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Opening Doors for Europe's Children1 Feb 2018

The 2017 country factsheets provide an update on the status of child protection and care reforms from 16 European countries that are the focus of Opening Doors for Europe’s Children campaign in Phase II. 

Mariya Cheresheva (BIRN) - Balkan Insight3 Aug 2017

Unaccompanied refugee children in Bulgaria face extreme risks in the country's refugee facilities, including temporary detention, a practice recently legalized contrary to international human rights standards. 

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)20 Jul 2017

This report from the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) provides data on migration throughout the EU from 1-30 June 2017. The report includes data on the child protection situation for migrant children, particularly the identification, emergency placement and accommodation of unaccompanied children. 

V.K. Terziev - Conference Paper. Conference: The VII International Academic Congress “Fundamental and Applied Studies in EU and CIS Countries”1 Feb 2017

This paper examines the deinstitutionalisation process in Bulgaria.

Opening Doors For Europe's Children1 Jan 2017

The Bulgaria Country Fact Sheet provides short details on the state of institutional care in Bulgaria.

Maria Milkova, Sofia Botevgrad, Byala Apeldoorn – Balkan Insight22 Dec 2016

This article discusses Bulgaria's challenges since the shut down of its crowded institutions, which housed disabled children.

TransMonEE1 Nov 2016

This document summarizes the content of the 6-7 October 2016 Network Meeting of National Statistical Offices. The event comprised of a number of presentations on topics related to the SDGs and data on children in alternative care. 

Venelin Terziev, Ekaterina Arabska - Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences27 Oct 2016

The current study makes analyses of the national strategy for deinstitutionalization of children and concludes on important recommendations concerning national policy development. 

Better Care Network3 Jun 2016

This country care review includes the care-related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child.

Lumos1 Jun 2016

This report shares outcomes to date for a group of 1,292 children and young people with disabilities who have transitioned out of large residential institutions (institutions) into small group homes (SGHs) in the community.