Catalogue by titles / Implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: seeking family-based alternatives for children who are abandoned or at risk of abandonment- Regional Seminar for Eastern and Central Europe

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ISS/IRC Code CONF-ISS 92-001
Partner code 5898
Title Implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: seeking family-based alternatives for children who are abandoned or at risk of abandonment- Regional Seminar for Eastern and Central Europe
Author International Social Service (ISS)
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Date published/issue 10-00-1992
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
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Publisher International Social Service, 32 , quai du Seujet, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland
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Page 51 p
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Type of material Book
Language of document
French
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Document description Guide
Report-Conf
Country concerned
Index Substitute-family
Abandon-cause
Child-rights
Risk-factors
Education-child-needs
Family-reintegration
Adoption
Awareness-raising
Meetings
Abandonment
Prevention-abandon
Child-interest
Free text Report on the conference which took place in Sofia, Bulgaria (28 September-2 October) organised by DCI, ISS, BICE/ICCB, UNICEF, in cooperation with the Bulgarian National Committee for UNICEF. Stated purpose of the Seminar: 1- to contribute to the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child; 2- to foster prevention by which all possible efforts are made to keep the child within his or her family while providing the appropiate family support measures; 3- to identify those measures best able to protect abandoned children, so as to provide them, if possible, with an appropiate family environment within their own culture. A the end of the Seminar the various working groups established a number of guidelines for Eastern and Central Europe with the view of improving the situation of abandoned children or those at risk of abandonment

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Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Development
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