18 June 2007

EU commitment to children without parental care

On 13 June 2007, SOS-Kinderdorf International in cooperation with IFCO (International Foster Care Organisation) and FICE (Fédération Internationale des Communautés Educatives) presented their Quality4Children standards for European out-of-home child care. The presentation took place at the European Parliament, upon invitation of MEP Lissy Gröner and with the support of European Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner.

From left: R. Pichler (SOS), Ferrero-Waldner, Lissy Gröner, M. Niederle (FICE), K. Henderson (IFCO) - Foto: Margreiter

R. Pichler, Benita Ferrero-Waldner and Lissy Gröner - Photo: EP - European Parliament