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Towards the right care for children
This study summarises existing knowledge on deinstitutionalisation in six countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America, and provides guidelines for future EU strategies on deinstitutionalisation in developing countries.
Securing Children’s Rights: A Guide for Professionals Working in Alternative Care
This guide, developed jointly by SOS Children's Villages International and the Council of Europe, promotes a child rights-based approach to alternative child care practice and aims to help professionals in the field of alternative care understand and support the rights of the children and young people with whom they work. Available in other languages.
Discover Your Rights! Brochure
The Council of Europe and SOS Children's Villages made this brochure for children and young people in alternative care. As a young person living in alternative care, or getting ready to leave care, you have special rights. Here's how to use them! Available in other languages.