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Better Care Network 17 Oct 2018

This country care review includes the care related Concluding Observations adopted by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Claire Caruana - Times of Malta14 Jun 2018

The government of Malta has unveiled its final draft of the new Children’s Protection Act, according to this article from the Times of Malta.

Sarah Carabott - Times of Malta23 Apr 2018

Appoġġ, a social service agnecy of the Foundation for Social Welfare Services in Malta, has launched a campaign encouraging people to take on the role of foster carer, in order to provide foster homes for the 250 children in out-of-home care who are not currently fostered.

Neil Zammit & Charlotte Moore - MCAST Journal of Applied Research & Practice1 Jan 2018

This study focuses on the impact of abuse on the child’s education while it explores how these children are being supported in care institutions to minimize and overcome the effects of abuse on their educational journey.

Childonomics project - Eurochild31 Oct 2017

The Childonomics project has developed an instrument that can help to reflect on the long-term social and economic return of investing in children and families.

Denise Grech - Malta Today22 Sep 2017

During the launch of Malta's public consultation on standards of adoption, the Minister of Family Affairs announced that adoptive families will benefit from up to €10,000 and be partially refunded for travel expenses. 

EuroChild30 Jun 2017

On 20 June, the Advisory Group for Childonomics, a research projected intended to develop a tool to determine long-term social and economic return of investing in children, met in Brussels for its final meeting. The final output of the project in pilot countries Malta and Romania is scheduled to be presented at the International Foster Care Organisations (IFCO) World Conference in November 2017. 

France2427 Jan 2017

Delphine Moralis discusses the 10,000 refugee children that have gone missing in the EU.

UNHCR1 Aug 2016

Global Strategy – Beyond Detention 2014-2019 is a document released by UNHCR, which aims to support governments to end the detention of asylum-seekers and refugees.  

Times of Malta27 Apr 2016

This article from the Times of Malta features the story of two foster parents in Malta.