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International Society for Child Indicators (ISCI)28 Jun 2017

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.

Amitha Kalaichandran, The Canadian Press - rdnewsnow16 Mar 2017

The political situation in the U.S. drives unaccompanied minors across the border to Canada where their futures are uncertain.

Tonito Espisito, Martin Chabot, David W. Rothwell, Nico Tocme, Ashleigh Delaye - Children and Youth Services Review1 Jan 2017

In examining to what extent poverty reduction policies and family support services mitigate the risk factors associated with out-of-home placement, this study found that absolute poverty influences a child’s risk factors for out of home placement.

Shanifa Nasser - CBC New Toronto4 Nov 2016

New Canadian child welfare law allows children to have a say in their care.

Dufour, Sarah; Lavergne, Chantal; Gaudet, Judith; Couture, Dominique -- Canadian Psychology/Psychologie Canadienne1 Nov 2016

This study underscores the fact that visible minority families receiving child protective services are a far from homogeneous group and that there are a number of effective methods that can be used with them.

Barbara Lee, Esme Fuller-Thomson, Nico Trocme, Barbara Fallon, and Tara Black -- Children and Youth Services Review1 Nov 2016

This study used the 2008 Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect data to determine the representation of child maltreatment investigations for Asian-Canadian versus White-Canad

Morningstar - Canada Newswire21 Oct 2016

Black youth in Canada speak up against systematic racism in the care system.

isci15 Oct 2016
Location: 
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The abstract submission deadline for the 6th Conference of the International Society for Child Indicators has been extended to October 15, 2016.

UNICEF Canada - KSLA News2 Sep 2016

This news report states that nearly half a million refugee and migrant children are in the hands of smugglers.

Matt Maura The Bahamas Weekly2 Sep 2016

Global men are being challenged to take on greater roles in the local, regional and international efforts to reduce the incidences of child abuse/child maltreatment in countries worldwide, and in the day-to-day rearing of global children.

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