European Union Member States have failed to give child poverty and well-being the deserved priority in their National Reform Programmes. As in former years, Eurochild disappointment that governments have strayed the opportunity to put children at the heart of policy reforms. Without devoting to the children, the Europe2020 targets will not be reached. To read the full press release, click here.
I was sitting in a sweltering California courtroom, serving as an expert witness on an adult case, when out of the corner of my eye I saw a tiny girl, fully shackled, walking down the […]
South Carolina, Under Lawsuit Settlement and Needing 1,500 Foster Homes, Could Become 20th State To Create Ombudsmans’ Office
South Carolina is set to become the 20th state to establish an autonomous office to hold its child welfare agency accountable. If Gov. Henry McMaster (R) signs the bipartisan S. 805, the Palmetto State will establish […]
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