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Call for Applications: Young Researchers’ Participation in SVRI Forum 2017

Posted By: • February 28th, 2017

The Sexual Violence Research Initiative is seeking to identify 10 young researchers between the ages of 18-24 who have engaged in participatory research activities on violence against children to attend the upcoming SVRI Forum 2017 as well as 5 NGO facilitators to support their participation in the conference. The Forum is scheduled to take place from 18-21 September in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Participants selected for this program should be based in Eastern Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, and/or East Africa. Read More

Call for Articles

Posted By: • January 22nd, 2017

The RISE Learning Network is inviting contributions from professionals around the world working on projects and programmes that aim at the recovery and reintegration of children affected by sexual exploitation and other forms of violence and abuse. Read More

Call for a Photographic Exhibition

Posted By: • April 28th, 2017

The Inter-American Children’s Institute (IIN) is the specialized agency of the OAS responsible of promotion of studies related to children, adolescents and the family in the Americas and to generate technical instruments that improve the performance of States in the promotion and protection of the Rights of children and adolescents
through their public policies. Read More

Call for short stories: “Rights should not be a fairy tale”

Posted By: • April 28th, 2017

With the purpose of promoting and encouraging children’s participation in the region, through artistic, expressive and creative spaces, the Inter-American Institute of the Child, within the framework of its 90th Anniversary, invites them to take part in a Collection of Short Stories “RIGHTS SHOULD NOT BE A FAIRY TALE”. Read More

“Instrumental Variables”: Webinar on how to know if a program made a difference

Posted By: • April 28th, 2017

The USAID-funded MEASURE Evaluation project is hosting a series of webinar discussions of the popular MEASURE Evaluation manual, How Do We Know If a Program Made a Difference? A Guide to Statistical Methods for Program Impact Evaluation. Each webinar in the series reviews key topics from a chapter through verbal discussion and graphical presentation. Read More

National Dialogue on Children´s Family and Community Life

Posted By: • March 26th, 2017

The National Movement for Family and Community Coexistence, through its Executive Secretariat – ABTH, member of the RISE Network in Brazil, together with the Special Secretariat for Human Rights, Ministry of Justice and Citizenship, the National Council on the Rights of Children and Adolescents (Conanda), and with the local support from the Gabinete Asesoria Jurídica Popular Organizations (GAJOP), are organizing the Seminar “National Dialogue on Children´s Family and Community Life”, to be held on 22-23 May 2017, in Recife. Read More

Being Heard Project: Call for Evidence

Posted By: • March 26th, 2017

The International Centre (IC): researching child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking (University of Bedfordshire) in partnership with Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) are undertaking an international review of evidence relating to participatory methodologies used in research and consultation relating to sexual violence involving children and young people. Read More

E-course on Managing Gender-based Violence Programmes in Emergencies

Posted By: • March 26th, 2017

UNFPA is excited to launch the new and updated version of their free online course on “Managing Gender-Based Violence Programmes in Emergencies”. The course targets new or emerging gender-based violence (GBV) specialists as well as humanitarian or development practitioners – and others – who want to increase their knowledge around GBV prevention and response in emergencies. Read More

Prosecution for Prevention of Child Sexual Exploitation

Posted By: • March 13th, 2017

On Monday 27th March United Purpose, in partnership with King’s College London, ECPAT UK and the Brazilian Labour Prosecution Office (MPT), will be hosting a seminar on Prosecution for Prevention: Disruptive Innovation in Child Protection. Read More