Northern America

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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

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.


CAFO3 May 2017
Nashville, TN

The 2017 OVC Applied Research & Best Practice Symposium will unite top academic OVC researchers with leaders of faith-based NGOs serving children around the world, seeking together to give empirically-validated answers to the question of how we can elevate care for vulnerable children.

Catholic Relief Services30 Apr 2017

Catholic Relief Services is seeking a Technical Advisor to work in its Baltimore, United States' office.