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Sexual Violence Research Initiative18 Sep 2017

On 18 September 2017, the Sexual Violence Research Initiative will hold its 5th international conference, the SVRI Forum 2017.

International Society for Child Indicators (ISCI)28 Jun 2017
Montreal, Canada

The International Society for Child Indicators (ISCI) is hosting its 6th Conference, entitled “Children in a World of Opportunities: Innovations in Research, Policy and Practice.”  The event will take place on June 28-30, 2017 in Montreal, Canada.

Resilience Research Centre14 Jun 2017
Cape Town, South Africa

RRC will be holding Pathways to Resilience IV in Cape Town, South Africa on June 14-16, 2017.

Emily Smith Goering, Terry V. Shaw - Child Abuse & Neglect1 Jun 2017

This study examined the odds of reentry across multiple common permanency types for a cohort of 8107 children who achieved permanency between 2009 and 2013. 

Global Social Service Workforce Alliance24 May 2017
Washington DC

The Global Social Service Workforce Alliance hosts an Annual Symposium to bring attention to data and trends affecting the social service workforce, a key component of the health workforce th

National Movement for Family and Community Coexistence22 May 2017
Recife, Brazil

The National Movement for Family and Community Coexistence, through its Executive Secretariat - ABTH, member of the RISE Network in Brazil; the Special Secretariat for Human Rights; the National Co

The Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law's Anti-Torture Initiative19 May 2017
Conference Room VII, United Nations Headquarters

On 19 may 2017, The Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law's Anti-Torture Initiative will host the launch of Protecting Children against Torture in Detention: Global Solutions for a Global Problem.  The event will be held in Conference Room VII in United Nations Headquarters, New York, USA.

ChildTrends12 May 2017

Child Trends is looking for a Research Scientist to join its Child Welfare research area which focuses on issues such as prevention of maltreatment, child protection, reunification, court oversight, foster care, kinship care, adoption, and youth leaving foster care. 

International Rescue Committee11 May 2017

International Rescue Committee is seeking a Regional Coordinator, Unaccompanied Children for its New York office.  

Catholic Relief Services7 May 2017

Catholic Relief Services seeks Child Protection and Alternative Care Senior Technical Advisor for its Baltimore, Maryland office.