camp on 17–21 June. The camp was organized by Ion Creangă Gymnasium in the children’s village, Zârneşti in...
04 Jul 2019
Eurochild, the European children's advocacy network, has partnered with the world's largest law firm, Dentons, for the benefit of children's rights and well-being across Europe. With Dentons providing legal support and expertise pro bono, it is...
03 Jun 2019
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Committee on Migration recently expressed its concern regarding the severe threats migrant children face while on their journey to Europe. It also highlighted the inconsistencies of policies...
03 Jun 2019
The publication, “Towards the European Union – Key Problems of Social Inclusion in BiH” set out that children in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) are in an unfavorable social position and this is found as one of the main causes of the negative...
28 May 2019
UNICEF Serbia launched the U-Report, a platform that promotes youth participation by giving young people the opportunity to reach decision-makers at the highest levels. Within this project, Friends of Children of Serbia, with the financial support...
22 May 2019
On May 15th, 2019, the 7th session of the Council for the Rights of the Child was held. The session was attended by the Serbia local coordinator of the ChildHub project. Following the adoption of the minutes of the previous session, the members of...

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