Eastern Europe

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Mark Wade, Nathan A. Fox, Charles H. Zeanah, Charles A. Nelson, Stacy S. Drury - Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry4 Mar 2019

This study draws upon data from the Bucharest Early Intervention Project (BEIP), a longitudinal study exploring the impact of severe psychosocial deprivation on child health and development to examine the relationship between telomere length and psychopathology.

Lumos26 Feb 2019

The Research Officer will be responsible for delivering research programme and activities ensuring high-quality delivery of ‘evidence for impact’.

Oliver Gillie - The Independent17 Feb 2019

This article revists a report from February 1990 that shone light on the situation of children in orphanages in Romania and the high rate of HIV infection among them. 

Terre des hommes25 Jan 2019

Terre des hommes is seeking a Regional Programme Manager for Children and Youth in Migration.

Charles A. Nelson III, Charles H. Zeanah, and Nathan A. Fox - Neural Plasticity15 Jan 2019

The question addressed in this paper from the Neural Plasticity journal is what happens to brain and behavior when a young child is deprived of key experiences during critical periods of brain development.

Mark Wade, Nathan A. Fox, Charles H. Zeanah, and Charles A. Nelson III - PNAS14 Jan 2019

The current study examined longitudinal trajectories of memory and executive functioning (EF) from childhood to adolescence in the Bucharest Early Intervention Project, a randomized controlled trial of foster care for institutionally reared children in Romania.

Vera Radeva - Institut d'études politiques de Paris7 Dec 2018

This doctoral research explores how the European Union membership has changed the post-communist heritage of institutional care in Bulgaria, focusing on the transformation of orphanages through the deinstitutionalization reform

Hyppölä, Oona-Maaria; Hyppölä, Anniina - University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Social Research1 Dec 2018

This thesis takes a range of Russian Children’s Villages as its case study in an attempt to investigate foster parents’ perceptions of parenting and thus shed light on the present-day development of the alternative care system in Russia.

BBC News29 Nov 2018

This video from BBC News features Russian writer Tamara Cheremnova who was born with Cerebral Palsy and placed in an orphanage as a child.

Keystone Human Services International 26 Nov 2018

Keystone Human Services International seeks a Grants Manager for the upcoming USAID-funded “Copilaria Mea” project.