Northern America

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The Children's Bureau20 Aug 2019
Washington, DC, USA

The Evaluation Summit is a forum for child welfare leaders, members of the research and evaluation community, and their partners and stakeholders to come together for timely and important dialogue and learning.

Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights24 Jun 2019
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

The Child Protection Executive Education Course (CPEEC) offered by the Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights is designed for mid-career professionals who are engaged in the protection of and response to children vulnerable to abuse, violence exploitation and neglect.

Catholic Relief Services29 May 2019

The conference will highlight new priorities for OVC programs, best practices from current programs and discussion of challenges and opportunities to find, link, and retain children living with HIV.

Stephen Ucembe - Hope and Homes for Children13 May 2019

In this blog post for Hope and Homes for Children, Stephen Ucembe writes about the damaging impacts of orphanages in the African context. 

Laura Machlin, Adam Bryant Miller, Jenna Snyder, Katie A. McLaughlin and Margaret A. Sheridan - Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience8 May 2019

The present open access study examines how deprivation (including institutionalization) and threat are associated with cognitive and emotional outcomes in early childhood.

Carly Elizabeth Magee, Martin Guhn, Kimberly A. Schonert-Reichl, Eva Oberle - Children and Youth Services Review8 May 2019

This study examined associations between perceived support from adults in three developmental contexts (home, school and neighbourhood) and mental well-being (life satisfaction, self-concept, optimism) among grade four children living with foster parents in British Columbia (B.C.), Canada.

UNICEF8 May 2019

UNICEF is seeking a consultant to develop an operational manual on programme design, implementation and monitoring of child sensitive reintegration assistance programmes for returnee children and families.

CAFO8 May 2019

The 2019 OVC Applied Research & Best Practice Symposium will unite top academic OVC researchers and faith-based NGO's serving vulnerable children around the globe.

Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)8 May 2019
Louisville, KY, USA

The 2019 CAFO Summit will be held 8-10 May 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

CAFO7 May 2019
Louisville, KY, USA

This full-day workshop offers the opportunity to walk through the steps of the process to transition from residential to family-based care using a fictional case study and interactive small group discussion.