Newsletter

Throughout the year, the BCN Secretariat disseminates alternative care publications, news, conferences, events and job postings via the email listserv announcement. The listserv membership has expanded from just over 300 participants in 2003 to over 4,400 in 2020. Nearly 400 non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, bi-lateral agencies, academic institutions, and foundations are represented.

BCN Newsletter December 2013/January 2014

Better Care Network

In this holiday issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, including updates on emergency responses to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, new research from China, Georgia, and Moldova, a focus on foster care and "voluntourism," and recent news and events.

BCN Newsletter November 2013

Better Care Network

In this issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, including research from Moldova and Indonesia; major regional-level initiatives in Latin America, Asia Pacific, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Europe; a focus on reintegration; country care reviews; and recent news and events.

BCN Newsletter September-October 2013

Better Care Network

In this issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, including research from Syria and Azerbaijan, a major global conference in New Delhi, India, intercountry adoption in the USA, country care reviews, and recent news and events.

BCN Newsletter August 2013

Better Care Network

In this issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, including a new campain to End Violence Against Children from UNICEF, research from Rwanda, Uganda, and Jordan, a focus on social transfers, country care reviews, and recent news and events.

BCN Newsletter July 2013

Better Care Network

In this issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, including  a new inter-agency advocacy initiative, new research from Bulgaria and Poland, a focus on children affected by HIV/AIDS, country care reviews, and recent news and events.

BCN Newsletter June 2013

Better Care Network

In this edition, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care, with a Special Focus on Reunification and Reintegration.

BCN Newsletter May 2013

Better Care Network

In this edition we bring you two new publications addressing the use of institutional care for children and a special focus on Child Maltreatment, and in particular Child Neglect.

BCN Newsletter 27 April 2013

Better Care Network

In this edition of the BCN Newsletter we report on the launch of the handbook, Moving Forward: Implementing the 'Guidelines for the Alternative Care of Children' in New York.

BCN Newsletter 5 April 2013

Better Care Network

In edition of the BCN newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care.

BCN Newsletter 4 March 2013

Better Care Network

In this issue of the BCN Newsletter, we highlight recent research, tools and policy briefs relevant to children's care.