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07 Oct 2019
Nowadays we hear more and more about domestic violence, and this is necessary because many victims are afraid or unable to seek help because of their young age. On the International Non-Violence Day (2nd of October) a new app was launched in Hungary...
13 Jun 2019
15-20% of children have already experienced some form of school violence. The most common is verbal abuse, but there is also emotional and physical abuse. Sexual harassment can also be counted here. Who will be abusive and who will be the victim?...
08 Feb 2019
PIG is an independent project of the Bulgarian director Drago Sholev and will be part of the main competition program of the upcoming Sofia Film Fest. The film tells the story of the thirteen-year-old Stoyan, played by Rumen Kochev, whom everyone...
28 Dec 2018
The National Network for Children (Bulgaria) shared a survey done by the Gallup International sociological agency from the beginning of December 2018, which indicated that Bulgarians are moderately tolerant regarding various topics of family...
28 Nov 2018
Deputies voted unanimously to adopt amendments to the Penal Code that criminalize all forms of domestic violence in Bulgaria. Despite the rejection of the Istanbul Convention, the government has focused on more than a dozen rules to combat domestic...
09 Aug 2018
Join the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance, the Global Partnership to End Violence and UNICEF for a webinar on Thursday, September 27, to examine the important role of the social service workforce in achieving the seven strategies outlined in...
26 Oct 2016
Network of Organizations for Children of Serbia MODS has organized a thematic group meeting on the topic of "Protecting Children from Violence" in Belgrade, on October 26th 2016 at the premises of the Republic Institute for Social Protection....
18 Oct 2016
Civil society in Kosovo is trying to raise the awareness of the public about domestic violence. According to sociologists and psychologists peopel receive better training on how to address this problem. Last Friday most of the media reported about a...
31 Aug 2016
'Politics Home' reports that the UK's PHSE Association has issued a warning to the Government over serious risks to child safety – as official figures show a fall of 32% in time allocated to PSHE education (Personal, Social, Health Education) on the...
24 Aug 2016
Network of Organizations for Children of Serbia invites all citizens to report their suspicion or knowledge of the existence of domestic violence to the relevant institutions. By doing this, Network of Organizations for Children of Serbia, joins the...

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