Institut international des droits de l'enfant  


Centre interfacultaire en droits de l'enfant  

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International Seminar 2017


Nutrition, Health and Children's Rights


Sion, 9-11 October 2017

 Registration open!

Sion's 19th International Seminar will take place from the 9th to the 11th of October. The IDE will benefit from the expertise of their partner Terre des hommes on the topic of "Nutrition, Health and Children's Rights".

Nominations for the Veillard-Cybulski Award, which recognizes exceptional work that makes a new contribution to perfecting methods of treating children, adolescents and their families when in difficulty, are to be submitted before October 31, 2017.

A response from Cameroonian civil society to prevent child maltreatment: EMIDA - for Education in the Family - is our NGO of the month August.

La publication en juin 2017 de l'Observation générale sur les enfants en situation de rue du Comité des droits de l'enfant de l'ONU représente une étape importante. Editorial de Daniel Stoecklin.

The International Institute for the Rights of the Child is pleased to announce the publication of the book The Essentials in Juvenile Justice. Nearly 30 experts in the field share their knowledge and experience with the professionals.

Jean Zermatten underlines the importance of the new Guidelines on children in contact with the justice system released by the IAYFJM. Editorial.

Michele Poretti studied the ascension of Missing Children in the West’s agenda. Excerpts from its article regarding the United States, by Clara Balestra.

Michele Poretti studied the rise of «Missing Children» in the West’s agenda. After the United States, excerpts from its article regarding Europe, by Clara Balestra.

Some travel agencies seize the "voluntourism" marketing strategy in order to attract a clientele interested in giving a humanitarian objective to one’s vacation plans. With negative consequences. Editorial by Andressa Curry-Messer.

From a fragile family, to mining sites, to joining the ranks of the militia – the path of an innocent, become criminal. Editorial by Bertin Masansa Ma-Nkemba

A new report adds to the scientific knowledge in the field of early childhood research in Switzerland. Kathrin Brandenberg, Kaspar Burger, Sascha Neumann

Following the ratification of the CRC in 2015, Somalia begun the harsch work of implementation. Editorial, by Josias Agua Rosada.

The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) "Children’s human rights: interdisciplinary introduction" is now available on Coursera! An e-training  by the Center for Children's Rights Studies of the University of Geneva in collaboration with the IDE.