Northern Europe

This page contains documents and other resources related to children's care in Northern Europe. Browse the resources by country or category for more specific information.

Plan International4 Apr 2017

The focus of the position is to coordinate and implement projects by Plan International Country Offices and implementing partners, provide technical support for project planning, monitoring and eva

Hannah Richardson - BBC21 Mar 2017

This article from BBC reports that late family interventions are forcing children into care.

David Stewart - America Magazine10 Mar 2017

People protest as Britain reneges on its duty to take in 3,000 refugee children.

Jimmy Paul – The Guardian8 Mar 2017

The best thing people can do to help change the perception of children in care is to speak to, read about, and listen to people who have experienced care.

TT/The Local7 Mar 2017

Sweden begins physical examinations to assess the ages of young asylum seekers.

Sandra Laville -- The Guardian27 Feb 2017

David Hill wants to shed a light on the abuse perpetrated against child migrants who entered Australia from 1947 to the 1970s.

Heidi Allen, Allison McGovern, Tom Brake, Anne McLaughlin21 Feb 2017

This opinion piece from The Times states that the UK must honor its commitment to unaccompanied refugee children and take them in.

Uutiset8 Feb 2017

Save the Children seeks foster homes in Finland for unaccompanied refugee children.

Libby Purves - The Times6 Feb 2017

Libby Purves argues in favor of boarding schools for children with predicted poor outcomes.

Better Care Network3 Feb 2017

The Committee's recommendations on the issues relevant to children's care are highlighted, as well as other care-related concluding observations, ratification dates, and links to the Universal Periodic Review and Hague Intercountry Adoption Country Profile.