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30 Mar 2020
The Network of Children's Organizations of Serbia wants to find out how a pandemic of a virus corona affects children. Your answers will help us find out what you think is most important to children at the moment, how you feel and what you care most...
30 Mar 2020
TBILISI, Georgia — Story time has moved into the virtual realm in Georgia, where dads are stepping up to the new parenting challenges faced by families self-isolating amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “By reading fairy tales to children who are stuck at...
27 Mar 2020
  The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action has developed the Technical note for the CP during COVID - 19 in order to support child protection workers in their efforts to respond to CP under these unusual circumstances. It is composed...
27 Mar 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Terre des hommes is calling on States to release all children from immigration detention, and to accelerate the release of children deprived of liberty in criminal justice or protection facilities. Urgent attention...
26 Mar 2020
Emergency guidance in helping social workers to manage Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) cases during the COVID-19 crisis is to be produced by the government, with the aim to help practitioners to deal with the DoLS cases during this time of ...

Unsafe and inhumane living conditions at the Moria reception and identification center for refugees, Greece Copyright: Terre des hommes Hellas 

25 Mar 2020
'Restore legality to protect refugees and the society at large amidst the pandemic'   Open letter signed by 121 Organizations To The President of Greece, Katerina Sakellaropoulou The President of the Hellenic Parliament, Constantine An. Tassoulas...
25 Mar 2020
A child protection social worker describes how her work and child protection has changed due to the coronavirus. She emphasizes the importance of the National Health Service, which has kept the country going during these unprecedented times. She...
25 Mar 2020
Many social workers will experience limitations in providing help and services during this pandemic. Because of this, addressing the ‘need complex’ becomes an even more important topic than usually. Elizabeth Clark describes the ‘need complex’ as a...
25 Mar 2020
Children infected by COVID-19 are likely to only have mild symptoms. Nonetheless this crisis is having, and will continue to have, an enormous impact on their lives. The challenges of staying home are compounded for children living in poor...
25 Mar 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is spreading worldwide and affects everyone personally. But in fragile contexts, people are especially at risk. Terre des hommes puts in all its effort to keep up development and humanitarian aid for children while...

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