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Better Care Network highlights recent news pieces related to the issue of children's care around the world. These pieces include newspaper articles, interviews, audio or video clips, campaign launches, and more.

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Nonprofit Launched to Replicate Missouri Family-Finding Program

Kim Phagan-Hansel - The Chronicle of Social Change

This article from the Chronicle of Social Change describes the establishment of a new organization in the U.S. aimed at helping to replicate the 30 Days to Family program, an intense, short-term intervention to place children with relatives within a month of entering foster care.

Hidden Children of Bulgaria

Our World - BBC News

In this episode of Our World from BBC News, film maker Kate Blewett examines what's happened to the children she met in Mogilino, Bulgaria in 2007 and reveals the reality of life for children in some of the new Group Homes.

We Won’t Improve Maltreatment Prevention Without Better Data Sharing

Theresa Covington - The Chronicle of Social Change

In this opinion piece for the Chronicle of Social Change, Theresa Covington, the director of the Within Our Reach office at the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities and the director of the National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention, describes the need for better data sharing to prevent child maltreatment fatalities in the United States.

The Children Act and the principle of less eligibility

Harriet Ward - The Guardian

In this opinion piece for the Guardian, Harriet Ward - Emeritus professor of child and family research of Loughborough University - argues that UK policy since the passage of the Children Act of 1989 has moved away from promoting children’s satisfactory development and welfare.

The Lost Children of Guatemala

Noticias Telemundo

This documentary from Noticias Telemundo shares the stories of children in Guatemala who were separated from their parents and sold for adoption.