Secrétariat Général

Protéger les enfants et réunir les familles au-delà des frontières depuis 96 ans

Children are the least infected, but not the least affected by COVID-19

First exchange of views of the Steering Committee for the rights of the child (CDENF) - Council of Europe

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LAUNCH! INTRAFAMILY INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTIONS

Spotlight on solutions - Intrafamily intercountry adoptions: upholding the rights of the child

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REMINDER: COVID-19: Adapting Child Protection Case Management

STARTS 29 JUNE 2020

Equip yourself: Unique free training opportunity on how to implement the plethora of COVID-19 technical notes and improve child protection, by adapting case management.

Available in English, Spanish, French and Arabic.

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UN Network on Migration: COVID-19 & Immigration Detention / May 2020

The Working Group on Alternatives to Immigration Detention of the UN Network on Migration recently released practical recommendations with guidance for States and stakeholders on preventing and responding to COVID-19 in the context of immigration detention.

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ISS is dedicating this special section on its website to COVID-19

In response to the unprecedented situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, ISS is dedicating this special section on its website to sharing resources that can support professionals (at the national and international level) working to protect children and support families during this time.

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ISS-UNICEF project in Mexico: New activities despite complex times

As part of its partnership under the joint project initiated in 2019, on 6 May, ISS and UNICEF gave together a remote training on residential care in times of COVID-19 in Mexico.

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ISS participates in meeting children’s rights leaders : LL.M. Leiden University / June 2020

ISS had the honour of remotely meeting over twenty passionate LLM students to explain the nature of the organisations' work as well its adaptation to COVID-19.

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LAUNCH: A guide for prospective adoptive parent(s), adoptive families and older adoptees

Financial and other support to countries of origin linked to intercountry adoption: A guide for prospective adoptive parent(s), adoptive families and older adoptees.

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OPEN ONLINE COURSE - MOOC/ STARTS 29 JUNE 2020

COVID-19: Adapting Child Protection Case Management

STARTS 29 JUNE 2020

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Day of General Discussion 2020 of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

As part of the Day of General Discussion on children without parental care that will be held by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child in Geneva on September the 18th. A call for application to create two advisory team is launched. One committee will be composed of children (under 18) and the other of young people (18 to 25) concerned by alternative care.

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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

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